Controlling windows gui applications from python
simon.brunning at gmail.com
Tue Nov 22 20:17:46 CET 2005
On 21/11/05, tim <tim.vets at skynet.be> wrote:
> Thanks for this tip, this looks like exactly what I need.
> Is there a more extended documentation for watsup somewhere ?
Err, not a lot, no.
> I didn't find info on:
> how to send keystrokes to a program.
You don't do that. WATSUP uses WinGuiAuto, which is a fairly thin
wrapper around the Win32 API. Oh, and it's rubbish.
Rather than sending keysrokes, you instead just set the controls' text
to whatever you want it to be.
> how to control ComboBox elements...
Should be a simple extension to what's already there.
> trying out the examples, here are some problems I am running into:
I'm afraid I can't really help you here. I'm a Mac user these days!
You might have some luck with the WATSUP user mailing list -
simon at brunningonline.net,
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