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macro_express_instructions_on_capturing_mouse_movements [2009/07/07 11:23]
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 Make sure ALEPH is open and not minimized before you begin. ​ Follow the directions provided by the quick wizard screens: Make sure ALEPH is open and not minimized before you begin. ​ Follow the directions provided by the quick wizard screens:
  
-  - Quick Wizards ​(icon on left)+  - Click on the <Quick Wizardsicon on the left side of the screen.
   - Welcome to Macro Express Quick Wizards! ​ Choose <​Macro> ​   - Welcome to Macro Express Quick Wizards! ​ Choose <​Macro> ​
-   - Please Select a Wizard ​  <​Capture a Macro> +  ​- Please Select a Wizard  <Capture a Macro> 
-  - Capture a Macro  <​Next>  ​+  - Capture a Macro <​Next>  ​
   - Do you wish to capture keystrokes? <Yes>   - Do you wish to capture keystrokes? <Yes>
   - Do you wish to capture the mouse movements and clicks? <Yes> <​Screen>​ <Capture all mouse movements>​   - Do you wish to capture the mouse movements and clicks? <Yes> <​Screen>​ <Capture all mouse movements>​
-  - Do you wish the macro to play back <Choose your speed>  ​NOTEUse <Same speed as recorded>​ if you are shifting between windows.  ​The macro may not be able to keep up with speedier processes when the system is slow.  ​Otherwise, experiment with faster speeds. +  - Do you wish the macro to play back <Choose your speed>  ​Note: The macro may not be able to keep up with speedier processes when the system is slow or if the macros shifts between screens.   
-  - The following is a list of all of the window titles. <​ALEPH...etc.> ​NOTE If ALEPH (etc.) does not display, be sure the ALEPH window is open and not minimized before beginning creation of the macro. +  - The following is a list of all of the window titles. <​ALEPH...etc.> ​ Note: If "ALEPH...(etc.) does not display, be sure the ALEPH window is open and not minimized before beginning creation of the macro. 
-  - Choose an activation for the macro  Hotkey +  - Choose an activation for the macro <Hotkey> 
-  - Select a hotkey from the list below <choose a hotkey>  ​NOTE: The hotkey may be keyed in.   +  - Select a hotkey from the list below <choose a hotkey>  ​Note: The hotkey may be keyed in.   
-  - Would you like this macro to Play back in specific programs ​(Or choose ​Play back in specific windows if creating a macro that does not switch between ​windows. ​ ​Limiting ​to windows will probably prevent the macro from running wild in the wrong window but I haven’t tested this.) +  - Would you like this macro to <Play back in specific programs> Note: If you choose ​programs instead of windows ​your macros will survive program upgrades (i.e. Aleph upgrade from version 18 to 19)  
-  - Play back macro in specific program ​(or windows) ​ ​SELECT +  - Play back macro in specific program  ​<SELECT> 
-  - Select ​ <​CATALOG.EXE> ​etc. (or in windows choose ALEPH …), ADD, OK +  - Select ​ <​CATALOG.EXE>, ​<ADD><OK> 
-  - Play back macro in specific programs ​(or windows)  ​<​NEXT>​+  - Play back macro in specific programs <​NEXT>​
   - Macro nickname <Name your macro> <​FINISH>​   - Macro nickname <Name your macro> <​FINISH>​
   - When you are ready to record, press <OK>, do your thing, then press the HOTKEY to stop macro. ​ Every mouse movement, key stroke, and text entry is recorded.   - When you are ready to record, press <OK>, do your thing, then press the HOTKEY to stop macro. ​ Every mouse movement, key stroke, and text entry is recorded.
   - When recording is done, the program returns you to your macro list.  (I’m not sure if you need to press Ctrl S to save but I do just in case.)   - When recording is done, the program returns you to your macro list.  (I’m not sure if you need to press Ctrl S to save but I do just in case.)
-  - To test the macro, place your cursor at the starting point and play.  ​Hopefully, ​VIOLA!+  - To test the macro, place your cursor at the starting point and play.  VIOLA!
    
  
 //​[[cknapp@library.umass.edu|Primary contact: Catherine Knapp]]// //​[[cknapp@library.umass.edu|Primary contact: Catherine Knapp]]//
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