AutoHotkey Use functions instead of labels Gui with functions instead of labels


Example showing how to create Guis using functions instead of labels.

Gui, Add, Button, gCtrlEvent vButton1, Button 1
Gui, Add, Button, gCtrlEvent vButton2, Button 2
Gui, Add, Button, gGoButton, Go Button
Gui, Add, Edit, vEditField, Example text
Gui, Show,, Functions instead of labels

CtrlEvent(CtrlHwnd:=0, GuiEvent:="", EventInfo:="", ErrLvl:="") {
    GuiControlGet, controlName, Name, %CtrlHwnd%
    MsgBox, %controlName% has been clicked!
GoButton(CtrlHwnd:=0, GuiEvent:="", EventInfo:="", ErrLvl:="") {
    GuiControlGet, EditField
    MsgBox, Go has been clicked! The content of the edit field is "%EditField%"!

GuiClose(hWnd) {
    WinGetTitle, windowTitle, ahk_id %hWnd%
    MsgBox, The Gui with title "%windowTitle%" has been closed!