Home | Blog | Software | Reviews and Features | Forum | Help | Donate | About us
topbanner_forum
  *

avatar image

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
  • September 24, 2016, 10:42:31 PM
  • Proudly celebrating 10 years online.
  • Donate now to become a lifetime supporting member of the site and get a non-expiring license key for all of our programs.
  • donate

Author Topic: ScreenCraptor object capture can grab controls only in first group box  (Read 722 times)

hellboy81

  • Participant
  • Joined in 2013
  • *
  • default avatar
  • Posts: 1
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
There is a window with 4 group boxes:



Object capture can grab controls inside "Properties":



This box has following definition:

Quote
CONTROL "Properties", -1, BUTTON, BS_GROUPBOX | WS_CHILD | WS_VISIBLE, 7, 4, 261, 209

But can not grab inside other group boxes :

Options:


Quote
CONTROL "Options", -1, BUTTON, BS_GROUPBOX | WS_CHILD | WS_VISIBLE, 7, 220, 261, 92

Why?

mouser

  • First Author
  • Administrator
  • Joined in 2005
  • *****
  • Posts: 36,245
    • View Profile
    • Mouser's Software Zone on DonationCoder.com
    • Read more about this member.
    • Donate to Member
Re: ScreenCraptor object capture can grab controls only in first group box
« Reply #1 on: November 15, 2013, 03:41:15 PM »
That's odd - if you move the cursor inside it I would think you would be able to capture them.

One advanced thing you can try is the 4th option shown in the dialog after you use red box to capture an object/window, which is labeled "Capture Multiple Images, One for teach Child Control".

Use redbox to select the entire window and then choose that..

Either you will be wonderfully surprised that it captures every single control automatically, or you can let me know if it fails.