A script to automate the collection of email using Eudora Li

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A script to automate the collection of email using Eudora Li

Post by Marcus Tettmar » Wed Jun 11, 1997 11:00 pm

Contributed By: Marcus Tettmar [email protected]
Submitted On: 12/06/97

Change Directory>c:\eudora
Run Program>c:\eudora\eudora.exe
WaitWindowOpen>Eudora Light*
SetFocus>Eudora Light*
Press ALT
Send Character/Text>FM
Release ALT
WaitWindowOpen>Progress
WaitWindowClosed>Progress
SetFocus>Connected to your-connection-name
Press ALT
Send Character/Text>c
Release ALT
SetFocus>Eudora Light
Press ALT
Send Character/Text>Fx
Release ALT

This script relies on Eudora not displaying a dialog box indicating that you
have new mail. Switch this setting of in Eudora using
Tools/Options/Getting Attention and then uncheck 'Use an alert dialog
box'. Remember to replace your-connection-name with the name of your
DUN connection, making sure it is the correct case. Depending on how
you have Dial Up Networking set up, you may need to send some
additional key strokes to enter your username and password, if your
system displays a Dial Up Networking connection dialog.

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