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en:actions:actionkey [2011/11/14 13:28]
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en:actions:actionkey [2016/10/09 11:10]
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-====== Key ====== 
  
-This action allows you to simulate a key press or release. This action should not be used to write text, to do so you should rather use the  [[en:​actions:​ActionWriteText|Write text]] action. 
-You could use this action to trigger a keyboard shortcut (F5 to refresh a Web page, Escape to exit a dialog box...) or another feature. 
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-===== Standard parameters ===== 
-==== Input parameters ==== 
-== Key == 
-The key to press. To set the value of this field you only have to press the wanted key. 
-== Action == 
-The action that should be performed: 
-  * Press and release: a simple keypress. 
-  * Press: the key is maintained pressed until another action stops it or until the execution ends. 
-  * Release: the key is released if it was previously pressed. 
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-===== Advanced parameters ===== 
-== Type == 
-The keyboard type to use. Windows only. 
-  * //Win32//: the standard Windows keys. 
-  * //​DirectX//:​ the DirectX keys, choose this if the regular keys doesn'​t work. 
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-== Press/​Release pause == 
-The amount of time to wait before releasing a pressed key. 
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-===== Exceptions ===== 
-  * [[en:​actions:​exceptions#​Bad parameter|Bad parameter]] 
-  * [[en:​actions:​exceptions#​Code error|Code error]] 
-  * [[en:​actions:​exceptions#​timeout|Timeout]] 
-  * [[en:​actions:​actionkey#​simulation_failed|Simulation failed]] 
-  * [[en:​actions:​actionkey#​invalid_action|Invalid action]] 
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-==== Simulation failed ==== 
-<​BOOKMARK:​simulation_failed>​ 
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-This exception is thrown when the simulation failed. 
-  * Default action: stop the script execution 
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-==== Invalid action ==== 
-<​BOOKMARK:​invalid_action>​ 
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-This exception is thrown when the action is invalid. 
-  * Default action: stop the script execution 
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