ITExtras Script Function Library
ITExtras is a collection of InTouch™ script functions that can be used to
enhance your InTouch application scripts. These script functions can execute
Windows operating system commands, read and write values to the Win.ini file,
manipulate time and date values, and many other functionalities! Here is the
complete list of what ITExtras can do:
- Win.ini file access functions: A set of script functions
that can read and write values to the Win.ini file.
- Date/Time functions: A set of script functions that can
manipulate time and date values. The time and date strings can be converted to
and from the InTouch format (that is, number of seconds since 1970).
- Windows functions: A set of script functions that can
activate and resize Windows application windows, as well as launch outside
Windows application from within your InTouch application.
- Help file access functions: A set of script functions
that can execute online help (.Hlp) files.ITXShowHelpByNumber
- Directory functions: A set of script functions that can
create and delete specific directories.
Note The ITExtras script function library is
32-bit, and thus, is supported by InTouch 7.0 and later.
A complete description for each script function is provided in the online
help file, ITExtras.hlp, which is included with the ITExtras
script function library files.
Installing the ITExtras Script Function Library
the ITExtras.zip file from the Knowledge Base.
Extract the files, ITExtras.dll,
ITExtras.wdf and ITExtras.hlp, and copy them
into your InTouch application directory. Restart InTouch and your application.
When the application is restarted, the ITExtras script functions should be
listed alongside the other InTouch script functions. Use the
ITExtras.hlp help file to seek information on how to use each
ITExtras script function.