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action:Execute_a_JavaScript_in_Custom_Prompt [2016/07/26 22:20]
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-====== Execute JavaScript in Custom Prompt Action ======+====== Execute JavaScript in Custom ​HTML Prompt Action ======
  
  
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 * [Execute JavaScript in Chrome](https://​wiki.keyboardmaestro.com/​action/​Execute_a_JavaScript_in_Google_Chrome) * [Execute JavaScript in Chrome](https://​wiki.keyboardmaestro.com/​action/​Execute_a_JavaScript_in_Google_Chrome)
  
 +===== Example =====
 +
 +{{:​action:​km-7.2-execute-script-in-html-prompt-example.png?​nolink|}}
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 +Note the purpose of this example is to close an existing HTML Prompt window, and it calls a custom JavaScript function already in the Custom HTML Prompt. ​ The Action option of "​asynchronously"​ is chosen to avoid timeout of the Action. ​ Otherwise, the Action will wait for a response from the HTML Prompt, which will never come.
  
 ===== Source of Script ===== ===== Source of Script =====
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 This Action can (optionally) return the results of the JavaScript: This Action can (optionally) return the results of the JavaScript:
  
-  *ignore results. +  * ignore results 
-  *display results in a window. +  * display results in a window 
-  *display results briefly. +  * display results briefly 
-  *display results large. +  * display results large 
-  *type results. +  * type results 
-  *paste results. +  * paste results 
-  *save results to variable. +  * save results to variable 
-  *save results to the system clipboard or a named clipboard. +  * save results to clipboard 
-  *save results ​asynchronously ​ ​— ​the action runs while the macro continues on.+    * Either ​the system clipboard or a named clipboard 
 +  * asynchronously 
 +    * Results are **not** saved 
 +    * The macro immediately continues to the next action, which runs in parallel with the current action
  
 If the results are to be saved to a variable or a clipboard then further text areas appear in the action allowing you to specify the variable or specific clipboard. If the results are to be saved to a variable or a clipboard then further text areas appear in the action allowing you to specify the variable or specific clipboard.
action/Execute_a_JavaScript_in_Custom_Prompt.txt · Last modified: 2017/08/31 02:10 by peternlewis