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    Looping explorer windows - On a timer

    Is there a way to loop (like a slideshow) open explorer windows on a timer?

    I am looking to have open several monitoring tools on a dedicated machine connected to a monitor.

    Many thanks

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    You could probably use AutoIT to automate some/all of this but without knowing exactly which tools and how the windows / apps are presented it's hard to be specific.

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    Not exactly high tech or fool proof but an app which send key commands ie Alt-Tab...

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    Hi - we use the below script to do this, got 3 or 4 wall mounted monitors in IT that we have set to loop round a selection of websites that display systems monitor data (which are different from the URL's I've pasted below).


    Code:
    dim arURLs(3)
    
    arURLs(0) = "first URL goes here"
    arURLs(1) = "second URL goes here"
    arURLs(2) = "third URL goes here"
    
    dim objIE
    nInterval = 20
    
    Do
    
    	
    	For Each url in arURLs
    
    		set objIE = CreateObject("InternetExplorer.Application")
    		objIE.visible = true
    		objIE.FullScreen = True
    		objIE.Navigate url
    
    		WScript.sleep nInterval * 1000
    		set objShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell")
    
    		objShell.Run "taskkill /F /IM iexplore.exe"
    		WScript.sleep 1 * 1000
    
    	Next
    	
    
    Loop

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