• Intro to AutoHotkey HotStrings with AutoHotkey Intermediate AutoHotkey GUIs are Easy with AutoHotkey Intro to DOS & AutoHotkey

Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)

The Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) is the instrumentation and plumbing through which nearly all Windows resources can be accessed, configured, managed, and monitored.


WMI Scripting Primer- The Scripting Guys

  • Part 1 How to use the WMI scripting library to create Windows system administration scripts
  • Part 2 Common Information Model repository and CIM classes to help you tap the full power of WMI scripting
  • Part 3 Defines the WMI scripting library. Shows how to use it to access and manage  resources

WMI Architecture

AutoHotkey forum posts on WMI

Additional Resources

AutoHotkey Webinar- Notepad++ A solid, well loved (but dated) AutoHotkey Editor

In today’s webinar Isaias Baez (RaptorX) walked us through how to install and configure Notepad++

AutoHotkey Webinar on Notepad++

Hour 1: Install and configuring

Hour 2: Q&A and member’s code

Configuration Files

Go here for the latest version of Notepad++ (we recommend using the 32 bit version)

Get our AHK Configuration files

To easily access AutoHotkey Help, get our AHK Help Launcher script (soon to be expanded upon!)


Script Highlight: Cursor Highlighter

Announcements

New AutoHotkey Podcast format!  “The Automators’ Podcast”  pod.the-Automator.com

Intro to DOS course Udemy course & discount coupon

 

Command Prompt Here | Instantly access DOS from any Windows Explorer

Command Prompt here

Do you work in the Command prompt often? We do! So much that we wrote a couple of great tools to make it super-easy to access the command prompt
The first tool modifies your Windows Shell context menu. After running cmdhere, simply right-click in an Explorer window and you’ll see a new option “Cmd here”.
Additionally there’s a second script which, when launched will get the path to your active Explorer window and open a command prompt

You might want to use it when you work through our Intro to DOS course

  • Intro to AutoHotkey HotStrings with AutoHotkey Intermediate AutoHotkey GUIs are Easy with AutoHotkey Intro to DOS & AutoHotkey