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The Magic of ActiveX and AutoHotkey

The other day on the main AutoHotkey Facebook group I saw a question about refreshing a GUI every 30 seconds.  I remembered, quite a few years ago, Maestrith showed HellBent and I how to use an ActiveX GUI to drastically increase the performance of a script which was drawing thousands of images on the screen.   With some creative searching I was able to find the video.  Unfortunately the audio quality is poor.  I tried cleaning it up a bit but I believe what Maestrith teaches is well worth the painful sound.  Just keep in mind this was all done on the fly.  Maestrith and I were on Hangouts and HellBent joined us with the question so excuse the lack of being prepared but I think showing how Maestrith works through things is great for us mortals.

The Magic of ActiveX and AutoHotkey

 

In this video I show how to use the GDIP library to create a 10X10 pixel.   This is where the video starts.  I wanted to make sure we had a simple way to generate a 10×10 bmp file.