Display Popup

Popup a custom window with custom text to the user from a command

+ How To Add This Control To Your Project (Click to Expand)
  1. Make sure you have the latest version of ARC installed.
  2. Select the Get button in this page to download the archive file.
  3. Double click the downloaded archive file to execute installer.
  4. The installer will add this control to ARC.
  5. Load ARC and press the Project -> Add Control button from the menu.
  6. Choose the Misc category tab.
  7. Press the Display Popup icon to add the control to your project.


Use the EZ-Script ControlCommand() to send custom text to this control. Send custom text using the ControlCommand() and it will be displayed full screen. The config menu allows you to adjust the font, color, size and background color. There is an optional timeout value as well. All ControlCommands() for this control can be found in the Cheat Sheet tab. See the video below for an example of use.



# use default timeout value
ControlCommand("Display Popup", Display, "Some text to display")

# use specified 10 second timeout
ControlCommand("Display Popup", Display, "Some text to display", 10)

Pressing any key when the message is displayed will close the window before the timeout expires.

Source code available here: