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I'm trying to make an autohotkey script to toggle window transparency.

Currently, I'm setting the active window transparency with the following:

^!RButton::WinSet, Transparent, 150, A

However, I'd like to extend this to toggle between 150 and 255, but am having a difficult time grasping how to toggle this.


Edit: By toggle, I'm meaning hit Ctrl+Alt+Right Mouse Button once to set the transparency to 150, and then hitting it again to set the window back to full transparency.

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Something like this would probably do it (untested):

^!RButton::
WinGet, currentTransparency, Transparent, A
if (currentTransparency = 150)
{
    WinSet, Transparent, OFF, A
}
else
{
    WinSet, Transparent, 150, A
}
return
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I run that, and the AHK script simply toggles when I start the script...I need to rerun it to change transparency. –  espais Apr 20 '11 at 16:19
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ah, found the problem...^!RButton:: –  espais Apr 20 '11 at 20:43
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Fixed my example. Thanks! –  ranomore Apr 20 '11 at 20:48

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