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VB Delay command

VB Delay command

VB Delay command

Hi All,

What will be the best to use in Clarion like the VB delay command?

In VB they have delay 0.01

Is it best to use the Timer event on the window to delay?

Thanks in advance,

RE: VB Delay command


You need to use the SLEEP Windows API for that.

In the Global MAP:

sjSleep(UNSIGNED xMilliSeconds),PASCAL,NAME('SLEEP')


sjSleep(100) ! sleep for 0.01 secs


RE: VB Delay command

Hi Shankar

Thank you very much. It was just what I needed. Sorry for late reply.


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