send "mouseUp" & real click

Dave Cragg dcragg at
Fri Feb 17 07:04:04 EST 2006

On 17 Feb 2006, at 11:48, sims wrote:

> At 12:46 PM +0100 2/17/06, Klaus Major wrote:
>>> I have an OS X app which uses an external, it collects data and  
>>> all runs fine.
>>> If that computer is set to 'sleep', upon wakeup the external is  
>>> not collecting that data.
>>> If I then physically use the mouse to click a btn to stop &  
>>> restart that external it works fine (external collects data  
>>> properly)
>>> If I use a  send "mouseUp" to that btn it does not work the same  
>>> as when I physically click with the mouse
>>> (the external does not collect data)
>>> I have tried all sorts of 'send in X seconds' and still no  
>>> happiness.
>>> Is it possible that sending a 'mouseUp' to a btn is different  
>>> than an actual mouse click?
>>> Any suggestions?
>> you could try
>> click at the loc of btn "the one that wants to be touched physically"
>> Maybe that will work...(?)
> Tried that, doesn't work.  Flowers & chocolates have no effect  
> either  ;-)

Sounds like you're clicking the wrong buttons.


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