Timer Pause script

Sarah Reichelt sarah.reichelt at gmail.com
Fri Jul 9 19:38:44 EDT 2010


The problem is that the global variable startSeconds keeps the same value so when you restart the timer after a pause, you need to reset the startSeconds to the current seconds less the time already on the timer.

Cheers,
Sarah
 

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On 10/07/2010, at 8:34 AM, JosepM <jmyepes at mac.com> wrote:

> 
> Hi,
> 
> I'm blocked :( with this... 
> I try to start and stop a timer but with a pause button to pause the time
> and continue again once the pause button is pressed again.
> 
> I have two buttons, button "b_timming" and button "b_pause"
> Also some graphics to show the button icons and display.
> The start and stop it's fine, but I don't see how pause and continue where
> the time was stoped... 
> 
> Salut,
> Josep
> 
> Script for button "b_timming"
> 
> Local  tDuration, lTime
> Local lStart
> Global gPause,startSeconds
> on mouseUp
> 
>   if lStart is 1 then
>      # Stop time
> 
>      set the visible of graphic "gr_play" to false
>      set the visible of group "gr_pause" to false
>      put false into gPause
>      set the icon of button "b_timming" to 1023
>      set the hiliteicon of button "b_timming" to 1024
> 
>      put 0 into lStart
>      put lTime into fld "countdown"
>      answer lTime
>   else
>      # Start time
> 
>      set the visible of graphic "gr_play" to true
> 
>      set the icon of button "b_timming" to 1012
>      set the hiliteicon of button "b_timming" to 1013
> 
>      put 1 into lStart
>      put the seconds into startSeconds
> 
>      updateProgress
>   end if
> end mouseUp
> 
> 
> on updateProgress
>   if lStart is 1 then
>      if gPause is false then
>         set the visible of group "gr_pause" to false
> 
>         put (the seconds - startSeconds) into tElapsed
> 
>         put padNum(tElapsed div (60*60)) into tHours
>         put padNum(tElapsed div 60) into tMins
>         put padNum(tElapsed mod 60) into tSecs
> 
>         put tHours & ":" & tMins & ":" & tSecs into fld "countdown"
>         put tHours & ":" & tMins & ":" & tSecs   into lTime
>         put 0 into tElapsed2
>         send updateProgress to me in 5 ticks
>      else
>         set the visible of group "gr_pause" to true
>      end if
>   end if
> end updateProgress
> 
> # this function just makes the time units look pretty by inserting a zero
> before single digits
> function padNum pNum
>  if the length of pNum = 1 then
>    return "0" & pNum
>  else 
>    return pNum
>  end if
> end padNum
> 
> Script for button "b_pause"
> 
> Global gPause,startSeconds
> 
> on mouseUp
>   if gPause is true then
>      put false into gPause
>      send "updateProgress" to button "b_timming" in 5 ticks
>   else
>      put true into gPause
>      put the seconds into startSeconds
>   end if
> 
> end mouseUp
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