This page contains little information useful for those who want
to extend ACOMtools.
What is what
ACOMTools can be extended in 3 ways:
- Extensions - the most powerful way. They support UI,
configuration DHTML page and code. Except the configuration page
everything else can be implemented in both script language or ActiveX
- Automation - ACOMTools cna be controlled from the outside.
- Notifiers - Simple plug-ins supported by one of the standard
extensions - "Frequency switching". From revision 3 they can
be in script or ActiveX too. Notifiers are intended to hook external
programs and command the ACOMTools to switch amplifier frequency and
main window position in (slim and mini modes only).
This page will provide information on how to write for ACOMTools. I'll
put here information on demand - in other words tell me what is most
interesting for you.
Warning samples may need the latest ACOMTools version!
- Empty notifier
template in JScript and VBScript (zip 1k)
Contains script files with comments. They contain the required
routines and you will need to implement their functionality.
These scripts should be placed in the plugins directory.
- WriteLog notifier in VB (zip
2k) - source code. Use it as an example. It uses also an ActiveX
able to enumerate the windows on the desktop and their