This section contains descriptions of Action commands that can be assigned to objects and pages. Many of these Actions are straightforward and easy to use, others are designed to perform more complex tasks and are intended for experienced authors. In order to better understand the concepts discussed here, it is recommended that you read Understanding Actions and Variables first.


Alphabetical list of Action commands:


A

AlertBox

ArticleJumpTo


B

Balloon

BringAppToFront

BrowserBack

BrowserExecScript

BrowserExport

BrowserFind

BrowserForward

BrowserGetElement

BrowserGoTo

BrowserHome

BrowserLoadFromStr

BrowserPrint

BrowserSearch

BrowserSetElement

BrowserStop


C

Call

ChangeFileExt

CheckInternetConnection

ClearVariables

ClickMouse

CloseApp

CloseCustomWindow

CloseWindow       

ConnectToInternet

CreateFolder

CustomWindow


D

DateToNum

DebugBreakPoint

DefineVar

Delay

DeleteArray

DisableApp

DisableMenuItem

DisableObject

DisconnectFromInternet

DOSCommand

DownloadFile

DropFile


E

EnableApp

EnableMenuItem

EnableObject

ExecuteAddon

Exit

ExitLoop

ExitWhile

ExtractFile

ExtractFileDrive

ExtractFileExt

ExtractFileName

ExtractFilePath


F

FileCopy

FileDelLine

FileErase

FileExists

FileInsLine

FileLen

FileList

FileOpenBox

FileRead

FileSaveBox

FileSize

FileToVar

FileWrite

Find

FindFirst

FindNext

FlashBack

FlashForward

FlashGetVar

FlashGotoFrame

FlashPause

FlashPlay

FlashRewind

FlashSetVar

FlashStop

FocusObject

FolderBox

FolderExists

G

GetArrayInfo

GetMousePos

GetObjectHandle

GetObjectInfo

GetVolume

GetWindowPos

GIFPlay

GIFStop

GoSub

GotoFirstPage

GotoLastPage

GotoLine

GotoNextPage

GotoPage

GotoPageNum

GotoPrevPage


H

HelpTopic

HideMasterPage

HideMenuItem

HideObject


I

If

IfEx

ImageWindow

InputBox

InternetFileExists

InternetFileSize

InternetGet

InternetLink

InternetPost

IsAppRunning


L

ListBoxAddItem

ListBoxChangeItem

ListBoxDeleteItem

ListBoxFindItem

ListBoxGetItem

ListBoxMoveItem

ListBoxSize

ListBoxSort

LoadIcon

LoadVariables

Loop


M

Math

MCICommand

MediaPlayerPause

MediaPlayerPlay

MediaPlayerRewind

MediaPlayerStop

Menu

MenuEx

MessageBox

MoveObject

MoveObjectAlongPath


N

NumToDate


O

ObjectToBack

ObjectToFront


P

PauseSlideShow

PictureMagnify

PlayCartoonFile

PlaySoundFile

PlayTone

PlayVideoFile

PopulateStr

PopUpImage

PrintDataFile

PrintImageFile

PrintImageFileWH

PrintPage

PrintSetup

PrintTextFile

R

Random

RefreshObject

RegistryRead

RegistryWrite

RemoveFolder

Return

ReturnToPage

Run

RunInRectangle

RunNeoBook


S

SaveVariables

SearchStr

SendAppToBack

SendKeys

SendMenuCommand

SendMail

SetMousePos

SetObjectCaption

SetObjectFileName

SetObjectFill

SetObjectFont

SetObjectLine

SetPageBackground

SetPageEffect

SetPrinterOrientation

SetVar

SetVolume

SetWindowPos

ShowErrors

ShowMasterPage

ShowMenuItem

ShowObject

SizeObject

SoundBuzzer

StartSlideShow

StickyNote

StopMedia

StopMovingObject

StopSlideShow

StrDel

StrIns

StrLen

StrLower

StrParse

StrReplace

StrUpper

SubStr

Suspend

SystemInfo

SystemSound


T

TextWindow

TimerStart

TimerStop

TrackbarSetMax

TrackbarSetMin


W

While

WhileEx