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Timer and Delaying

Posted on 1998-09-14
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I want to delay somthing from running for a matter of minutes or hours. The timer function only allows 1 minute max. How can I delay somthing for longer?
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Question by:bradsoblesky
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mark2150 earned 0 total points
ID: 1434820
Simple enough
Just count off the minutes/seconds in a global var.

PRIVATE SUB Timer()
COUNT = COUNT + 1
IF COUNT > DELAY THEN
.
ENDIF
END SUB
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by:bradsoblesky
ID: 1434821
Too easy, I feel like a moron. Thanks
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