troubleshooting Question

vbs mouse event for IE window

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I need to create a vbs script that can click a specific spot inside an Internet Explorer window...

navigating to the site works fine


I have attached my current code....


dim Window
set Window = CreateObject("InternetExplorer.Application")
PWORD="blahblahblah"
Window.RegisterAsBrowser = True
Window.Navigate("websitegoeshere"& PWORD)
Window.MenuBar = True
Window.ToolBar = False
Window.AddressBar = True
Window.StatusBar = True
Window.FullScreen = False
Window.Resizable = True
Window.Visible = True
Window.Width = 800
Window.Height = 600 
 
'below here is where it gets all messed up or appears to not click anything
 
Dim dest_x 
Dim dest_y 
 
dest_x = 18078
dest_y = 18078
 
' Move the mouse to its final destination and click it.
    mouse_event _
        MOUSEEVENTF_ABSOLUTE + _
        MOUSEEVENTF_MOVE + _
        MOUSEEVENTF_LEFTDOWN + _
        MOUSEEVENTF_LEFTUP, _
        dest_x, dest_y, 0, 0
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Mike Tomlinson
High School Computer Science, Computer Applications, Digital Design, and Mathematics Teacher
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