Setting up and Using Send Keys


Purpose:

Send Keys was designed to be used with terminal emulation programs that might link Windows to an AS-400 or Unix database. However, it can be used with any application when the same sequence of keystrokes would be utilized to do a database search of a phone number. Send Keys is a good choice in enviornments where the same application is used throughout the day and not used in conjuction with other applications. When a call arrives, CTILink will restore the target application if it was minimized and then send keys to the application as if a user were typing the keys.

Setup:

The Phone Codes are treated in a special way. Each time a Phone Code symbol is encountered, the next digit in the caller ID is substituted until the end of the digit string is encountered. If there are more symbols than digits, they are simply ignored. The following is a description of each of the phone code symbols: