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The Best Time-Saving AutoHotkey Tricks You Should Be Using

The Best Time-Saving AutoHotkey Tricks You Should Be Using
@Platypus Man: A random fun script — to invert the color of your screen, similar to OSX (though it doesn't work as well): hDC := DllCall("GetDC", "Uint", 0) DllCall("BitBlt", "Uint", hDC, "int", 0, "int", 0, "int", A_ScreenWidth, "int", A_ScreenHeight , "Uint", 0, "int", 0, "int", 0, "Uint", 0x00550009) DllCall("ReleaseDC", "Uint", 0, "Uint", hDC) return It uses Ctrl+Win+Alt+8, as close to their shortcut as I could come.

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