Wait for Keystroke

Pauses the execution of macro until a specific key is pressed.


  • Keystroke combination Specifies which key or key combination to be waited, leaving the field blank indicates to wait for pressing any key.

  • Which window should be topmost Specifies a condition for the keystroke. It does mean to pause the execution of the macro until the specific window has the focus and the key combination is pressed.

  • Return pressed key into variable Specifies a variable for receiving the pressed key, the value can be used in the subsequent action for another purpose.


For time-out options, please refer to "Time out".