Legato Short Tutorials
Below, training and tutorial videos are available to help you discover Legato and learn more about how to create programs using the Legato Scripting language. Sample files of the scripts used in each video are also available.
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A demonstration of how to use the Legato Scripting Language to create a simple “Hello World” program. This video also discusses language syntax and variables and contains a few other script examples to demonstrate different types of variables.
Primary Functions: MessageBox, OkCancelBox, AddMessage, FileToString, ExplodeString, ArrayGetElementsUsed
03. Program Flow
A discussion of the various methods you can use to start a program in Legato.
Primary Functions: GetLocalTime, MessageBox
A discussion of conditional statements, including the ‘if’ and ’switch’ statements.
Primary Functions: GetFileAttributeString, InString, WordParseGetWord
A discussion of loops, including the ‘while’ and ‘for’ statements and the ‘continue’ and “break’ statements.
Primary Functions: WordParseGetWord, WordParseGetPosition, WordParseSetPosition, GetTagElement, ArrayGetAxisDepth, ArrayGetKeyName, AddMessage
A discussion of how to exit a function or script using the ‘return’ and “exit’ statements.
Primary Functions: N/A