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Start Working with AutoIT

I have decided I needed a quick GUI creator which can create a small exe file displaying the GUI, with no system dependencies like a .NET framework or Java runtime.
What options do I have for a Quick GUI Creator? Maybe there are many options I am not aware of, but after extensive searching I found these two: Auto Hot keys AutoIT
(Saw some recommendations to try Delphi or Pascal for this task but I passed)
Both tools began from the same code source, autohotkeys branched off and continued to be open source while AutoIT is more commercial.
I have compared the two (well, not actually compared, just google'd out other's comparisons) and found out that the AutoHotKeys is slightly better and is more open sourced (which makes it the better solution) but lacks in one field which is crucial for me - the script syntax is awful! 
That tipped the balance (as a programmer i couldn't stand AHK's syntax) so I chose AutoIT.

How to get Started with AutoIT? 1. Download AutoIT + basic To…