GUI Control Styles


This page contains a list of the common and extended styles that can be used with windows, and also specific styles that can be used with controls. These styles are used in the "style" and/or "exStyle" parameters of many of the GUI functions. To use these values you must #include the file specified at the top of each section.

Extended | Avi | Button | Checkbox | Combo | Date | Edit/Input | Label/Static | ListBox | ListView | ListView Extended | MonthCal | Progress | Slider | Tab | TreeView | UpDown

Note: The "Value" is given just for reference, you should always use the "name" of the style in order to keep your scripts readable.


Common Styles Value Description
   

#include <WindowsConstants.au3>

Default/forced for GUI creation   $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_GUI see GUICreate function.
$WS_BORDER 0x00800000 Creates a window that has a thin-line border.
$WS_POPUP 0x80000000 Creates a pop-up window. This style cannot be used with the WS_CHILD style.
$WS_CAPTION 0x00C00000 Creates a window that has a title bar (includes the WS_BORDER style)
$WS_CLIPCHILDREN 0x02000000 Excludes the area occupied by child windows when drawing occurs within the parent window. This style is used when creating the parent window.
$WS_CLIPSIBLINGS 0x04000000 Clips child windows relative to each other; that is, when a particular child window receives a WM_PAINT message, the WS_CLIPSIBLINGS style clips all other overlapping child windows out of the region of the child window to be updated. If WS_CLIPSIBLINGS is not specified and child windows overlap, it is possible, when drawing within the client area of a child window, to draw within the client area of a neighboring child window.
$WS_DISABLED 0x08000000 Creates a window that is initially disabled.
$WS_DLGFRAME 0x00400000 Creates a window that has a border of a style typically used with dialog boxes.
$WS_HSCROLL 0x00100000 Creates a window that has a horizontal scroll bar.
$WS_MAXIMIZE 0x01000000 Creates a window that is initially maximized.
$WS_MAXIMIZEBOX 0x00010000 Creates a window that has a maximize button. Cannot be combined with the WS_EX_CONTEXTHELP style. The WS_SYSMENU style must also be specified.
$WS_MINIMIZE 0x20000000 Creates a window that is initially minimized.
$WS_MINIMIZEBOX 0x00020000 Creates a window that has a minimize button. Cannot be combined with the WS_EX_CONTEXTHELP style. The WS_SYSMENU style must also be specified.
$WS_OVERLAPPED 0x00000000 Creates an overlapped window. An overlapped window has a title bar and a border. Same as the WS_TILED style
$WS_OVERLAPPEDWINDOW 0x00CF0000 Creates an overlapped window with the WS_OVERLAPPED, WS_CAPTION, WS_SYSMENU, WS_THICKFRAME, WS_MINIMIZEBOX, and WS_MAXIMIZEBOX styles. Same as the WS_TILEDWINDOW style.
$WS_POPUPWINDOW 0x80880000 Creates a pop-up window with WS_BORDER, WS_POPUP, and WS_SYSMENU styles. The WS_CAPTION and WS_POPUPWINDOW styles must be combined to make the window menu visible.
$WS_SIZEBOX 0x00040000 Creates a window that has a sizing border. Same as the WS_THICKFRAME style.
$WS_SYSMENU 0x00080000 Creates a window that has a window menu on its title bar. The WS_CAPTION style must also be specified.
$WS_THICKFRAME 0x00040000 Creates a window that has a sizing border. Same as the WS_SIZEBOX style
$WS_VSCROLL 0x00200000 Creates a window that has a vertical scroll bar.
$WS_VISIBLE 0x10000000 Creates a window that is initially visible.
$WS_CHILD 0x40000000 Creates a child window. A window with this style cannot have a menu bar. This style cannot be used with the WS_POPUP style.
$WS_GROUP 0x00020000 Specifies the first control of a group of controls. The group consists of this first control and all controls defined after it, up to the next control with the WS_GROUP style.
$WS_TABSTOP 0x00010000 Turns the control into a tab stop, which enables the user to select the control by tabbing through the controls in a dialog box.
$DS_MODALFRAME 0x00000080 Creates a dialog box with a modal dialog-box frame that can be combined with a title bar and window menu by specifying the WS_CAPTION and WS_SYSMENU styles.
$DS_SETFOREGROUND 0x00000200 This style is useful for modal dialog boxes that require immediate attention from the user regardless of whether the owner window is the foreground window.
$DS_CONTEXTHELP 0x00002000 Includes a question mark in the title bar of the dialog box. Cannot be used with the WS_MAXIMIZEBOX or WS_MINIMIZEBOX styles. Same as WS_EX_CONTEXTHELP extended style.

 

 

Common Extended Styles Value Description
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#include <WindowsConstants.au3>

$WS_EX_ACCEPTFILES 0x00000010 Allow an edit or input control within the created GUI window to receive filenames via drag and drop. The control must have also the $GUI_DROPACCEPTED state set by GUICtrlSetState.
$WS_EX_APPWINDOW 0x00040000 Forces a top-level window onto the taskbar when the window is visible.
$WS_EX_COMPOSITED 0x02000000 Paints all descendants of a window in bottom-to-top painting order using double-buffering.
$WS_EX_CLIENTEDGE 0x00000200 Specifies that a window has a border with a sunken edge.
$WS_EX_CONTEXTHELP 0x00000400 Includes a question mark in the title bar of the window. Cannot be used with the WS_MAXIMIZEBOX or WS_MINIMIZEBOX
$WS_EX_DLGMODALFRAME 0x00000001 Creates a window that has a double border; the window can, optionally, be created with a title bar by specifying the WS_CAPTION style in the dwStyle parameter.
$WS_EX_LAYOUTRTL 0x400000 Specifies that a window has a layout from right to left (RTL) instead of the standard left to right (LTR).
$WS_EX_MDICHILD 0x00000040 Create a child window that will be moved with its parent.(simulation of a MDI window maximize/minimize are not simulated).
$WS_EX_OVERLAPPEDWINDOW 0x00000300 Combines the WS_EX_CLIENTEDGE and WS_EX_WINDOWEDGE styles.
$WS_EX_STATICEDGE 0x00020000 Creates a window with a three-dimensional border style intended to be used for items that do not accept user input.
$WS_EX_TOPMOST 0x00000008 Specifies that a window created with this style should be placed above all non-topmost windows and should stay above them, even when the window is deactivated.
$WS_EX_TRANSPARENT 0x00000020 The window appears transparent because the bits of underlying sibling windows have already been painted.
$WS_EX_TOOLWINDOW 0x00000080 Creates a tool window; that is, a window intended to be used as a floating toolbar. A tool window has a title bar that is shorter than a normal title bar, and the window title is drawn using a smaller font. A tool window does not appear in the taskbar or in the dialog box that appears when the user presses ALT+TAB. If a tool window has a system menu, its icon is not displayed on the title bar. However, you can display the system menu by typing ALT+SPACE.
$WS_EX_WINDOWEDGE 0x00000100 Specifies that a window has a border with a raised edge.
$WS_EX_LAYERED 0x00080000 Creates a layered window. Note that this cannot be used for child windows.
$GUI_WS_EX_PARENTDRAG 0x00100000 Allow the label or pic control to be used as the title bar to drag the whole the parent window. (Needs #include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>)

 

 

Checkbox Styles Value Description
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#include <ButtonConstants.au3>

Default/forced   See GUICtrlCreateCheckbox function.
$BS_3STATE 0x0005 Creates a check box in which the box can be unavailable as well as selected or cleared. Use the unavailable state to show that the state of the check box is not determined.
$BS_AUTO3STATE 0x0006 Creates a three-state check box in which the state cycles through selected, unavailable, and cleared each time the user selects the check box.
$BS_AUTOCHECKBOX 0x0003 Creates a check box in which the check state switches between selected and cleared each time the user selects the check box.
$BS_CHECKBOX 0x0002 Creates a small, empty check box with a label displayed to the right of it. To display the text to the left of the check box, combine this flag with the BS_RIGHTBUTTON style.
$BS_LEFT 0x0100 Left-aligns the text in the button rectangle on the right side of the check box.
$BS_PUSHLIKE 0x1000 Makes a button (such as a check box, three-state check box, or radio button) look and act like a push button. The button looks raised when it isn't pushed or checked, and sunken when it is pushed or checked.
$BS_RIGHT 0x0200 Right-aligns text in the button rectangle on the right side of the check box.
$BS_RIGHTBUTTON 0x0020 Positions a check box square on the right side of the button rectangle.
$BS_GROUPBOX 0x0007 Creates a rectangle in which other buttons can be grouped. Any text associated with this style is displayed in the rectangle's upper-left corner.
$BS_AUTORADIOBUTTON 0x0009 Same as a radio button, except that when the user selects it, the button automatically highlights itself and removes the selection from any other radio buttons with the same style in the same group.

 

 

Push Button Styles Value Description
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#include <ButtonConstants.au3>

Default/forced   See GUICtrlCreateButton, GUICtrlCreateCheckbox, GUICtrlCreateRadio functions.
$BS_BOTTOM 0x0800 Places the text at the bottom of the button rectangle.
$BS_CENTER 0x0300 Centers the text horizontally in the button rectangle.
$BS_DEFPUSHBUTTON 0x0001 Creates a push button with a heavy black border. If the button is in a dialog box, the user can select the button by pressing the ENTER key, even when the button does not have the input focus. This style is useful for enabling the user to quickly select the most likely option, or default.
$BS_MULTILINE 0x2000 Wraps the button text to multiple lines if the text string is too long to fit on a single line in the button rectangle.
$BS_TOP 0x0400 Places text at the top of the button rectangle.
$BS_VCENTER 0x0C00 Vertically centers text in the button rectangle.
$BS_ICON 0x0040 Specifies that the button displays an icon.
$BS_BITMAP 0x0080 Specifies that the button displays a bitmap.
$BS_FLAT 0x8000 Specifies that the button is two-dimensional; it does not use the default shading to create a 3-D image.
$BS_NOTIFY 0x4000 Enables a button to send BN_KILLFOCUS and BN_SETFOCUS notification messages to its parent window. Note that buttons send the BN_CLICKED notification message regardless of whether it has this style. To get BN_DBLCLK notification messages, the button must have the BS_RADIOBUTTON or BS_OWNERDRAW style.

 

 

Combo Styles Value Description
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#include <ComboConstants.au3>

Default/forced   $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_COMBO see GUICtrlCreateCombo function.
$CBS_AUTOHSCROLL 0x0040 Automatically scrolls the text in an edit control to the right when the user types a character at the end of the line. If this style is not set, only text that fits within the rectangular boundary is enabled.
$CBS_DISABLENOSCROLL 0x0800 Shows a disabled vertical scroll bar in the list box when the box does not contain enough items to scroll. Without this style, the scroll bar is hidden when the list box does not contain enough items.
$CBS_DROPDOWN 0x0002 Displays only the edit control by default. The user can display the list box by selecting an icon next to the edit control.
$CBS_DROPDOWNLIST 0x0003 Displays a static text field that displays the current selection in the list box.
$CBS_LOWERCASE 0x4000 Converts to lowercase any uppercase characters that are typed into the edit control of a combo box.
$CBS_NOINTEGRALHEIGHT 0x0400 Specifies that the combo box will be exactly the size specified by the application when it created the combo box. Usually, Windows CE sizes a combo box so that it does not display partial items.
$CBS_OEMCONVERT 0x0080 Converts text typed in the combo box edit control from the Windows CE character set to the OEM character set and then back to the Windows CE set. This style is most useful for combo boxes that contain file names. It applies only to combo boxes created with the CBS_DROPDOWN style.
$CBS_SIMPLE 0x0001 Displays the list box at all times. The current selection in the list box is displayed in the edit control.
$CBS_SORT 0x0100 Sorts strings that are typed into the list box.
$CBS_UPPERCASE 0x2000 Converts to uppercase any lowercase characters that are typed into the edit control of a combo box.

 

 

List Styles Value Description
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#include <ListBoxConstants.au3>

Default/forced   $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_LIST see GUICtrlCreateList function.
$LBS_DISABLENOSCROLL 0x1000 Shows a disabled vertical scroll bar for the list box when the box does not contain enough items to scroll. If you do not specify this style, the scroll bar is hidden when the list box does not contain enough items.
$LBS_NOINTEGRALHEIGHT 0x0100 Specifies that the list box will be exactly the size specified by the application when it created the list box.
$LBS_NOSEL 0x4000 Specifies that the user can view list box strings but cannot select them.
$LBS_NOTIFY 0x0001 Notifies the parent window when the user taps or double-taps a string in the list box.
$LBS_SORT 0x0002 Sorts strings in the list box alphabetically.
$LBS_STANDARD 0xA00003 Sorts strings in the list box alphabetically. The parent window receives an input message when the user taps or double-taps a string. The list box has borders on all sides. (LBS_NOTIFY | LBS_SORT | WS_VSCROLL | WS_BORDER)
$LBS_USETABSTOPS 0x0080 Enables a list box to recognize and expand tab characters when drawing its strings. The default tab positions are 32 dialog box units. A dialog box unit is equal to one-fourth of the current dialog box base-width unit.

 

 

Edit/Input Styles Value Description
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#include <EditConstants.au3>

Default/forced   $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_EDIT, $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_INPUT see GUICtrlCreateEdit or GUICtrlCreateInput function.
$ES_AUTOHSCROLL 0x0080 Automatically scrolls text to the right by 10 characters when the user types a character at the end of the line. When the user presses the ENTER key, the control scrolls all text back to the zero position.
$ES_AUTOVSCROLL 0x0040 Scrolls text up one page when the user presses the ENTER key on the last line.
$ES_CENTER 0x0001 Centers text in a multiline edit control.
$ES_LOWERCASE 0x0010 Converts all characters to lowercase as they are typed into the edit control.
$ES_NOHIDESEL 0x0100 Negates the default behavior for an edit control. The default behavior hides the selection when the control loses the input focus and inverts the selection when the control receives the input focus. If you specify ES_NOHIDESEL, the selected text is inverted, even if the control does not have the focus.
$ES_NUMBER 0x2000 Accepts into the edit control only digits to be typed.
$ES_OEMCONVERT 0x0400 This style is most useful for edit controls that contain file names.
$ES_MULTILINE 0x0004 Designates a multiline edit control. The default is a single-line edit control.
$ES_PASSWORD 0x0020 Displays an asterisk (*) for each character that is typed into the edit control.
$ES_READONLY 0x0800 Prevents the user from typing or editing text in the edit control.
$ES_RIGHT 0x0002 Right-aligns text in a multiline edit control.
$ES_UPPERCASE 0x0008 Converts all characters to uppercase as they are typed into the edit control.
$ES_WANTRETURN 0x1000 Specifies that a carriage return be inserted when the user presses the ENTER key while typing text into a multiline edit control in a dialog box. If you do not specify this style, pressing the ENTER key has the same effect as pressing the dialog box's default push button. This style has no effect on a single-line edit control.

 

 

Progress Bar Styles Value Description
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#include <ProgressConstants.au3>

$PBS_MARQUEE 0x08 Displays progress status as a scrolling marquee.
$PBS_SMOOTH 0x01 Displays progress status in a smooth scrolling bar instead of the default segmented bar.
Note This style is supported only in the Windows Classic theme. All other themes won't visually change with or without this style.
$PBS_SMOOTHREVERSE 0x10 Displays progress status with a smooth backward transition when changing from a higher value to a lower value. By default, the control will instantly jump to the lower value.
Note This style is supported only on Windows Vista or later.
$PBS_VERTICAL 0x04 Displays progress status vertically, from bottom to top.

 

 

Up-down Styles Value Description
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#include <UpDownConstants.au3>

Default/forced   $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_UPDOWN see GUICtrlCreateUpdown function.
$UDS_ALIGNLEFT 0x08 Positions the up-down control next to the left edge of the buddy window. The buddy window is moved to the right and its width is decreased to accommodate the width of the up-down control.
$UDS_ALIGNRIGHT 0x04 Positions the up-down control next to the right edge of the buddy window. The width of the buddy window is decreased to accommodate the width of the up-down control.
$UDS_ARROWKEYS 0x20 Causes the up-down control to process the UP ARROW and DOWN ARROW keys on the keyboard.
$UDS_HORZ 0x40 Causes the up-down control's arrows to point left and right instead of up and down.
$UDS_NOTHOUSANDS 0x80 Prevents insertion of a thousands separator between every three decimal positions.
$UDS_WRAP 0x01 Causes the position to wrap if it is incremented or decremented beyond the end or beginning of the range.

 

 

Label/Static Styles Value Description
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#include <StaticConstants.au3>

Default/forced   $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_LABEL, $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_ICON, $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_PIC see GUICtrlCreateLabel, GUICtrlCreateIcon, GUICtrlCreatePic functions.
$SS_BLACKFRAME 0x07 Specifies a box with a frame around the control that is the same color as the Window Frame. The default Windows color is black. Frame-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_BLACKRECT 0x04 Specifies a rectangle filled with the current window frame color. This color is black in the default color scheme. Rectangle-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_CENTER 0x01 Specifies a simple rectangle and centers the error value text in the rectangle. The control automatically wraps words that extend past the end of a line to the beginning of the next centered line.
$SS_CENTERIMAGE 0x0200 Specifies that the midpoint of a static control with the SS_BITMAP style will remain fixed when you resize the control. The four sides are adjusted to accommodate a new bitmap. If the bitmap is smaller than the control's client area, the rest of the client area is filled with the color of the pixel in the upper-left corner of the bitmap. It can be used with static control having only one line of text.
This style bit do not result in unused portions of the control being filled with the color of the top left pixel of the bitmap or icon. Unused portions of the control will remain the background color.
$SS_ETCHEDFRAME 0x12 Draws the frame of the static control using the EDGE_ETCHED edge style. Frame-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_ETCHEDHORZ 0x10 Draws the top and bottom edges of the static control using the EDGE_ETCHED edge style. Frame-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_ETCHEDVERT 0x11 Draws the left and right edges of the static control using the EDGE_ETCHED edge style. Frame-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_GRAYFRAME 0x08 Specifies a box with a frame drawn with the same color as the screen background (desktop). This color is gray in the default color scheme. Frame-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_GRAYRECT 0x05 Specifies a rectangle filled with the current screen background color. This color is gray in the default color scheme. Rectangle-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_LEFT 0x0000 Specifies a simple rectangle and left-aligns the text in the rectangle. The text is formatted before it is displayed. Words that extend past the end of a line are automatically wrapped to the beginning of the next left-aligned line. Words that are longer than the width of the control are truncated.
$SS_LEFTNOWORDWRAP 0x0C Specifies a rectangle and left-aligns the text in the rectangle. Tabs are expanded, but words are not wrapped. Text that extends past the end of a line is clipped.
$SS_NOPREFIX 0x80 Prevents interpretation of any ampersand (&) characters in the control's text as accelerator prefix characters.
An application can combine SS_NOPREFIX with other styles by using the bitwise OR (|) operator. This can be useful when file names or other strings that might contain an ampersand (&) must be displayed within a static control in a dialog box.
$SS_NOTIFY 0x0100 Sends the parent window the STN_CLICKED notification when the user clicks the control.
$SS_RIGHT 0x0002 Specifies a rectangle and right-aligns the specified text in the rectangle.
$SS_RIGHTJUST 0x0400 Specifies that the lower right corner of a static control with the SS_BITMAP or SS_ICON style is to remain fixed when the control is resized. Only the top and left sides are adjusted to accommodate a new bitmap or icon.
$SS_SIMPLE 0x0B Specifies a simple rectangle and displays a single line of left-aligned text in the rectangle. The text line cannot be shortened or altered in any way. Also, if the control is disabled, the control does not gray its text.
$SS_SUNKEN 0x1000 Draws a half-sunken border around a static control.
$SS_WHITEFRAME 0x09 Specifies a box with a frame drawn with the same color as the window background. This color is white in the default color scheme. Frame-style static controls do not display text.
$SS_WHITERECT 0x06 Specifies a rectangle filled with the current window background color. This color is white in the default color scheme. Rectangle-style static controls do not display text.

 

 

Tab Styles Value Description
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#include <TabConstants.au3>

Default/forced   See GUICtrlCreateTab function.
$TCS_SCROLLOPPOSITE 0x0001 Unneeded tabs scroll to the opposite side of the control when a tab is selected.
$TCS_BOTTOM 0x0002 Tabs appear at the bottom of the control. This value equals TCS_RIGHT. This style is not supported if you use comctl32.dll version 6.
$TCS_RIGHT 0x0002 Tabs appear vertically on the right side of controls that use the TCS_VERTICAL style. This value equals TCS_BOTTOM. This style is not supported if you use visual styles.
$TCS_MULTISELECT 0x0004 Multiple tabs can be selected by holding down CTRL when clicking. This style must be used with the TCS_BUTTONS style.
$TCS_FLATBUTTONS 0x0008 Selected tabs appear as being indented into the background while other tabs appear as being on the same plane as the background. This style only affects tab controls with the TCS_BUTTONS style.
$TCS_FORCEICONLEFT 0x0010 Icons are aligned with the left edge of each fixed-width tab. This style can only be used with the TCS_FIXEDWIDTH style.
$TCS_FORCELABELLEFT 0x0020 Labels are aligned with the left edge of each fixed-width tab; that is, the label is displayed immediately to the right of the icon instead of being centered.

This style can only be used with the TCS_FIXEDWIDTH style, and it implies the TCS_FORCEICONLEFT style.

$TCS_HOTTRACK 0x0040 Items under the pointer are automatically highlighted
$TCS_VERTICAL 0x0080 Tabs appear at the left side of the control, with tab text displayed vertically. This style is valid only when used with the TCS_MULTILINE style. To make tabs appear on the right side of the control, also use the TCS_RIGHT style. This style is not supported if you use comctl32.dll version 6.
$TCS_TABS 0x0000 Tabs appear as tabs, and a border is drawn around the display area. This style is the default.
$TCS_BUTTONS 0x0100 Tabs appear as buttons, and no border is drawn around the display area.
$TCS_SINGLELINE 0x0000 Only one row of tabs is displayed. The user can scroll to see more tabs, if necessary. This style is the default.
$TCS_MULTILINE 0x0200 Multiple rows of tabs are displayed, if necessary, so all tabs are visible at once.
$TCS_RIGHTJUSTIFY 0x0000 The width of each tab is increased, if necessary, so that each row of tabs fills the entire width of the tab control.

This window style is ignored unless the TCS_MULTILINE style is also specified.

$TCS_FIXEDWIDTH 0x0400 All tabs are the same width. This style cannot be combined with the TCS_RIGHTJUSTIFY style.
$TCS_RAGGEDRIGHT 0x0800 Rows of tabs will not be stretched to fill the entire width of the control. This style is the default.
$TCS_FOCUSONBUTTONDOWN 0x1000 The tab control receives the input focus when clicked.
$TCS_OWNERDRAWFIXED 0x2000 The parent window is responsible for drawing tabs.
$TCS_TOOLTIPS 0x4000 The tab control has a tooltip control associated with it.
$TCS_FOCUSNEVER 0x8000 The tab control does not receive the input focus when clicked.

 

 

Avi Clip Styles Value Description
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#include <AVIConstants.au3>

Default/forced $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_AVI see GUICtrlCreateAvi function.
$ACS_AUTOPLAY 0x04 Starts playing the animation as soon as the AVI clip is opened.
$ACS_CENTER 0x01 Centers the animation in the animation control's window.
$ACS_TRANSPARENT 0x02 Allows you to match an animation's background color to that of the underlying window, creating a "transparent" background. (Default value)
$ACS_NONTRANSPARENT 0x10 To override default ACS_TRANSPARENT

 

 

Date Styles Value Description
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#include <DateTimeConstants.au3>

Default/forced   $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_DATE see GUICtrlCreateDate function.
$DTS_UPDOWN 0x01 Places an up-down control to the right of a DTP control to modify time values. This style can be used instead of the drop-down month calendar, which is the default style.
$DTS_SHOWNONE 0x02 Enables the control to accept "no date" as a valid selection state.
$DTS_LONGDATEFORMAT 0x04 Displays the date in long format. The default format string for this style is defined by LOCALE_SLONGDATEFORMAT, which produces output like "Friday, April 19, 1998."
$DTS_TIMEFORMAT 0x09 Displays the time. The default format string for this style is defined by LOCALE_STIMEFORMAT, which produces output like "5:31:42 PM."
$DTS_RIGHTALIGN 0x20 The drop-down month calendar will be right-aligned with the control instead of left-aligned, which is the default.
$DTS_SHORTDATEFORMAT 0x00 Displays the date in short format. The default format string for this style is defined by LOCALE_SSHORTDATE, which produces output like "4/19/96".

 

 

MonthCal Styles Value Description
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#include <DateTimeConstants.au3>

Default/forced   See GUICtrlCreateMonthCal function.
$MCS_NOTODAY 0x10 The month calendar control will not display the "today" date at the bottom of the control.
$MCS_NOTODAYCIRCLE 0x08 The month calendar control will not circle the "today" date.
$MCS_WEEKNUMBERS 0x04 The month calendar control will display week numbers (1-52) to the left of each row of days. Week 1 is defined as the first week that contains at least four days.

 

 

TreeView Styles Value Description
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#include <TreeViewConstants.au3>

Default/forced $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_TREEVIEW see GUICtrlCreateTreeView function.
$TVS_HASBUTTONS 0x0001 Displays plus (+) and minus (-) buttons next to parent items. The user clicks the buttons to expand or collapse a parent item's list of child items. To include buttons with items at the root of the tree view, TVS_LINESATROOT must also be specified.
$TVS_HASLINES 0x0002 Uses lines to show the hierarchy of items.
$TVS_LINESATROOT 0x0004 Uses lines to link items at the root of the tree view control. This value is ignored if TVS_HASLINES is not also specified.
$TVS_DISABLEDRAGDROP 0x0010 Prevents the tree view control from sending TVN_BEGINDRAG notification messages.
$TVS_SHOWSELALWAYS 0x0020 Causes a selected item to remain selected when the tree view control loses focus.
$TVS_RTLREADING 0x0040 Normal windows display text left-to-right (LTR). Windows can be mirrored to display languages such as Hebrew or Arabic that read right-to-left (RTL). Normally, tree view text will be displayed in same direction as the the text in its parent window. If TVS_RTLREADING is set, tree view text will read in the opposite direction from the text in the parent window.
$TVS_NOTOOLTIPS 0x0080 The tree view control does not support tooltips.
$TVS_CHECKBOXES 0x0100 Enables check boxes for items in a tree-view control. Once a tree-view control is created with this style, the style cannot be removed. Instead, you must destroy the control and create a new one in its place.
$TVS_TRACKSELECT 0x0200 Enables hot tracking in a tree view control.
$TVS_SINGLEEXPAND 0x0400 When this style is enabled, changing the selection in the tree view will automatically cause the item being selected to expand and the item being unselected to collapse. If the mouse is used to single-click the selected item and that item is closed, it will be expanded. If the user holds the CTRL key down while selecting an item, the item being unselected will not be collapsed.
$TVS_FULLROWSELECT 0x1000 Enables full-row selection in the tree view. The entire row of the selected item is highlighted, and clicking anywhere on an item's row will cause it to be selected. This style cannot be used in conjunction with the TVS_HASLINES style.
$TVS_NOSCROLL 0x2000 Disables both horizontal and vertical scrolling in the control. The control will not display any scroll bars.
$TVS_NONEVENHEIGHT 0x4000 The height of the items can be set to an odd height with the TVM_SETITEMHEIGHT message. By default, the height of items must be an even value.

 

 

Slider Styles Value Description
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#include <SliderConstants.au3>

Default/forced $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_SLIDER see GUICtrlCreateSlider function.
$TBS_AUTOTICKS 0x0001 Adds tick marks when you set the range on the trackbar by using the TBM_SETRANGE message.
$TBS_BOTH 0x0008 Places ticks on both sides of the trackbar.
$TBS_BOTTOM 0x0000 Places ticks on the bottom of a horizontal trackbar.
$TBS_HORZ 0x0000 Specifies a horizontal trackbar. This is the default.
$TBS_VERT 0x0002 Places ticks on the left side of a vertical trackbar.
$TBS_NOTHUMB 0x0080 Specifies that the trackbar has no slider.
$TBS_NOTICKS 0x0010 Specifies that no ticks are placed on the trackbar.
$TBS_LEFT 0x0004 Places ticks on the left side of a vertical trackbar.
$TBS_RIGHT 0x0000 Places ticks on the right side of a vertical trackbar.
$TBS_TOP 0x0004 Places ticks on the top of a horizontal trackbar.

 

 

ListView Styles Value Description
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#include <ListViewConstants.au3>

Default/forced $GUI_SS_DEFAULT_LISTVIEW see GUICtrlCreateListView function.
$LVS_ICON 0x0000 This style specifies icon view.
$LVS_REPORT 0x0001 This style specifies report view.
$LVS_SMALLICON 0x0002 This style specifies small icon view.
$LVS_LIST 0x0003 This style specifies list view.
$LVS_EDITLABELS 0x0200 Item text can be edited in place.
$LVS_NOCOLUMNHEADER 0x4000 Column headers are not displayed in report view. By default, columns have headers in report view.
$LVS_NOSORTHEADER 0x8000 Column headers do not work like buttons. This style can be used if clicking a column header in report view does not carry out an action, such as sorting.
$LVS_SINGLESEL 0x0004 Only one item at a time can be selected.
$LVS_SHOWSELALWAYS 0x0008 The selection, if any, is always shown, even if the control does not have the focus.
$LVS_SORTASCENDING 0x0010 Item indices are sorted based on item text in ascending order.
$LVS_SORTDESCENDING 0x0020 Item indices are sorted based on item text in descending order.
$LVS_NOLABELWRAP 0x0080 Item text is displayed on a single line in icon view. By default, item text may wrap in icon view.

 

 

ListView Extended Styles Value Description
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#include <ListViewConstants.au3>

$LVS_EX_FULLROWSELECT 0x00000020 When an item is selected, the item and all its subitems are highlighted.
$LVS_EX_GRIDLINES 0x00000001 Displays gridlines around items and subitems.
$LVS_EX_HEADERDRAGDROP 0x00000010 Enables drag-and-drop reordering of columns in a list view control.
$LVS_EX_TRACKSELECT 0x00000008 Enables hot-track selection in a list view control. Hot track selection means that an item is automatically selected when the cursor remains over the item for a certain period of time
$LVS_EX_CHECKBOXES 0x00000004 Enables check boxes for items in a list view control.
$LVS_EX_BORDERSELECT 0x00008000 If this style is set, when an item is selected the border color of the item changes rather than the item being highlighted.
$LVS_EX_DOUBLEBUFFER 0x00010000 Paints via double-buffering, which reduces flicker. This extended style also enables alpha-blended marquee selection on systems where it is supported.
$LVS_EX_FLATSB 0x00000100 Enables flat scroll bars in the list view.
$LVS_EX_MULTIWORKAREAS 0x00002000 The control will not autoarrange its icons until one or more work areas are defined.
$LVS_EX_SNAPTOGRID 0x00080000 In icon view, icons automatically snap into a grid.
$LVS_EX_SUBITEMIMAGES 0x00000002 Allows images to be displayed for subitems.
$LVS_EX_INFOTIP 0x00000400 Displays a tooltip when the item is not fully visible. Sends a notification message to $LVN_GETINFOTIP