Function Reference


_GUICtrlComboBox_ReplaceEditSel

Replace text selected in edit box

#include <GuiComboBox.au3>
_GUICtrlComboBox_ReplaceEditSel ( $hWnd, $sText )

Parameters

$hWnd Control ID/Handle to the control
$sText String containing the replacement text

Return Value

None.

Remarks

If the message is sent to a ComboBox with the $CBS_DROPDOWN or $CBS_DROPDOWNLIST style the Function will fail.

Related

_GUICtrlComboBox_SetEditSel, _GUICtrlComboBox_SetEditText

Example

#include <GuiComboBox.au3>
#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>

Example()

Func Example()
    Local $idCombo

    ; Create GUI
    GUICreate("ComboBox Replace Edit Sel", 400, 296)
    $idCombo = GUICtrlCreateCombo("", 2, 2, 396, 296)
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

    ; Set Edit Text
    _GUICtrlComboBox_SetEditText($idCombo, "Old Edit Text")

    ; Add files
    _GUICtrlComboBox_BeginUpdate($idCombo)
    _GUICtrlComboBox_AddDir($idCombo, @WindowsDir & "\*.exe")
    _GUICtrlComboBox_EndUpdate($idCombo)

    Sleep(500)

    ; Set selected text in edit box
    _GUICtrlComboBox_SetEditSel($idCombo, 0, -1)

    Sleep(500)

    ; Replace the text in the edit box
    _GUICtrlComboBox_ReplaceEditSel($idCombo, "New Edit Text")

    ; Loop until the user exits.
    Do
    Until GUIGetMsg() = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
    GUIDelete()
EndFunc   ;==>Example