Function Reference


_GUICtrlComboBox_SetEditText

Set the text of the edit control of the ComboBox

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

Parameters

$hWnd Control ID/Handle to the control
$sText Text to be set

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_GetEditText, _GUICtrlComboBox_ReplaceEditSel

Example

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

Global $g_idMemo

Example()

Func Example()
    Local $idCombo

    ; Create GUI
    GUICreate("ComboBox Set Edit Text", 400, 296)
    $idCombo = GUICtrlCreateCombo("", 2, 2, 396, 296)
    $g_idMemo = GUICtrlCreateEdit("", 2, 32, 396, 266, 0)
    GUICtrlSetFont($g_idMemo, 9, 400, 0, "Courier New")
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

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

    ; Set Edit Text
    _GUICtrlComboBox_SetEditText($idCombo, StringFormat("%d - Some New Text", Random(1, 20, 1)))

    ; Get Edit Text
    MemoWrite("Edit Text: " & _GUICtrlComboBox_GetEditText($idCombo))

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

; Write a line to the memo control
Func MemoWrite($sMessage)
    GUICtrlSetData($g_idMemo, $sMessage & @CRLF, 1)
EndFunc   ;==>MemoWrite