Function Reference


_GUICtrlRichEdit_SetText

Sets the text of a control

#include <GuiRichEdit.au3>
_GUICtrlRichEdit_SetText ( $hWnd, $sText )

Parameters

$hWnd Handle to the control
$sText Plain or RTF text to put into the control

Return Value

Succcess: True.
Failure: False and sets the @error flag to non-zero.
@error: 101 - $hWnd is not a handle

Remarks

Sets all of the text. Text can be plain or RTF text.
Keeps the undo stack.

Related

_GUICtrlRichEdit_AppendText, _GUICtrlRichEdit_EmptyUndoBuffer, _GUICtrlRichEdit_GetText, _GUICtrlRichEdit_InsertText, _GUICtrlRichEdit_ReplaceText

Example

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <GuiRichEdit.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>

Example()

Func Example()
    Local $hGui, $iMsg, $hRichEdit
    $hGui = GUICreate("Example (" & StringTrimRight(@ScriptName, StringLen(".exe")) & ")", 320, 350, -1, -1)
    $hRichEdit = _GUICtrlRichEdit_Create($hGui, "This is a test.", 10, 10, 300, 220, _
            BitOR($ES_MULTILINE, $WS_VSCROLL, $ES_AUTOVSCROLL))
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

    _GUICtrlRichEdit_SetText($hRichEdit, "First paragraph")
    While True
        $iMsg = GUIGetMsg()
        Select
            Case $iMsg = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
                _GUICtrlRichEdit_Destroy($hRichEdit) ; needed unless script crashes
                ; GUIDelete()   ; is OK too
                Exit
        EndSelect
    WEnd
EndFunc   ;==>Example