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If I would like to limit the amount of text in an edit box to say....255 characters. What code would I use?

I have searched through help and found nothing..

Thanks in advance

#include <GUIConstants.au3>

#include <WindowsConstants.au3>

#include <EditConstants.au3>

#include <ButtonConstants.au3>

Opt("GUIOnEventMode", 1)

$Form1 = GUICreate("Issue", 615, 222, -1, -1)

GUISetOnEvent($GUI_EVENT_CLOSE, "CLOSEClicked")

$Label1 = GUICtrlCreateLabel("Please Describe The Customer's Issue For The Technician", 88, 0, 416, 24)

GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 12, 400, 0, "MS Sans Serif")

$Edit1 = GUICtrlCreateEdit("", 16, 32, 577, 113, BitOR($ES_AUTOVSCROLL,$ES_WANTRETURN,$WS_VSCROLL))

GUICtrlSetData(-1, "")

GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKHCENTER)

$Button1 = GUICtrlCreateButton("OK", 240, 160, 105, 33, 0)

GUICtrlSetOnEvent(-1, "Button1Click")

GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

Func Button1Click()

;~ *

MsgBox(0, "", $Edit1 )

Exit

EndFunc

Func CLOSEClicked()

Exit

EndFunc

While 1

Sleep(100)

WEnd

MsgBox(0,"edit box messages go here limiting to 250 characters","")

Edited by cgycowboy

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FaT3oYCG

#Include <GuiEdit.au3>

_GUICtrlEdit_SetLimitText($hWnd, $iLimit)

? help file ?


Interpreters have great power!Although they live in the shadow of compiled programming languages an interpreter can do anything that a compiled language can do, you just have to code it right.

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cgycowboy

#Include <GuiEdit.au3>

_GUICtrlEdit_SetLimitText($hWnd, $iLimit)

? help file ?

Thanks for your help. I meant the included SCITE help

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Lol, use the AutoIT help file then it might be more useful :D, the Scite help file won't list anything about AutoIT in it's helpfile as it has nothing to do with it (the Scite help file that is).


Interpreters have great power!Although they live in the shadow of compiled programming languages an interpreter can do anything that a compiled language can do, you just have to code it right.

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