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texan

GUICtrlCreateCombo only allow listed values

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Is there a way to disallow the user from entering a value in a combobox that is not in the list? I am using GUICtrlCreateCombo to create a combobox and GUICtrlSetDate to populate the combobox with values. I can select values in the list fine but I noticed that you could also type any text you want in the combobox. I don't want the users to be able to type text, I only want them to be able to select from the values listed.

Is there a style or exstyle to set this?

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texan,

Use the $CBS_DROPDOWNLIST style. ;)

Not the best explanation in the Help file, but that is how MS describe it as well. :)

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Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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Perfect! Just what I needed. Thanks!

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