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mLipok

On desktop I click in a Properties and in Appearance tab

there is an option Font Size = Very Large

in My program I have a button

and for this button I use

GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKALL)

GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 8, 400, 0, 'MS Sans Serif')

but this do not help

Question:

Why system change font size in control or How to prevent changing font size in control (button)


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AutoBert

GuiCtrSetFont and GuiCtrSetFontw orkiung fine for me:

#include
#include

Global $idGui1, $idGui2=-99, $idMsgBox, $idZurueck, $idbtnExit2
_CreateGui2() ;entweder hier oder erst wenn benötigt ($idbtmToGui2 Klick)

$idGui1 = GUICreate('GUI 1', 400, 280, 140, 150, BitOR($WS_MINIMIZEBOX, $WS_MAXIMIZEBOX, $WS_SIZEBOX))
;erzeugt eine GUI die zurückgebebene ID wird in der Variablen $idGui1 gespeichert
;die GUI hat BOXen für Mininmieren, Maximieren und ist in der Größe frei änderbar
GUISetOnEvent($GUI_EVENT_CLOSE, '_End')

$idbtnToGui2 = GUICtrlCreateButton('&Aufruf GUI 2', 20, 20, 130, 25)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKSIZE + $GUI_DOCKLEFT + $GUI_DOCKTOP)
;verankert den Button "Afruf Gui 2" links und oben und fixiert die Größe
;beim Resizen bleibt es dadurch auf seiner Position am rechten Rand
GUICtrlSetFont(-1,14) ;<==================
$idbtnICQ = GUICtrlCreateButton('&ICQ', 20, 50, 130, 25)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKSIZE + $GUI_DOCKLEFT + $GUI_DOCKTOP)
;verankert den Button "ICQ" links und oben und fixiert die Größe
;beim Resizen bleibt es dadurch auf seiner Position am rechten Rand

$idbtnExit1 = GUICtrlCreateButton('be&enden', 20, 80, 130, 25)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKSIZE + $GUI_DOCKLEFT + $GUI_DOCKTOP)
;verankert den Button "Afruf Gui 2" links und oben und fixiert die Größe
;beim Resizen bleibt es dadurch auf seiner Position am rechten Rand
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW, $idGui1)

While 1
$nMsg = GUIGetMsg(1) ;extended Modus wichtig!!
Switch $nMsg[1] ;für welches Fenster ist die Message
Case $idGui1 ;ab hier ist Gui 1 dran
Switch $nMsg[0] ;welche Message wurde ausgelöst
Case $idbtnToGui2
GUISetState(@SW_Hide, $idGui1) ;Gui 1 verstecken, damit nur Gui2 sichtbar ist und bearbeitet werden kann
;If $idGui2 = -99 Then _CreateGui2() ;nur wenn nicht am Anfang bereits erzeugt nötig, dann auf Vorbelegung der Variable in Global achten)
GUISetState(@SW_SHOW, $idGui2) ;Gui 2 anzeigen
Case $idbtnICQ
MsgBox(0,"","Jetzt würde ICQ gestartet")
;Run("C:Program FilesICQ7.0ICQ.exe")
Case $idbtnExit1, $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
_end()
EndSwitch
Case $idGui2 ;ab hier ist Gui 2 dran
Switch $nMsg[0] ;welche Message wurde ausgelöst
Case $idMsgBox
MsgBox(0, 'Test', 'Test', 0, $idGui2)
Case $idZurueck, $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
GUISetState(@SW_Show, $idGui1) ;Gui 1 wieder anzeigen
GUISetState(@SW_HIDE, $idGui2) ;Gui 2 verstecken
Case $idbtnExit2
_end()
EndSwitch
EndSwitch
WEnd

Func _CreateGui2()
$idGui2 = GUICreate('GUI 2', 500, 300, 200, 50, -1, -1, $idGui1) ;wichtig ist der letzte Parameter falls beide gleichzeitig sichtbar sein sollen
;erzeugt eine GUI als Child von Gui1, die zurückgebebene ID wird in der Variablen $idGui2 gespeichert
GUISetFont(14)       ;<==================
$idMsgBox = GUICtrlCreateButton('&MsgBox', 20, 20, 130, 25)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKSIZE + $GUI_DOCKLEFT + $GUI_DOCKTOP)
;verankert den Button "MsgBox" links und oben und fixiert die Größe
;beim Resizen bleibt es dadurch auf seiner Position am rechten Rand

$idZurueck = GUICtrlCreateButton('&Zurück zu GUI 1', 20, 50, 130, 25)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKSIZE + $GUI_DOCKLEFT + $GUI_DOCKTOP)
;verankert den Button "zurück" links und oben und fixiert die Größe
;beim Resizen bleibt es dadurch auf seiner Position am rechten Rand

$idbtnExit2 = GUICtrlCreateButton('be&enden', 20, 80, 130, 25)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKSIZE + $GUI_DOCKLEFT + $GUI_DOCKTOP)
;verankert den Button "beenden" links und oben und fixiert die Größe
;beim Resizen bleibt es dadurch auf seiner Position am rechten Rand
EndFunc ;==>_CreateGui2

Func _end()
GUIDelete($idGui2)
GUIDelete($idGui1)
Exit
EndFunc ;==>_end
why are my uncludes lost?

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>

#include<WindowsConstants.au3>

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why are my includes lost?

its a bug in the website

try manually typing "[autoit]" & "[autoit]" and paste your code in between


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Toggle the edit mode (top left corner) to plain text only, voila.


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Next $linenum = 30 ; Start in the middle of the page For $x = 1 To 15 $str = "[" & $x & " " & $str2 _LogMsg("+++: $str ==>" & $str & "<==") _Printer_PrintTextLine($hDC, $str, $linenum) $linenum += 1 Next _Printer_Close($hDC) EndFunc ;==>_Main Func _Printer_SetFont($hDC) Local $hFont If ($a__Printer_Font == 0) Then _Printer_MakeFont() EndIf $hFont = $a__Printer_Font _LogMsg("+++: $hDC & " & $hDC & ", $hFont = " & $hFont) _WinAPI_SetFont($hDC, $hFont) ; <===================== EndFunc ;==>_Printer_SetFont Func _Printer_MakeFont() Local $hFontDC, $err, $errm, $str, $flag, $iHeight $flag = $FW_BOLD $iHeight = 8 $hFontDC = _WinAPI_CreateFont( _ $iHeight, _ 0, _ ; average character width 0, _ ; angle of escape 0, _ ; base-line orientation $flag, _ ; font weight - $FW_NORMAL, $FW_BOLD, etc. False, _ ; italic False, _ ; underline False, _ ; strikeout $DEFAULT_CHARSET, _ ; the character set $OUT_DEFAULT_PRECIS, _ ; the output precision $CLIP_DEFAULT_PRECIS, _ ; the clipping precision $DEFAULT_QUALITY, _ ; the output quality 0, _ ; the pitch and family of the font "courier new") ; typeface name _LogMsg("+++: $hFontDC = 0x" & Hex($hFontDC)) If ($hFontDC <= 0) Then $str = "_WinAPI_CreateFont() failed." & @CRLF $err = _WinAPI_GetLastError() $errm = _WinAPI_GetLastErrorMessage() _LogMsg("+++: " & $err & ", 0) - '" & $errm & "'" & @CRLF & $str) Exit (9) EndIf $a__Printer_Font = $hFontDC EndFunc ;==>_Printer_MakeFont Func _Printer_Open($hGUI = 0, $iFlags = Default, $sDocName = "") Local $hDC, $tPD, $err If $iFlags = Default Then $iFlags = 0 $iFlags = BitOR($iFlags, $PD_RETURNDC) $iFlags = BitOR($iFlags, $PD_USEDEVMODECOPIESANDCOLLATE) EndIf $tPD = DllStructCreate($tagPD) DllStructSetData($tPD, "lStructSize", DllStructGetSize($tPD)) DllStructSetData($tPD, "hwndOwner", $hGUI) ; If $hGUI <> 0 Then DllStructGetData($tPD, "hInstance", _WinAPI_GetModuleHandle("")) EndIf DllStructSetData($tPD, "Flags", $iFlags) DllStructSetData($tPD, "nCopies", 2) Local $bRet = DllCall("Comdlg32.dll", "int", "PrintDlgW", "ptr", DllStructGetPtr($tPD)) $err = @error If $err Then $err = _WinAPI_GetLastError() Local $errm = _WinAPI_GetLastErrorMessage() _LogMsg("+++: _Printer_Open() returns: (1, " & $err & ", 0) - '" & $errm & "'") $tPD = 0 Return SetError(1, $err, 0) EndIf If $bRet[0] = True Then $hDC = DllStructGetData($tPD, "hDC") Else Return SetError(2, $err, 0) EndIf $tPD = 0 __Printer_SetupCharWH($hDC) _Printer_GetMetrics($hDC) _Printer_Startup($hDC, $sDocName) Return (SetError(0, 0, $hDC)) EndFunc ;==>_Printer_Open Func _Printer_Startup($hDC, $sDocName) Local $oDocNameStruct, $DOCINFO, $printJobID, $errstr __Printer_SetupCharWH($hDC) ; Get the height and width of a printer character $oDocNameStruct = DllStructCreate("char DocName[" & StringLen($sDocName & Chr(0)) & "]") DllStructSetData($oDocNameStruct, "DocName", $sDocName & Chr(0)) ; Size of DOCINFO structure $DOCINFO = DllStructCreate($tagDOCINFO) ; Structure for Print Document info DllStructSetData($DOCINFO, "Size", 20) ; Size of DOCINFO structure DllStructSetData($DOCINFO, "DocName", DllStructGetPtr($oDocNameStruct)) ; Set name of print job (Optional) _Printer_GetMetrics($hDC) $printJobID = _Printer_StartDoc($hDC, $DOCINFO) ; start new print doc If ($printJobID <= 0) Then $errstr = "_Printer_StartDoc() failed" _LogMsg("+++: _Printer_Startup() returns: @error = 1 - " & $errstr) Return (SetError(1, 0, $errstr)) EndIf Return (SetError(0, 0, $printJobID)) ; print job ID EndFunc ;==>_Printer_Startup Func _Printer_Close($hDC) _Printer_EndPage($hDC) ; End the currend page _Printer_EndDoc($hDC) ; End the print job _WinAPI_DeleteDC($hDC) ; Delete the printer device context EndFunc ;==>_Printer_Close Func _Printer_EndPage($hDC) Local $aResult If ($i__ThisLineNum > 1) Then $aResult = DllCall("GDI32.dll", "long", "EndPage", "hwnd", $hDC) EndIf _Printer_SetInitial_XY() $i__ThisLineNum = -1 Return ($aResult[0]) EndFunc ;==>_Printer_EndPage Func _Printer_EndDoc($hDC) Local $aResult $aResult = DllCall("GDI32.dll", "long", "EndDoc", "hwnd", $hDC) Return ($aResult[0]) EndFunc ;==>_Printer_EndDoc Func _Printer_TextOut($hDC, $iXStart, $iYStart, $sString) Local $aResult $aResult = DllCall("GDI32.dll", _ "long", "TextOut", _ "hwnd", $hDC, _ "long", $iXStart, _ "long", $iYStart, _ "str", $sString, _ "long", StringLen($sString)) Return $aResult[0] ; 0 = fail, 1 = OK EndFunc ;==>_Printer_TextOut Func _Printer_PrintTextLine($hDC, $sText, $iLineNumber = -1) Local $ret, $lines, $ndx If ($iLineNumber <= 0) Then $iLineNumber = $i__ThisLineNum EndIf $sText = StringStripWS($sText, 2) ; Clear trailing whitespace ; Break text into an array of lines, based on any of the ; usual line endings (@CR, @LF, etc.) found in the string. $sText = StringRegExpReplace($sText, "[\\][n]", @CR) $sText = StringReplace($sText, @CRLF, @LF) $sText = StringReplace($sText, @CR, @LF) While (StringRight($sText, 1) == @LF) StringTrimRight($sText, 1) ; remove trailing LF's WEnd $lines = StringSplit($sText, @LF, 2) ; Now print each line in the array of lines, advancing the ; printer line position each time For $ndx = 0 To UBound($lines) - 1 $i__CurrentPos_X = $i__x_start ; $i__LeftMargin_X $i__CurrentPos_Y = (($i__Printer_Char_H + $VLINESPACE) * $iLineNumber) + $i__y_start $ret = _Printer_TextOut($hDC, $i__CurrentPos_X, $i__CurrentPos_Y, $lines[$ndx]) $iLineNumber += 1 $i__ThisLineNum += 1 If ($ret == 0) Then ExitLoop If ($iLineNumber > $i__LastLineNum) Then _Printer_EndPage($hDC) $iLineNumber = 1 $i__ThisLineNum = 1 EndIf Next ; Calculate next x/y position $i__CurrentPos_Y = (($i__Printer_Char_H + $VLINESPACE) * $iLineNumber) Return (SetError(0, 0, $iLineNumber)) EndFunc ;==>_Printer_PrintTextLine Func _Printer_StartDoc($hDC, $tDocInfo) Local $aResult $aResult = DllCall("GDI32.dll", "long", "StartDoc", "hwnd", $hDC, "ptr", DllStructGetPtr($tDocInfo)) _Printer_SetInitial_XY() Return ($aResult[0]) ; >0 = OK, <=0 = Fail EndFunc ;==>_Printer_StartDoc Func _Printer_GetMetrics($hDC) $i__LeftMargin_X = _WinAPI_GetDeviceCaps($hDC, $PHYSICALOFFSETX) $i__TopMargin_Y = _WinAPI_GetDeviceCaps($hDC, $PHYSICALOFFSETY) $i__PageWidth = _WinAPI_GetDeviceCaps($hDC, $PHYSICALWIDTH) $i__PageHeight = _WinAPI_GetDeviceCaps($hDC, $PHYSICALHEIGHT) #Tidy_Off _LogMsg("+++:" & @CRLF _ & "$PHYSICALOFFSETX [" & $PHYSICALOFFSETX & "] $i__LeftMargin_X = " & $i__LeftMargin_X & @CRLF _ & "$PHYSICALOFFSETY [" & $PHYSICALOFFSETY & "] $i__TopMargin_Y = " & $i__TopMargin_Y & @CRLF _ & "$PHYSICALWIDTH [" & $PHYSICALWIDTH & "] $i__PageWidth = " & $i__PageWidth & @CRLF _ & "$PHYSICALHEIGHT [" & $PHYSICALHEIGHT & "] $i__PageHeight = " & $i__PageHeight & @CRLF _ ) #Tidy_On $i__x_start = $i__LeftMargin_X - 75 $i__y_start = $i__TopMargin_Y - 75 $i__x_end = $i__PageWidth - 250 $i__y_end = $i__PageHeight - 200 _Printer_SetInitial_XY() $i__LastLineNum = _Printer_GetLastLineNum() EndFunc ;==>_Printer_GetMetrics Func _Printer_SetInitial_XY() $i__CurrentPos_X = $i__LeftMargin_X $i__CurrentPos_Y = $i__TopMargin_Y * 22 EndFunc ;==>_Printer_SetInitial_XY Func _Printer_GetLastLineNum() Local $x1, $y, $linenumber $linenumber = -1 If ($i__Printer_Char_H > 0) Then For $x1 = 1 To 999 $y = (($i__Printer_Char_H + $VLINESPACE) * ($x1 + 1)) If ($y >= $i__y_end) Then $linenumber = $x1 ExitLoop EndIf Next EndIf If ($linenumber == -1) Then MsgBox(0, "Internal Error", "ERROR: Could not calculate the last line number") Exit (1) EndIf $linenumber -= 1 Return ($linenumber) EndFunc ;==>_Printer_GetLastLineNum Func __Printer_SetupCharWH($hDC) Local $vExtents $vExtents = _WinAPI_GetTextExtentPoint32($hDC, "x") $i__Printer_Char_W = DllStructGetData($vExtents, "X") ; Get the width of a character $i__Printer_Char_H = DllStructGetData($vExtents, "Y") ; Get the height of a character EndFunc ;==>__Printer_SetupCharWH Func _LogMsg($msg, $lnum = @ScriptLineNumber) If (StringLeft($msg, 4) = "+++:") Then $msg = StringTrimLeft($msg, 5) $msg = StringStripWS($msg, 3) ConsoleWrite("+++:" & $lnum & "] " & $msg & @CRLF) EndFunc ;==>_LogMsg Func _Printer_SetFont($hDC) Local $hFont If ($a__Printer_Font == 0) Then _Printer_MakeFont() EndIf $hFont = $a__Printer_Font _LogMsg("+++: $hDC & " & $hDC & ", $hFont = " & $hFont) _WinAPI_SetFont($hDC, $hFont) ; <===================== EndFunc ;==>_Printer_SetFont Func _Printer_MakeFont() Local $hFontDC, $err, $errm, $str, $flag, $iHeight $flag = $FW_BOLD $iHeight = 8 $hFontDC = _WinAPI_CreateFont( _ $iHeight, _ 0, _ ; average character width 0, _ ; angle of escape 0, _ ; base-line orientation $flag, _ ; font weight - $FW_NORMAL, $FW_BOLD, etc. False, _ ; italic False, _ ; underline False, _ ; strikeout $DEFAULT_CHARSET, _ ; the character set $OUT_DEFAULT_PRECIS, _ ; the output precision $CLIP_DEFAULT_PRECIS, _ ; the clipping precision $DEFAULT_QUALITY, _ ; the output quality 0, _ ; the pitch and family of the font "courier new") ; typeface name _LogMsg("+++: $hFontDC = 0x" & Hex($hFontDC)) If ($hFontDC <= 0) Then $str = "_WinAPI_CreateFont() failed." & @CRLF $err = _WinAPI_GetLastError() $errm = _WinAPI_GetLastErrorMessage() _LogMsg("+++: " & $err & ", 0) - '" & $errm & "'" & @CRLF & $str) Exit (9) EndIf $a__Printer_Font = $hFontDC EndFunc ;==>_Printer_MakeFont Here is the full script.  Run it to see the problem:
    • kcvinu
      By kcvinu
      Hi all,
      I am playing with _GUICtrlButton_Create function. How can i change this button's (or the entire form's) font ?. The in-built GUICtrlSetFont function is not working even when i convert the control handle to control ID with _WinAPI_GetDlgCtrlID ( ) function.  Do i need to use CreateFont api finction and send WM_SETFONT message ? Or is there any other easy and safe ways to do this ?. Thanks in advance.
      Note : This window is created by CreateWindowEx function, not by GUICreate function. 
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