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Tjalve

Hi.

Im currently writing a small script with a simpel GUI. I have used GUICtrlCreateList() function to create several lists of users. However in some cases i would like the color of some users to become red and sometimes blue. Ive searched the forms and i have found tons of info regarding the GUICtrlCreateListView function. But Im using the GUICtrlCreateList function. Can the same process be applied for items in GUICtrlCreateList aswell? And if so, how?

Thank you.

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guinness

Why does it have to be a list?


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Updated: 22/04/2018

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Melba23

Tjalve,

If you searched the forums you might have come across this which shows how you might create an individually coloured "list" of items - you cannot do it with a simple List control. ;)

M23


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ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
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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
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Tjalve

I checked the links but i cant make it do what i want.

I use a listbox becuase I have a list fo users. In the GUI. im supposed to select a specifik user and then go to the next setting. Richtext seems to create a textarea whith text that can be selected. I want a list of items that can be selected.

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Melba23

Tjalve,

The second example in the link I gave you allows items to be selected, as well as coloured. :)

M23

P.S. Nothing against Lars' excellent example, of course. ;)


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Open spoiler to see 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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Tjalve

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You can have colored items in an ownerdrawn listbox.

ListBox.au3

Lars.

This looks Awsome! Thanx man. But I seem to lack the APIConstants.au3 file. Is it part of a UDF?

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Melba23

Tjalve,

Replace it with WindowsConstants.au3 and the script still works. :)

M23


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Open spoiler to see 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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Tjalve

Tjalve,

Replace it with WindowsConstants.au3 and the script still works. :)

M23

Yes it does! Thanks alot. now i just need to understand how to create my own list :P

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