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I'm trying to write a script that will select text in notepad. Someone asked me to write a program that would work like the "Find" function in notepad. Everything works great except I can't figure out how to set the caret position and select text in the window.

Can anyone point me in the right direction?

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Can you please post the code you have so far? How do you "find" the text in Notepad?

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#include <GuiEdit.au3>
_GUICtrlEdit_Find($hWnd [, $fReplace = False])
_GUICtrlEdit_SetSel($hWnd, $iStart, $iEnd)
_GUICtrlEdit_Scroll($hWnd, $iDirection)
_GUICtrlEdit_LineScroll($hWnd, $iHoriz, $iVert)
_GUICtrlEdit_PosFromChar($hWnd, $iIndex)

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They will also need ControlGetHandle as well.

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