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This UDF can be used to simply edit an Listview. There will be created an inputfield at the position of the subitem, with enter you save, use esc to interrupt,...

You can specify single rows and cols or single field (giving row and col,...), also you can specify, if a singleclick or a doubleclick is needed to edit.

If you like it, please leave me a comment, also if you have any suggestions to make it better or if you found bugs.



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Thanks for sharing.


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I am using your ListView Editing scripts, and I love it! Thank you so much for sharing this.

One thing I am trying to modify is to trap the TAB key in Edit mode, save the current Input, and focus on the next field to the right, opening it in Edit mode. If we are at the right-most field, then just act like the ENTER key was pressed. I have been through your scripts over and over, trying different ways, but I can't seem to capture the TAB key and make this happen. Any ideas on how to go about this?


Thanks in advance for your assistance!

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I changed some functions and wrote some new, now its possible, what you want to do :)

    __ListViewEditInput_InitializeKeys: Its now possile to add an Array with Accelerators when initializing
    __ListViewEditInput_WM_NOTIFY: outsourced Quellcode to another Function (__ListViewEditInput__EditItem)
    __ListViewEditInput_GetEditedCell: Returns the Ctrl,index and subindex of last edited/actual editing cell
    __ListViewEditInput__EditItem: Set Cell to edit, needs listviewcontrol, itemindex and subitemindex

For testing I wrote an Example.

Interesting for you is Line 14-16 and 45-52

MfG Kanashius :shifty:



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