Anybody have analog of GUICtrlSetResizing function for _GUICtrlComboBox_Create control?

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Help me please with resizing of _GUICtrlComboBox_Create control
It should resizing like native Combo with


Thank you.

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I usually create an invisible label which has the required resizing parameters and then resize the UDF control to fit it in a WM_SIZE message handler:

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <WindowsConstants.au3>
#include <GuiComboBox.au3>

$hGUI = GUICreate("test", 400, 400, Default, Default, $WS_SIZEBOX)

$cLabel = GUICtrlCreateLabel("", 20, 20, 200, 20) ; Label which will adjust with the GUI
GUICtrlSetBkColor($cLabel, 0xFFCCCC)

$hCombo = _GUICtrlComboBox_Create($hGUI, "", 20, 20, 200)


GUIRegisterMsg($WM_SIZE, "_WM_SIZE")

While 1
    Switch GUIGetMsg()
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE


Func _WM_SIZE($hWnd, $iMsg, $wParam, $lParam)

    ; Get label posiition and size and adjust child GUI to fit
    $aPos = ControlGetPos($hGUI, "", $cLabel)
    WinMove($hCombo, "", $aPos[0], $aPos[1], $aPos[2], $aPos[3])


Incidentally, you should use normal addition for the resizing parameters, not BitOr as with Windows styles.


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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:


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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Melba23, it is a good idea, thx.

Incidentally, you should use normal addition for the resizing parameters, not BitOr as with Windows styles.

got it.


Topic is solved, thanks!

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