Quegga

Mark/Highlight text in inputbox

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#1 ·  Posted (edited)

Hey there

I want to mark the content of an inputbox when you click on the text inside.

Excample: I have an inputbox which has the data "a". When I click inside the inputbox I want the "a" to be highlighted blue, so I can easily copy-paste it out.

GUICreate("",300,100)
$Input1 = GUICtrlCreateInput("",10,10,50,30)
$Input2 = GUICtrlCreateInput("a",100,10,50,30)
GUISetState()
While True
   Switch GUIGetMsg()
   Case -3
      Exit
   EndSwitch
WEnd

I searched google and the forum and did not find anything.

Thanks!

Edited by Quegga

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I'm not sure this is possible with GUICtrlCreateInput. But maybe _GUICtrlEdit_SetSel is what you are looking for. Try the example script.


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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

Thanks a lot,
 this was exactely what I was searching for.

It is possible to use _GUICtrlEdit_SetSel on a GUICtrlCreateInput

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Don't know. Did you try it?


My UDFs and Tutorials:

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UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2017-04-18 - Version 1.4.8.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (NEW 2017-02-27 - Version 1.3.1.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
ExcelChart (2015-04-01 - Version 0.4.0.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
Word - Wiki
PowerPoint (2015-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support

Tutorials:
ADO - Wiki

 

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