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Hi Guys,


quick dumb question that i could not find an answer to.

I created an EditBox  with the Style $ES_LEFT. I would like to "add" the $WS_EX_TRANSPARENT style so i can use to box without the borders.

My goal is to have a multi line input that automatically breaks into the next line without the sliders or boarders essentially.

i have tried:

$iInput = GUICtrlCreateEdit("Hi", 0, 200, 601, 81, BitOR($ES_LEFT,  $WS_EX_TRANSPARENT))

But it doesn't seem to work. Do you know maybe a style that would fit what i was searching for?

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4 minutes ago, Comboku said:

i have tried:

$iInput = GUICtrlCreateEdit("Hi", 0, 200, 601, 81, BitOR($ES_LEFT,  $WS_EX_TRANSPARENT))

But it doesn't seem to work. Do you know maybe a style that would fit what i was searching for?

This couldn't work  $WS_EX_TRANSPARENT isn't a style it's a extended style.

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How about this:

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

$hGUI = GUICreate("Test", 500, 500)

$cEdit = GUICtrlCreateEdit("", 10, 10, 480, 300, $ES_WANTRETURN, $WS_EX_TRANSPARENT)


While 1
    Switch GUIGetMsg()
        Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE

That removes all the slider styles and places the Transparent extended style in the right place.


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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
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