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XanzyX

Is there a function out there that will edit an existing file witha a "Save" and "Cancel" at the bottom?

Example: Funcrion("TestFile.txt")

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Melba23

XanzyX,

Not that I know of - but it should not be too hard to create a GUI with an edit control and 2 buttons, so why not give it a try yourself. You know where we are if you get stuck.

M23


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water

Is this a flat text file or should the text contain formatting as well?


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XanzyX

Flat text file.

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water

The example in the help file for GUICtrlCreateEdit could then be a good starting point.


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OutlookEX (2018-10-31 - Version 1.3.4.1) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
ExcelChart (2017-07-21 - Version 0.4.0.1) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts
PowerPoint (2017-06-06 - Version 0.0.5.0) - Download - General Help & Support
Excel - Example Scripts - Wiki
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XanzyX

It took a while, but it was done.  The edit area is rough but ot does the job

Func Example2($GUIEditTitle, $FileName)

    GUICreate($GUIEditTitle)
    $Save_BT = GUICtrlCreateButton("Save", 245, 365, 70, 30)
    $Cancel_BT = GUICtrlCreateButton("Cancel", 325, 365, 70, 30)
    $MyEdit = GUICtrlCreateEdit(FileRead($FileName), 5, 5, 385, 340, $ES_AUTOVSCROLL + $WS_VSCROLL + $ES_AUTOVSCROLL + $ES_AUTOHSCROLL + $ES_MULTILINE)

    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

    While 1
        $nMsg = GUIGetMsg()
        Switch $nMsg
            Case $Save_BT
                ... Save Condition

                ExitLoop
            Case $Cancel_BT
                ... Cancel Condition

                ExitLoop
            Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
                ExitLoop
        EndSwitch
    WEnd
    GUIDelete($GUIEditTitle)

EndFunc   ;==>Example

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