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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


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

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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
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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water

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


My UDFs and Tutorials:

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UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2018-06-01 - Version 1.4.9.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (2018-01-27 - Version 1.3.3.1) - 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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XanzyX

Flat text file.

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water

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


My UDFs and Tutorials:

Spoiler

UDFs:
Active Directory (NEW 2018-06-01 - Version 1.4.9.0) - Download - General Help & Support - Example Scripts - Wiki
OutlookEX (2018-01-27 - Version 1.3.3.1) - 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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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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