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Combo Box - Making It Static

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I am really sorry if this has been asked before. And maybe I am using the wrong tool - combo box. But without having to check every value before it is used is there any way to stop the person from chaging the value ? If this does not make any sense please let me know.


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I am really sorry if this has been asked before. And maybe I am using the wrong tool - combo box. But without having to check every value before it is used is there any way to stop the person from chaging the value ? If this does not make any sense please let me know.

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I really do not want to disable the control - I still want them to be able to pick from the list - just not be able to add to or remove from the list and then click the submit and take it as a value. I am going home and will pick this up later - I hope that someone has an answer. Thanks again


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"As you teach others, you are really teaching yourself."

From my dad

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I really do not want to disable the control - I still want them to be able to pick from the list - just not be able to add to or remove from the list and then click the submit and take it as a value. I am going home and will pick this up later - I hope that someone has an answer. Thanks again

Try adding this to the Style of your combobox $CBS_DROPDOWNLIST

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Try adding this to the Style of your combobox $CBS_DROPDOWNLIST

I tried this - and I am still able to change the text in the dropdown - I would like for the person to be able to click it but not be able to select the text and change it.

GUICtrlSetData($scriptor_Combo_1, "1|2|3|4|5|6|7|8|",$CBS_DROPDOWNLIST)

Is there anything else that I might be able to try?


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try this...

GUICtrlCreateCombo($scriptor_Combo_1, 290, 25, 165, 25, BitOR($ES_READONLY, $CBS_DROPDOWNLIST, $LBS_STANDARD))

u need to do it while creating the combo and not while adding data to it


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try this...

GUICtrlCreateCombo($scriptor_Combo_1, 290, 25, 165, 25, BitOR($ES_READONLY, $CBS_DROPDOWNLIST, $LBS_STANDARD))

u need to do it while creating the combo and not while adding data to it

I guess I did not read it right the first time. Thanks - that worked great - thanks for every ones help.


All by me:

"Sometimes you have to go back to where you started, to get to where you want to go." 

"Everybody catches up with everyone, eventually" 

"As you teach others, you are really teaching yourself."

From my dad

"Do not worry about yesterday, as the only thing that you can control is tomorrow."

 

WindowsError.gif

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StringRegExp | StringRegExp Help | RegEXTester | REG TUTOR | Reg TUTOT 2

AutoItSetOption | Macros | AutoIt Snippets | Wrapper | Autoit  Docs

SCITE | SciteJump | BB | MyTopics | Programming | UDFs | AutoIt 123 | UDFs Form | UDF

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ControlHover.UDF

GDI_Plus

Draw_On_Screen

GDI Basics

GDI_More_Basics

GDI Rotate

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GDI  CheckExistingItems

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Replace $ghGDIPDll with $__g_hGDIPDll

DLL 101?

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GDI Examples UEZ

GDI Basic Clock

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