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Create GUI ctonrols dynamically

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I would like to know that whether it is possible to create for ex. labels dynamically and name them for later use. For ex I am looping through a file that contains lines, and I want to display the line content on a label. But later, I would like to change it, but I am not sure what will be the control's ID.

Many thanks for any help in advance.


Edited by Breaker

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Save the control ID in a variable when you create it:

$hLabel = GUICtrlCreateLabel(..........)

Then use that ID to change the label contents when you want to:

GUICtrlSetData($hLabel, .........)


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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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Excellent idea guys, many thanks for your help.



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