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byteme

Greetings to all,

I am having some problems with a script. I need to be able to color code different lines in a ListView, depending on what is written on that line. I have some code here and I hope it explains what I am looking to do. This is just a shell of what I have, but I can post the entire code if needed. When I update the Listview by putting information on a line, the line might end with *, but other lines do not. I am looking to make the lines that end with * colored red, and the other lines that do not end with * either green or the default Listview color. Any help\suggestions would be appreciated. I did look on the forums and in the help file, but all I can come up with is how to make ALL of the lines a certain color, not just the ones I need.

Thank you!

Byteme

Code:

#include <GUIConstants.au3>
#include <file.au3>
#include <guiedit.au3>
#Include <GuiList.au3>
#Include <GuiListView.au3>
#Include <Date.au3>

Dim $aRecords
Dim $aRecords2
Dim $aRecords3
Dim $dont
Dim $tmp
Dim $path2File
dim $b

$Form1 = GUICreate("Ignore List", 800, 447, @DesktopWidth / 2 - 400, @DesktopHeight / 2 - 223)
If Not FileExists("c:\windows\web\wallpaper\ripple.jpg") Then
    GUISetBkColor(0x153E7E)
    $tmp = 1
Else
    GUICtrlCreatePic("c:\windows\web\wallpaper\ripple.jpg", -1, -1, 800, 447)
EndIf
GUICtrlSetState(-1, $GUI_DISABLE)
GUICtrlCreateLabel("Servers Currently in Ignore List", 235, 5, 300, 27)
If $tmp = 1 Then
    GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0x153E7E)
Else
    GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0x38ACEC)
EndIf
GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 17)
If $tmp = 1 Then
    GUICtrlSetColor(-1, 0xE0FFFF)
EndIf
$list1 = GUICtrlCreateListView("ServerName|GroupWhoAdded|DateAdded|BlackoutTimeLimit|Time2BeUp|Exceeded", 10, 40, 780, 300)
_GUICtrlListViewSetColumnWidth($list1, 0, 150)
_GUICtrlListViewSetColumnWidth($list1, 1, 150)
_GUICtrlListViewSetColumnWidth($list1, 2, 150)
_GUICtrlListViewSetColumnWidth($list1, 3, 105)
_GUICtrlListViewSetColumnWidth($list1, 4, 150)
_GUICtrlListViewSetColumnWidth($list1, 5, 70)



;  in original script, only one guictrllistviewinsertitem.
; the script reads a file to an array.  the file contains lines like below
; once array is built, it runs one of the insertitems for each one and adds to gui
; some lines end with "*".....if so, I want to make those lines red.
; if the line does not end with "*" i want to make them either green or keep default color...anything but red



_GUICtrlListViewInsertItem($list1, -1, "abc|mygroup1|05/04/2009 10:08:46 am|00:30:00|05/04/2009 10:38:46 am|")
_GUICtrlListViewInsertItem($list1, -1, "def|mygroup2|05/04/2009 10:08:46 am|00:20:00|05/04/2009 10:28:46 am|*")
_GUICtrlListViewInsertItem($list1, -1, "ghi|mygroup6|05/04/2009 10:08:46 am|00:30:00|05/04/2009 10:38:46 am|")
_GUICtrlListViewInsertItem($list1, -1, "jkl|mygroup4|05/04/2009 10:08:46 am|00:20:00|05/04/2009 10:28:46 am|*")
_GUICtrlListViewInsertItem($list1, -1, "mno|mygroup3|05/04/2009 10:08:46 am|00:30:00|05/04/2009 10:38:46 am|")
_GUICtrlListViewInsertItem($list1, -1, "pqr|mygroup8|05/04/2009 10:08:46 am|00:20:00|05/04/2009 10:28:46 am|*")

; these controls do not work at this time....just giving bare coding here....

$add = GUICtrlCreateButton("Add", 230, 350, 81, 33, 0)
$remove2 = GUICtrlCreateButton("Remove", 360, 350, 81, 33, 0)
$save = GUICtrlCreateButton("Save to CSV", 490, 350, 81, 33, 0)
$exit = GUICtrlCreateButton("Exit", 270, 400, 275, 33, 0)


GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

While 1
    $msg = GUIGetMsg()
    Select
        Case $msg = $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
            Exit
        Case $msg = $list1
            _GUICtrlListViewSort($list1, $B_DESCENDING, GUICtrlGetState($list1))
        Case Else
EndSelect   
WEnd

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Melba23

byteme,

picaxe produced something that might help you here.

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:

Spoiler

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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