Edit Field
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Edit Field

Updated Aug 24, 2004 by Frogboy


mr.bo
Comment #1 Tuesday, August 24, 2004 6:43 PM
this is great. I've always hated how edit fields in themes never matched the rest of a theme. Now they can.

One thing though. When you hit enter to go multi line (say for a post it note type thing) the entry field does not expand. It would be nice if either the field expanded, or the ability to go multiline was turned off (just for the sake of keeping it professional looking.
Frogboy
Comment #2 Tuesday, August 24, 2004 10:48 PM
It's just an edit field not MLE.

I'll have to think about how to do an MLE.
mr.bo
Comment #3 Wednesday, August 25, 2004 7:00 AM
Did I mention that it's gereat?
Alternate Setting
Comment #4 Wednesday, August 25, 2004 9:37 AM
I bet this is brilliant - whats it for and how is it applied ?
Frogboy
Comment #5 Wednesday, August 25, 2004 10:58 AM
The idea behind it is so that widget makers will use this kind of edit field instead of relying on ActiveX controls which have a lot more overhead attached to them.
Alternate Setting
Comment #6 Friday, August 27, 2004 6:12 AM
I get it - the pursuit of elegance, we are moving on apace .
thomassen
Comment #7 Tuesday, April 05, 2005 11:09 AM
Just pointing out a problem which I noted while I made a text control my self. If you try to enter the Euro sign OnChar returns a Unicode and that causes an error in Chr(). The variant ChrW() works with Unicode values.

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