BBjInputD::setCaretPosition

Description

In BBj 4.0 and higher, this method sets the caret position in the BBjInputD control.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

void

setCaretPosition(int pos)

Parameters

Variable

Description

pos

Specifies the position of the caret in the control.

Return Value

None.

Remarks

None.

Example

REM Set the caret position within an InputE control

 

REM Obtain the instance of the BBjAPI object

LET myAPI!=BBjAPI()

 

REM Open the SysGui device

SYSGUI=UNT

OPEN (SYSGUI) "X0"

 

REM Obtain the instance of the BBjSysGui object

LET mySysGui!=myAPI!.getSysGui()

 

REM Set addWindow param values

X=10

Y=10

WIDTH=200

HEIGHT=200

TITLE$="BBj Window"

 

REM Set the current context

mySysGui!.setContext(0)

 

REM Create a window

myWindow! = mySysGui!.addWindow(X,Y,WIDTH,HEIGHT,TITLE$)

 

REM Add an INPUTD control that accepts only alphabetic characters and converts

REM all to upper case, limiting input to 10 characters, and inserting

REM the value "STANDARD" when the user hits the restore key (normally ESCAPE)

myInputD! =

myWindow!.addInputD(101,50,100,90,30,$0804$,"AAAAAAAAAA","",1,"STANDARD","Testing")

 

REM Set the focus to the InputD control

myInputE!.focus()

 

REM Set the caret position within an InputD control

myInputE!.setCaretPosition(5)

 

REM Register the CALLBACK routines

CALLBACK(ON_CLOSE,APP_CLOSE,mySysGui!.getContext())

 

REM Process Events

PROCESS_EVENTS

 

REM Callback routine called when the user closes the application window

APP_CLOSE:

RELEASE

RETURN

See Also

BBjAPI

BBjSysGui

BBjControl

BBjWindow

See the BBj Object Diagram for an illustration of the relationship between BBj Objects.



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