BBjInputD::setInsertMode

Description

In BBj 4.0 and higher, this method sets whether the BBjInputD control is in insert mode.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

void

setInsertMode(boolean insert)

Parameters

Variable

Description

insert

Sets whether the control is in insert mode.

0 = Not in insert mode

1= In insert mode

Return Value

None.

Remarks

If in insert mode, then characters are inserted into the control when typed. Otherwise, the characters are overwritten.

By default, the control is not in insert mode.

Example

REM Set an InputD control to be in insert mode

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$,$00010002$)

REM Add an InputD control that uses the current default mask, inserting
REM today's date when the user hits the restore key (normally ESCAPE)
myInputD! = myWindow!.addInputD(101,50,100,90,30,$080c$,"",$$,0,0)

REM Set an InputD control to be in insert mode
myInputD!.setInsertMode(mySysGui!.TRUE)

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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