BBjListEdit::getEditText

Description

Returns the text from the edit portion in the BBjListEdit control.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

string

getEditText()

Parameters

None.

Return Value

Returns the text from the edit portion in the BBjListEdit control.

Remarks

None.

Example

REM Get the text that is currently being edited in a list edit 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 a list edit control to the window
myListEdit! = myWindow!.addListEdit(101,50,100,90,60,"",$0000$)

REM Add items into the list edit
FOR I=1 TO 4
      ITEM$="ITEM " + STR(I)
      myListEdit!.addItem(ITEM$)
NEXT I

REM Get the text that is currently being edited in a list edit control
REM This will return "ITEM 1"
TEXT$=myListEdit!.getEditText()

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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