getCtlText

Syntax

int getCtlText(int ctlnum)

Arguments

ctlnum
The number of the control whose text you'd like to retrieve text.

Return

Returns a pointer (actually a char*) to a string containing the text property of the given user control.

Description

Gets the text label / property of a user control with the index ctlnum. Note that not all user controls support text strings.

Example

strcpy(str1, getCtlText(CTL_OK));
msgBox(MB_OK, "The text label of CTL_OK is", str1);

Also see

getCtlVal, setCtlText

Comments

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