[Gambas-user] How top clearing a readonly textbox

Jussi Lahtinen jussi.lahtinen at gmail.com
Sat Nov 26 03:21:09 CET 2022

Might be simplest to check the read only status before calling Clear().
But this surely works:
Dim sText As String = TextBox1.Text
TextBox1.Text = sText

The method _Change() is called after the change is done to the .Text thus
it is too late to stop.
Not sure if all this is wanted behavior.


On Sat, Nov 26, 2022 at 3:50 AM BB <adamnt42 at gmail.com> wrote:

> As the help says, Textbox.Clear() "Clears the text". However, in the
> case where the textbox is ReadOnly then I don't want this to happen.
> I've tried several ways* but can't stop it. Any clues?
> b
> * overriding Clear, using Stop Event, even saving the original text and
> re-setting it
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