Updating multiple text boxes at the same time?
Is it possible to update one text box and have another text box update with
the same information? For example, on one page, there are 4 text boxes with
the same information. If I change the information in one text box, how can I
get the other 3 to update to the new information?
Only way in Publisher is to copy/paste.
"KM" <KM@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Is it possible to update one text box and have another text box update with
> the...a new drawing not erase previous drawing?
visual studio c++ 6.0, mfc, graphics
in my program a new drawing erases previous drawing. How to manage that all
that is drawn stays alive on the window? And is not erased when the window
is covered by another window, as well. And that the image does not
Those last two have from time to time appeared in my attempts to solve the
first problem. And that I didn't manage at all - make the first drawing,
then the second, see them both at the same time on the window.
I have tried the following and maybe more: Invalidate(false),
InvalidateRect(false), override OnEraseBkgnd, ...Serializing object graph directly to XML document rather than to text
Is there a way to serialize a graph of objects and get the output as an XML
document, without first serializing to text and then parsing the text (I
know how to do this but I find it really silly and inefficient).
I googled around and from what I found, the answer is NO. Am I missing
something obvious? Is there something new coming in .NET 2.0?
Of course, I'm also interested in the reverse operation (deserializing
directly from XmlDocument rather than from text).
Bruno Jouhier wrote:
> Is there a way to serialize a graph of objects and get the output as an XML
> ...text file, unicode
Not specifically about MFC, but here goes
If there is a text file, like the ones created with Notepad, how can one
know if it contains unicode or not.
I tried to save a file in notepad with just english text, and checked to see
what bytes it contains.
The first 2 bytes seemed to be a flag, like a header.
All other characters which would consume 1 byte in ASCII, consume 2 bytes
with the first bytes beeing zero.
I'm guessing a second way to know if a text contains unicode is to search
for a "zero byte".
Anybody have experience with this?
> Not speci...Chart Text columns
Is it possible to make a pie chart with text only in Excel columns. Example:
column with different city names and then create a chart that compiles the
percentage of cells with each of the different city names?
Thanks in advance....
you have to create a list of the frequency of each 'text' first on your
You could use for example a pivot table to create such a list. See:
http://www.tech...Text values to numeric values
Is there a formula to convert a text value in a cell to a numeri
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Yes there is. Say your numeric value is in A1, in B1 the formula:
will show the number as a value. If you wanted to convert a number in
its cell from a text number to a value number, ie., not use a formula
in a di...how to draw a bitmap transparently?
I have an owner draw button associated with a bitmap. In the bitmap
editor, I turn off the option "draw opaque" for the bitmap. That is, I
make it transparent. However, the the bitmap's background color still
shows up on the button. The bitmap has only a solid circle in the
middle. What else do I have to do? Please help. Thanks.
One thing you can do--and this works only for some restricted cases, which you may or may
not have--is to make the button background 192,192,192, and when you LoadImage, you
specify LR_MAP3DCOLORS. It will change the 192,192,192 to...Invert Text
Is there an easy way to invert text? For example, if A1 = "Blanche DuBois"
I would like invert(A1) to equal "sioBuD ehcnalB"
Thanks in advance
You can use StrReverse in a User Defined Function, or in a macro
ReverseText = StrReverse(cell.Text)
David McRitchie, Microsoft MVP - Excel [site changed Nov. 2001]
My Excel Pages: ...owner draw CListBox, how to draw "no item found"
I have an owner draw listbox, in the DrawItem I draw the items.
If the listbox doesn't contain any item I would like to display a message
"no item found"
but this is no item, so DrawItem is the wrong place.
Where should I do this? OnPaint, OnEraseBkgnd?
I thought I would be able to do something like this for a test (just paint
the window blue)
but it's always white
BOOL CmyListbox::OnEraseBkgnd(CDC* pDC)
if (m_pItemList.GetCount() < 1)
return TRU...Saving text
I have an amount of text covering several lines - in Excel. How do I copy and
save these lines to one line of a chart using wrap round?
...How to write text to command prompt console windows?
I am using VC++ 6.0 to build a windows based application, however, my
application allows user to input command arguments in the dos prompt
windows. I want to have a warning message for user if they have input the
wrong arguments. How can I write text to the dos prompt windows if user
input the wrong arguments?
Thanks in advance.
> I am using VC++ 6.0 to build a windows based application, however, my
> application allows user to input command arguments in the dos prompt
> windows. I want to have a warning message for user if they have input the
> wrong ar...Text in autoshape not displayed
I have Excel 2002 and when i create autoshapes and enter the text in them i
cannot see them. I can only see that shape and colour in it. I see the text
types in it when i select that object. Plz assist me how can I see the text
in that box or object.
Make sure that the font color is not the same as the fill color.
> I have Excel 2002 and when i create autoshapes and enter the text in them i
> cannot see them. I can only see that shape and colour in it. I see the text
> types in it when i select that object. Plz assist me how can I see the...Meeting text is deleted when updated meeting request is received
Does anyone know how I can avoid the text being deleted when I receive an
updated meeting request when I'm not the owner of a meeting? Right now, I
type and save notes for upcoming meetings in the request, but then if someone
sends an update to the meeting date/time, all my notes are gone even before I
accept the update request. Thanks in advance!
...Reply marking in original email text
I can't find how to turn on the reply marking (ie my name) when replying to
an email by inserting the reply within the body of the original email.
I am using Outlook 2000
On the PREFERENCES tab
Click the E-MAIL OPTIONS... button
Near the bottom of thid window is a little box to turn on
next to "Mark my comments with:"
Nikki Peterson [MVP - Outlook]
"Paul Barton" <paulb@NOSPAMcae.com.au> wrote in message
I can't find how to turn on the reply marking (ie my name) when replying...To "collapse" text within a new message
Is there a way to add text within an email message so that it can be
"expanded" or collapsed" by the reader upon receipt?
Sounds like you are referring to an attachment, Word doc or Notepad text
> Is there a way to add text within an email message so that it can be
> "expanded" or collapsed" by the reader upon receipt?
No, because Outlook (and many other mail clients) don't support active
Diane Poremsky [MVP - Outlook]
Outlook Tips: http://www.outlook-tips.net/
Outlook & Exchange Solutions Ce...Can value in ControlTip Text change automatically.
Form is a multi-record form.
I need to be able to set the ControlTip Text id a text box to
="abc" & variable & "xyz"
Is this sort of thing possible?
On Thu, 8 Nov 2007 20:19:01 -0800, ThomasAJ wrote:
> Form is a multi-record form.
> I need to be able to set the ControlTip Text id a text box to
> ="abc" & variable & "xyz"
> Is this sort of thing possible?
You can if you use code.
For example, code the control's MouseMove event:
Me![ControlName].ControlTipText = "abc" & Variab...Draw a horizontal line after the last record is printed on each pa
The details section of my report draws vertical lines which grow to
accomodate text size changes. I would like to have a horizontal line drawn
when last record finishes printing on the page and joins the end of the last
vertical line to make a table.
Please help. Thanks.
There was at least one answer posted to your same question yesterday.
Microsoft Access MVP
> The details section of my report draws vertical lines which grow to
> accomodate text size changes. I would like to ha...Anyone want to draw roads?
Just thought that if anyone wants to do diagrams with roads or rivers as
double lines then Jeff Lanam (this n/group) kindly provided me with this
link to a free programme called OCAD. Its a tiny file, is EASY to use and
the results can be exported as a .bmp into Publisher.
I asked on this newsgroup how to achieve this and many threads resulted, so
thought I'd post the solution.
Many thanks Jeff (see reply to your post)
Glad you solved your map problem. An interesting program.
Mary Sauer MSFT MVP
http://msauer.mvps.o...Displaying text on a controls
I want to display a text on a button control and static control from a
I tried doing SetButtonText() API , but it is not displaying it on a
Is their any API's to display a text on a" Button" and "Static"
Use SetWindowText(if the parent is a window) or SetDlgItemText(if the parent
> I want to display a text on a button control and static control from a
> my program.
> I tried doing SetButtonText() API , but it is not displaying it o...Drawing graphs on Modal dialogs
I've encounter a strange phenomenon: I have an MFC application that
creates a child dialog using DoModal(). Within this child dialog I have
a couple of buttons and a graph plot drawn within the area of a Cstatic
using a third party API from GraphicsServer. This modal dialog has a
minimize button, but when I minimize the dialog, the graph doesn't
minimize with the dialog is always on top of the screen. Has anyone
encountered this problem? Do you think is is a GraphicsServer issue or
a Microsoft issue? I've called Graphics Server and they say that they
haven't countered my proble...Orientation of text in an autoshape
In Excel 2003, I have a rectangle that is tall and thin. I want to put
some text inside it, but I need the text oriented 90 degrees in the
rectangle. Is this possible? If so, how?
I will assume a recatngle fro the Drawing Toolbar.
Right-click on the edge of the rectangle and "Format Autoshape" and on
Alignment tab choose your orientation.
Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP
On Wed, 21 Apr 2010 12:32:58 -0700 (PDT), Tonso <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>In Excel 2003, I have a rectangle that is tall and thin. I want to put
>some text inside i...Right-Align Field When Exporting to Text
Is there an easier equivalent to the "xg_lPad" function in ACCESS 2007" to
right-align text in a field when doing a query? That function worked with
ACCESS 2003, but does not work when using ACCESS 2007 with the 2003 database.
If there are never nulls or zero-length strings in your fields, you
could do something like:
Format("right-justify me", "@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@")
If there can be nulls or zero-length strings you could use something
like the following:
Right(Space(25) & "Right-justify me!&q...Missing email content, body text, from etc
I have one user on our exchange 5.0 system thats having some weird problems.
We have a exchange 5.0 box that handles internal mail. We also have pop
accounts with our ISP. In the client (Outlook 2000) I get the pop account to
drop all the pop email into the exchange mailbox.
Everything seems to be working okay from inside the network. We have another
building with computers setup. This computers (XP) have a vpn connection and
outlook XP set up the same as it would be on the internal network. Users
connect via the vpn connection and then open outlook. It shows their
exchange box and also coll...Angling Label Text on a Chart
I have a user with a Multi-Level Category Label on his chart. The label has
the following data:
2 4 6 8
Nov-09 Dec-09 Jan-10 Feb-10
He's wanting the text to be aligned at an angle and so far I'm only able to
get the top values to display at an angle and not both. Any ideas?
Excel does not allow for changing the orientation of lower layers of
multiple level labels.
Jon Peltier, Peltier Technical Services, Inc.
Advanced Excel Conference - June 17-18 2009 - Charting and...Where did the drawing go?
Visio 2003 SP2 with all the latest patches.
I have an extensive floor plan created in a file. I renamed the page by
double-clicking on the tab and replacing the name with 'Current'. I then
added a page and called it 'Proposed'. The program hour-glassed for a bit
which I thought was curious and then hung. I could close the program and
since I did some editing on the file, I saved it when prompted. The next
time I opened the file, the design was not visible and the scale was
literally off the charts (it says X = - 46 ft., Y = 89478492 ft. 6, and if I
go into Page Setup a...