Edit Text Ghost Text

 

 

Hi everyone....

is there any way to make the editText when I open the dialog something "search..." appear in editext text but when I try to enter the editText those text  Search is dissapear....yes like "Search" editText in the scriptspot top right corner.

Thanks 

Best regard

fajar

 

  

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Hi , barigazy , thanks for

Hi , barigazy ,

thanks for answering the question, but I believe I ever seen it once , once upon long ago , something like that , but not using the dotNet tho....I believe something about editText properties being played by the programer.

but hey thanks for the answer , ill try yours too.
Still looking for the .visible properties in it. I cant make it visible and invicible

best regard

fajar

PS: any other idea, using editText properties?

barigazy's picture

If you want to see different

If you want to see different keyValues use this script
http://www.scriptspot.com/3ds-max/scripts/key-value

barigazy

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Yep.Using dotnet

Yep.Using dotnet textbox
Example

rollout sbRollout "SearchBox" width:210 height:30
(
	dotNetControl textboxctrl "TextBox" pos:[5,5] width:200 height:18
 
	on sbRollout open do
	(
		textboxctrl.AcceptsReturn = true
		textboxctrl.AcceptsTab = true
		textboxctrl.WordWrap = false
		textboxctrl.Multiline = false
		textboxctrl.text = "Search..."
	)
	on textboxctrl keydown arg do 
	(
		if (arg.keyvalue == 13) do textboxctrl.paste("\r\n");
	)
	on textboxctrl gotfocus arg do if textboxctrl.text == "Search..." do textboxctrl.text = ""
	on textboxctrl lostfocus arg do if textboxctrl.text == "" do textboxctrl.text = "Search..."
 
)
createDialog sbRollout

barigazy

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