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 John Carr
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Subject: RE: Wondering if I'm able to...
Thread ID: 15810 Message ID: 15877 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Unknown Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Wednesday, October 02, 2002 9:27:21 PM         
   


> > > You guys are great :)
> > >
> > > Guess it's time to finally install VFP7 I have been sitting on for months now. Too bad my cliet doesn't want to switch to VFP7 yet.
> > >
> > > I am having one last problem if anyone could shed some light for me. I am using a memo field as the controlsource for the rtf editbox, it loads any text I have stored in the memo field fine, but it wont let me edit, select or even add new text in the field.
> > >
> > > Any ideas? If it would help I can send my form or paste whatever code is needed.
> > >
> > > Thanks again
> > >
> > > John C
> > >
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> > I've had better luck with making the control source a property of the Form itself (ctext), then putting the final "THISFORM.ctext" into the Memo field.
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> Ok then.. here's where you get a bit deeper than I've ever dove...
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> Not sure if the dynamics behind this, but the way I would go would be to get that RTF object into a General Field (APPEND GENERAL) using the Class parameter (It lets you do Word And Excel, don't know why it wouldn't do RTF too) then insert that object into the report as an OLE bound Control.
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> Would this work, those with insight? ; )
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> ~S

Works like a charm!

Thanks so much for your input !

John C

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Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by John Carr @ 10/1/2002 4:56:48 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by Michael Gill @ 10/1/2002 6:55:23 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by Karben Selim Mejia @ 10/1/2002 7:45:08 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by John Carr @ 10/1/2002 8:45:56 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by Steve Bloodsworth @ 10/1/2002 10:10:36 PM
I want to see it, where exactly is it ? Posted by Karben Selim Mejia @ 10/1/2002 11:22:13 PM
RE: I want to see it, where exactly is it ? Posted by Michael Gill @ 10/2/2002 1:10:50 AM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by John Carr @ 10/1/2002 11:36:28 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by Erik Gomez @ 10/2/2002 2:47:46 AM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by Steve Bloodsworth @ 10/2/2002 2:57:57 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by John Carr @ 10/2/2002 4:31:26 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by John Carr @ 10/2/2002 4:38:48 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by John Carr @ 10/2/2002 4:52:44 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by Steve Bloodsworth @ 10/2/2002 4:40:59 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by Steve Bloodsworth @ 10/2/2002 6:48:31 PM
RE: Wondering if I'm able to... Posted by John Carr @ 10/2/2002 9:27:21 PM