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GUI Text Box functions and properties

BringToFront (inherited)
Clickable property (inherited)
Enabled property (inherited)
Height property (inherited)
ID property (inherited)
OwningGUI property (inherited)
SendToBack (inherited)
SetPosition (inherited)
SetSize (inherited)
Visible property (inherited)
Width property (inherited)
X property (inherited)
Y property (inherited)
ZOrder property (inherited)

Font property (text box)
Text property (text box)
TextColor property (text box)

Font property (text box)

(Formerly known as SetTextBoxFont, which is now obsolete)
FontType TextBox.Font
Gets/sets the font used by the specified text box. This might be useful if you need a player input text box to use a different font with foreign language translations, for example.


txtUserInput.Font = eFontNormal;
will change the txtUserInput text box to use Font "Normal".

See Also: Label.Font, TextBox.Text

Text property (text box)

(Formerly known as GetTextBoxText, which is now obsolete)
(Formerly known as SetTextBoxText, which is now obsolete)
(Formerly known as TextBox.GetText, which is now obsolete)
(Formerly known as TextBox.SetText, which is now obsolete)
String TextBox.Text;
Gets/sets the text box contents. This might be useful to reset the text box to blank after the user has typed something in, or to fill in a default value.


txtUserInput.Text = "";
will clear the txtUserInput text box.

See Also: TextBox.Font, String.CompareTo, Label.Text

TextColor property (text box)

int TextBox.TextColor;
Gets/sets the text colour used to draw the text box. This affects both the text in the text box, and also the text box's border.


txtInput.TextColor = 14;
will change text box 'txtInput' to have yellow text.

Compatibility: Supported by AGS 3.1.0 and later versions.

See Also: TextBox.Text

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