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Text Edit Box

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Text Edit Box belongs to the "Widgets" category and it has different look in various UI themes.

UI Theme:

Hand Drawn

Wire Frame

Windows XP

MAC OS X

Window 7

Legend

Text Edit Box_hand

Text Edit Box_wire

Text Edit Box_XP

Text Edit Box_Mac

Text Edit Box_Win7

Text Edit Box element can accept user's input, and can serve as input field, multi line text editing area and password field.  You can double click the Text Edit Box element to change its default value.

texteditboxvalue_edit

If you need a Text Edit Box with custom look, you can hide its border and place image or other elements under it.

Element Specific Facilities

texteditbox_fac

1.Underline the text
2.Make text italic
3.Use bold font
4.Text alignment
5.Font of the text
6.Font size
7.Text color
8.Multiple row mode
9.Display as password
10.Show caret in edit box
11.Show / hide border
12.13.14. Change state for text edit box

Element Events

Element Clicked, Element Double-Clicked, Element Right-Clicked, Element Initialized, Element Hidden, Mouse Over, Mouse Out, Mouse Move, Mouse Down, Mouse Up, Key Down, Key Up, Custom Event, Value Changed, Focus Gain, Focus Lost

Element Actions

Change Visibility, Change Location, Change Size, Change State, Set Value of TextEditBox, Set Focus

Element Properties

Id, X Coordinate, Y Coordinate, Width, Height, Visible, Note

Current Value of TextEditBox, Current Text Length