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Topic: GUI comments box
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Doug Schwarz

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Re: GUI comments box
Posted: Dec 6, 2012 12:26 PM
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In article <k9qfi0$gcj$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>,
"Chris McCorquodale" <remove.this.c.mccorquodale@axon-cable.co.uk>
wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I am writing a gui that requires a 'comments' box for users to allow them to
> make comments/notes etc before saving or printing.
>
> Initially I thought this would be easy - a big edit box. But that doesn't
> work as it only allows writing on one line. Also when you run out of room, it
> doesn't move on to the next line, just goes off the end.
>
> Can't really think of any other simple ways of doing this. Anyone have any
> ideas?
>
> Thanks in advance.


Set the 'Max' property of the edit box to something greater than 1.

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