ctrlText

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Introduced with Operation Flashpoint version ?1.5 ?
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Description

Description:
Returns the text of a control of the currently active user dialog. This command can be used on static texts, buttons, edit lines and active texts as well as for images, where it returns the image path. Does not work on HTML control and returns empty string "".

Syntax

Syntax:
ctrlText idc
Parameters:
idc: Number - control ID
Return Value:
String - The text or image path is returned, dependent on the control type.

Alternative Syntax

Syntax:
ctrlText controlName
Parameters:
controlName: Control
Return Value:
String - (as above).

Examples

Example 1:
_text = ctrlText 100
Example 2:
_text = ctrlText _control

Additional Information

See also:
ctrlTextSecondaryctrlSetTextArma: GUI Configuration
Groups:
GUI Control

Notes

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