FindNext – PB Docs 150

FindNext method (DataWindows)

Description

Finds the next occurrence of text in a RichTextEdit DataWindow
control and highlights it, using criteria set up in a previous call
of the Find method.

Controls

DataWindow type

Method applies to

PowerBuilder

DataWindow control

Syntax

[PowerBuilder]

Argument

Description

dwcontrol

A reference to a DataWindow control containing
a DataWindow with the RichTextEdit presentation style

Return Values

Returns the number of characters found. FindNext returns
0 if no matching text is found and -1 if the DataWindow’s
presentation style is not RichTextEdit or an error occurs.

Usage

note.png PowerBuilder environment

For use with PowerBuilder RichTextEdit controls, see FindNext
in the PowerScript Reference.

Examples

This example searches the DataWindow control dw_1
for text the user specifies in the SingleLineEdit sle_search.
The search proceeds forward from the cursor position, is case-insensitive,
and is not limited to whole words:

A second button labeled Find Next would have a script
like this:

See Also


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