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Enter Key press on an Edit Control

Is there a way in MFC to trap the enter key press on an edit control ?
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jhanceCommented:
In the Resource Editor do two things:

Select the Edit Control in question and select it's properties:

1) Set it to be multi-line
2) Choose "Want Return"

Now it will trap the RETURN key.
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psapraAuthor Commented:
What message handler gets invoked by pressing the RETURN key on the edit box ? Is it one of those that shows up in ClassWizard for an edit control or is it a separate one that I have to use ? Please let me know.

Thanks.

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