Enum question


type
TMen=(Me1,Me2,Me3) ...
function ...;
var Temp:Tmen;
begin
  Temp:=me3;
  ShowMessage(intToStr(integer(Temp))) ;
end;
why does the message always give me zero ?
who can i get the real integer (item order value)
10x
Asi
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kretzschmarCommented:
hi asi,

have done a test

type
TMen=(Me1,Me2,Me3);


procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject);
var Temp:Tmen;
begin
  Temp:=me3;
  ShowMessage(intToStr(integer(Temp))) ;
end;

and this shows me 2


but you can also use ord instead of integer like

  ShowMessage(intToStr(Ord(Temp)));


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asiAuthor Commented:
hi
u r  right !
somehow the 'watch List' show integer(Temp))) zero , but the  program get the right value ...
10x
Asi
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