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how do i get the coordinates when i click at a imagebox?
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Question by:karelin
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by:miche
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Use MouseDown or MouseUpEvent.

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Miche.
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inthe earned 400 total points
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hi,
on one of the mouse events do:

var
  CursorPos : TPoint;
 begin
   { get mouse cursor position }
GetCursorPos(CursorPos);
   { show our mouse mos }
label1.caption :=inttostr(CursorPos.X);
label2.caption :=inttostr(CursorPos.Y);
end;

Regards Barry
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by:inthe
ID: 2807362
or should i say you can use "either" the uncommented code or the commented code whichever one suits you best:


procedure TForm1.Image1MouseUp(Sender: TObject; Button: TMouseButton;
  Shift: TShiftState; X, Y: Integer);
//var
//  CursorPos : TPoint;
 begin
label1.caption :=inttostr(X);
label2.caption :=inttostr(Y);
//GetCursorPos(CursorPos);
//label1.caption :=inttostr(CursorPos.X);
//label2.caption :=inttostr(CursorPos.Y);
end;
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