Solved

Move AnsiString to a char field in Borland C++

Posted on 2001-08-23
6
383 Views
Last Modified: 2011-09-20
Hi all,

I want to move a value from a Edit control on a form to a character field. How do I do this.

Cadex.
0
Comment
Question by:cadex
6 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:MichaelS
ID: 6417650
GetWindowText API could help
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:AlexVirochovsky
ID: 6417757
You need use c_str function. Example:
void __fastcall TForm1::Edit1Change(TObject *Sender)
{
  AnsiString t = Edit1->Text;//Edit1-> TEdit control
  char *s = t.c_str();
  ....
}
0
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
AlexVirochovsky earned 50 total points
ID: 6426062
I hope, you use c_str function.Alex
0
Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:MichaelS
ID: 6427801
AlexVirochovsky, if you read guidlines for experts who propose answers probably you will notice than answer souldn't have words "if" and "I guess" and ....

You are not the first year here :)
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:griessh
ID: 7022029
Dear cadex

I think you forgot this question. I will ask Community Support to close it unless you finalize it within 7 days. You can always request to keep this question open. But remember, experts can only help you if you provide feedback to their questions.
Unless there is objection or further activity,  I will suggest to accept

     "AlexVirochovsky"

comment(s) as an answer.

If you think your question was not answered at all, you can post a request in Community support (please include this link) to refund your points. The link to the Community Support area is: http://www.experts-exchange.com/commspt/

PLEASE DO NOT ACCEPT THIS COMMENT AS AN ANSWER!
======
Werner
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:Mindphaser
ID: 7040377
Force accepted

** Mindphaser - Community Support Moderator **
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Errors will happen. It is a fact of life for the programmer. How and when errors are detected have a great impact on quality and cost of a product. It is better to detect errors at compile time, when possible and practical. Errors that make their wa…
Go is an acronym of golang, is a programming language developed Google in 2007. Go is a new language that is mostly in the C family, with significant input from Pascal/Modula/Oberon family. Hence Go arisen as low-level language with fast compilation…
The viewer will learn how to use the return statement in functions in C++. The video will also teach the user how to pass data to a function and have the function return data back for further processing.
The viewer will learn how to user default arguments when defining functions. This method of defining functions will be contrasted with the non-default-argument of defining functions.

856 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question