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TRichMemo. how do i make it store more?

Posted on 2004-10-22
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i have a component, that derives from TRichMemo.
i have discovered it has a limit. and i want to bump it up (to infinate prefurably).
ive tried using the lines.capacity, but it doesnt seem to want to work.
is it something im doing wrong?

ok so, how do i make a TRichMemo store more?

(Delphi 7 by the way)
Cheers
Kristian
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geobul earned 200 total points
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Hi,

Are you talking about the standard TRichEdit component? If yes then try:

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uses RichEdit;

Richedit1.Perform(EM_EXLIMITTEXT,0,$FFFFF);  //1 MB Limit, higher values are also possible

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RichEdit1.MaxLength := 1048575; // for 1 mb

Regards, Geo
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Perfect, thank you.
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