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Posted on 2009-05-18
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Dear Experts,
I want to use a treeview, but i don't know nothing about it.
And i need to make my treeview working asap.
So there will be lots of points to be earned.

I have 2 buttons on the toolbar, one is for to create a node as a folder in the treeview
and 1 is to create a file in a treeview. For every node there is a window appearing
where the user can enter the filename or foldername.
How can I do that?

Greeting, PeterKiers



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by:peterkiers
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send the wrong picture...
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Geert Gruwez earned 500 total points
ID: 24410060
you need to add a TImageList (you other Q) with a Folder icon and a File icon


unit Unit1;
 
interface
 
uses
  Windows, Messages, SysUtils, Variants, Classes, Graphics, Controls, Forms,
  Dialogs, StdCtrls, ExtCtrls, ComCtrls, ImgList;
 
type
  TForm1 = class(TForm)
    btnAddFolder: TButton;
    TreeView1: TTreeView;
    Edit1: TEdit;
    btnAddFile: TButton;
    ImageList1: TImageList;
    procedure btnAddFolderClick(Sender: TObject);
    procedure btnAddFileClick(Sender: TObject);
  private
    procedure AddItem(aText: string; aIndex: Integer; aParent: TTreeNode);
    { Private declarations }
  public
    { Public declarations }
  end;
 
var
  Form1: TForm1;
 
implementation
 
{$R *.dfm}
 
procedure TForm1.AddItem(aText: string; aIndex: Integer; aParent: TTreeNode);
var item: TTreeNode;
begin
  item := TTreeNode.Create(TreeView1.Items);
  item.Text := aText;
  item.ImageIndex := aIndex;
  item.SelectedIndex := aIndex;
  TreeView1.Items.AddNode(item, aParent, aText, nil, naAddChild);
end;
 
procedure TForm1.btnAddFileClick(Sender: TObject);
begin
  if (TreeView1.Selected <> nil) and (TreeView1.Selected.ImageIndex = 0) then
  begin
    AddItem(Edit1.Text, 1, TreeView1.Selected);
  end else
    ShowMessage('First select a folder');
end;
 
procedure TForm1.btnAddFolderClick(Sender: TObject);
begin
  AddItem(Edit1.Text, 0, nil);
end;
 
-- dfm --
object Form1: TForm1
  Left = 0
  Top = 0
  Caption = 'Form1'
  ClientHeight = 501
  ClientWidth = 520
  Color = clBtnFace
  Font.Charset = DEFAULT_CHARSET
  Font.Color = clWindowText
  Font.Height = -11
  Font.Name = 'Tahoma'
  Font.Style = []
  OldCreateOrder = False
  PixelsPerInch = 96
  TextHeight = 13
  object btnAddFolder: TButton
    Left = 352
    Top = 64
    Width = 75
    Height = 25
    Caption = 'Add folder'
    TabOrder = 0
    OnClick = btnAddFolderClick
  end
  object TreeView1: TTreeView
    Left = 24
    Top = 24
    Width = 306
    Height = 209
    Images = ImageList1
    Indent = 19
    TabOrder = 1
  end
  object Edit1: TEdit
    Left = 352
    Top = 32
    Width = 121
    Height = 21
    TabOrder = 2
    Text = 'Edit1'
  end
  object btnAddFile: TButton
    Left = 352
    Top = 96
    Width = 75
    Height = 25
    Caption = 'Add file'
    TabOrder = 3
    OnClick = btnAddFileClick
  end
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    Top = 88
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end

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by:peterkiers
ID: 24410130
Thank you for the solutions, it works great.
One litte question you have used a Edti1 on the form
where the user can enter a name for his file or folder.
but I want to have the edit1 on separate dialogform
is it possible to create one dynamicly or do i have
to create 2 forms.
P.
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by:Geert Gruwez
ID: 24410640
did you try


procedure TForm1.btnAddFolderClick(Sender: TObject);
var aText: string;
begin
  if InputQuery('Folder', 'Enter a folder name', aText) then
    AddItem(aText, 0, nil);
end;

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by:peterkiers
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Thanks,
could you help me with the BtnFileClick
How do i have to implement it in the BtnFileClick procedure?

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by:peterkiers
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Because i appreciate your help i will put it in a new question.

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by:Geert Gruwez
ID: 24411608
procedure TForm1.btnAddFileClick(Sender: TObject);
var aText: string;
begin
  if (TreeView1.Selected <> nil) and (Treeview1.Selected.ImageIndex = 0) then
  begin
    if InputQuery('File', 'Enter a file name', aText) then
      AddItem(aText, 1, TreeView1.Selectedl);
  end else
    ShowMessage('Select a folder in the treeview first.');
end;
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by:Geert Gruwez
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lol, not fast enough i guess
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