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Intercepting keystrokes in SWT (StyledText) [message #466716] Mon, 16 January 2006 01:19 Go to next message
Greg Akins is currently offline Greg Akins
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Registered: July 2009
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This is probably another stupid question, but I'm getting nothing
searching on google.

Using a KeyAdapter, I'd like to intercept a '/t' and replace it with "/t|"

Is that possible and is this the best way to append additional text
while a user is editing a StyledText widget

Thanks in advance for the help

-greg
Re: Intercepting keystrokes in SWT (StyledText) [message #466802 is a reply to message #466716] Tue, 17 January 2006 19:33 Go to previous message
Steve Northover is currently offline Steve Northover
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Registered: July 2009
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See the SWT.Verify event.

http://dev.eclipse.org/viewcvs/index.cgi/%7Echeckout%7E/org. eclipse.swt.snippets/src/org/eclipse/swt/snippets/Snippet19. java
http://dev.eclipse.org/viewcvs/index.cgi/%7Echeckout%7E/org. eclipse.swt.snippets/src/org/eclipse/swt/snippets/Snippet179 .java

"Greg Akins" <eclipse.org@insomnia-consulting.org> wrote in message
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> This is probably another stupid question, but I'm getting nothing
> searching on google.
>
> Using a KeyAdapter, I'd like to intercept a '/t' and replace it with "/t|"
>
> Is that possible and is this the best way to append additional text
> while a user is editing a StyledText widget
>
> Thanks in advance for the help
>
> -greg
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