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get non-printing char in TextBoxExt instead of Return

I have a text string: "HiThere\rHow\rAre you" In TextBoxExt the '''' appears as a non-printing char, the ''\r'' appears correctly as a Return, and ''\r'' appears as two non-printing chars. If I am typing in a text editor, including Syncfusion Forms.Edit.EditControl, and press the ''Return'' key, I get only the '''' character in the string. How can I get TextBoxExt to handle a '''' char correctly?

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AD Administrator Syncfusion Team July 19, 2005 04:55 PM

Hi Byron, TextBoxExt is derived from TextBox. If you try the same strings in a TextBox you''ll notice that the same thing happens. This is because Microsoft''s standard for a new line is \r, rather than the more general standard of . To get TextBox to correctly display , you''ll need to do a .Replace("","\r") on your string before assigning it to the TextBox. Regards, Gregory Austin Syncfusion Inc.


BT Byron Tate July 19, 2005 05:35 PM

yea, OK . I did that, so I''ll keep that code in. Thanks.

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