Edit Combo Box with Bubble Help for Choices

Description

This example shows how to use the Combo Box %A% directive to display a CR-LF delimited list of choices as bubble help.

dim colorsas c = a5.Color_Enum()
dim colors1 as c = ""
dim colors2 as c = ""
ui_dlg_box("Select Colors",<<%dlg%
{wrap=40}
This is a standard edit-combo box. as you type, Alpha Anywhere shows you the closest matching entry.;
[.40color1^+colors];
This edit-combo box uses the %A% directive. as you type, Alpha Anywhere shows you bubble help with all possible choices.;
[%A%.40color2^+colors];
<10&OK!ok>;
%dlg%)

Limitations

Desktop applications only

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