GuiComboBoxGetItemText

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This function retrieves the text from a specific combobox item.

Syntax

string guiComboBoxGetItemText ( element comboBox, int itemId )

Required Arguments

  • comboBox: The combobox containing the item you're interested in
  • itemId: The index of the item

Returns

Returns the text of the item if the arguments are right, false otherwise.

Example

This outputs selected item's text to the chatbox.

local x,y = guiGetScreenSize()
local guiWindow = createWindow(x/2-500,y/2-500,500,500,"myWindow",false,nil)
local comboBox = guiCreateComboBox(0.1,0,1,0.8,0.8,"Select a value please",true,guiWindow)
guiComboBoxAddItem(comboBox,"value1")
local item = guiComboBoxGetSelected(comboBox)
local text = guiComboBoxGetItemText(comboBox, item)
if text then
    outputChatBox("You have selected: " .. text) 
end

See Also

GUI functions

Browsers

Buttons

Checkboxes

Comboboxes

Edit Fields

FROM VERSION 1.5.5 r12419 ONWARDS

Gridlists

Memos

FROM VERSION 1.5.5 r12419 ONWARDS

Progressbars

Radio Buttons

Scrollbars

Scrollpanes

Static Images

Tab Panels

Tabs

Text Labels

Windows

GUI events