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Displaying Current Time

Displaying Current Time

Displaying Current Time

In my application I'd like to constantly update and display the "Current Time" in a Text Box called "Start Time". When data is entered in another Text Box and this Text Box Loses Focus I'd like the "Start Time" to stop updating.

Is this possible?



Recreational user of VFP.

RE: Displaying Current Time

Add a timer and set the interval to 1000 (one second) then in Timer event put:


thisform.TextBoxStartTime.Value = TIME() 

in GotFocus event of this TextBox put:


thisform.Timer1.Enabled = .t. 

in LostFocus event of this TextBox put:


thisform.Timer1.Enabled = .f. 

Borislav Borissov
VFP9 SP2, SQL Server

RE: Displaying Current Time

Hi Borislav Borissov,

Thank you for your help, it was much appreciated. I tried your code on a Test Form and it does everything that I asked for. I can now put the code in my application and expand on it.



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