Edit_LimitText macro

Limits the length of text that can be entered into an edit control. You can use this macro or send the EM_LIMITTEXT message explicitly.

Syntax

void Edit_LimitText(
   hwndCtl,
   cchMax
);

Parameters

hwndCtl

Type: HWND

A handle to the control.

cchMax

Type: int

The maximum number of characters.

Return Value

None

Remarks

For more information, see EM_LIMITTEXT.

Requirements

   
Minimum supported client Windows Vista [desktop apps only]
Minimum supported server Windows Server 2003 [desktop apps only]
Target Platform Windows
Header windowsx.h