Edit Box - NumericEditStyle Property

NumericEditStyle controls insert and overtype data entry styles for numbers

Member of Edit Box (PRIM_EDIT)

Data Type - Enumeration


The NumericEditStyle property controls the behaviour of numeric input fields.

Allowed Values

Enum ValueDescription
ApplicationDefer the property value to the SYS_APPLN.NumericEditStyle property
ATMInsertEntered numbers will insert between existing digits
OverTypeEntered numbers will overwrite existing digits


Use this simple form example to see the difference between the two entry methods.
Function Options(*Direct)
Begin_Com Role(*EXTENDS #PRIM_form) Height(211) Width(496) Clientwidth(480) Clientheight(172) Left(220) Top(242)
   Define_Com Class(#std_num.visual) Name(#OverType) Displayposition(2) Left(8) Parent(#COM_OWNER) Tabposition(2) Top(8) Width(402) Height(21) Usepicklist(False) Numericeditstyle(Overtype) Caption('OverType') Labeltype(Caption)
   Define_Com Class(#std_num.visual) Name(#AtmInsert) Displayposition(1) Left(8) Parent(#COM_OWNER) Tabposition(1) Top(40) Width(402) Height(21) Usepicklist(False) Numericeditstyle(AtmInsert) Caption('AtmInsert') Labeltype(Caption)

See also

All Component Classes

Technical Reference

Febuary 18 V14SP2