Re: Getting user input without using a form



On Sun, 29 May 2005 05:20:08 GMT, "Peter Rooney"
<magnetix@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>I'd like to have a simple function like the old ACCEPT* or INPUT*, that
>could ask a simple question and get a simple answer. Perhaps it would look
>like MESSAGEBOX. Since the new VFP took away the ability to issue @ SAY *
>and @GET*, it seems you always have to be making forms to get user input. I
>could write my own ACCEPT lookalike, but I wonder if a standard function
>exists, preferably in VFP6 ?
>
>* Note: these old commands still work, but they have been removed from the
>documentation and their use is not recommended.

INPUTBOX()

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