Thread: return syntax

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    return syntax

    I am very new to C++

    I am trying to get text to print as follows:

    Sentence One.

    Sentence Two.

    Sentence Three.

    Sentence Four.

    Sentence Five.

    Everything prints fine until i try to add the "\r\n\r\n" into my statement. Then it cuts off text from the last sentences... any help would be appreciated. My sentence is as follows... thanks:

    pDBView->Set_Field((CString)"Sentence one. \r\n\r\n Sentence Two. \r\n\r\n Sentence Three.  \r\n\r\n Sentence Four.  \r\n\r\n Sentence Five", TAG_VALUE, lRecord, ENTITY_INFORMATION);
    Last edited by Beaner; 03-24-2005 at 08:56 AM.

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    My guess is that windows control doesn't do newlines.
    It might on the other hand put each request onto separate lines
    pDBView->Set_Field((CString)"Sentence one");
    pDBView->Set_Field((CString)"Sentence two");
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    Thank you! I did that and everything worked for me. Thanks again for the help!


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