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IWidget_GetPasswordMaskChar()

Brew Release
Brew MP 1.0.2
See Also
IWidget_SetPasswordMaskChar IWidget_GetPasswordMaskDelay IWidget_SetPasswordMaskDelay AEECLSID_TextWidget
Description

Retrieves the character is in use as the masking character on a password field. The mask character will usually replace a character within a password field after a set amount of time has passed, or when the user has moved on to the next character. Standard mask characters include asterisks and bullets.
Parameters
  • pif
    []:
    [in] Pointer to the IWidget interface object.
  • wch
    []:
    [in] Character to be used as the mask char
Interface
Prototype
int IWidget_GetPasswordMaskChar(IWidget *pif, AECHAR* wch)
Return
   AEE_SUCCESS - Successfully set the mask char
   AEE_EFAILED - Failed to set the mask char
Side Effect
None.
Comment

The password mask is only used when TWF_PASSWORD has been enabled on the TextWidget through the use of the IWidget_SetFlags or IWidget_AddFlags functions.
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