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Attachmate.Reflection.Objects.Emulation.IbmHosts Library / Attachmate.Reflection.Objects.Emulation.IbmHosts Library / IbmScreen Object / GetText Method
Field row location.
Field column location.
Text length.
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    GetText Method (IbmScreen)
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    Gets the text from the specified location.
    Syntax
    expression.GetText( _
       ByVal row As Integer, _
       ByVal column As Integer, _
       ByVal length As Integer _
    ) As String
    where expression is a variable that represents a IbmScreen Object

    Parameters

    row
    Field row location.
    column
    Field column location.
    length
    Text length.

    Return Value

    Text from specified location.
    Exceptions
    ExceptionDescription
    This exception is thrown if the row or column parameters are outside the range of valid values: (1 to Rows) or (1 to Columns), or if length is invalid.
    Remarks
    The length argument specifies the number of screen bytes to get. In SBCS, the number of screen bytes is the same as that of the ScreenCharacter objects. In DBCS, the two numbers can be different. If the last byte is only half of a DBCS character, the last byte is not returned.
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