ConvertSelectedTex – Convert text selected in code window

' Convert to uppercase, lowercase, or propercase the text that is' currently selected in the active code windowSub ConvertSelectedText(VBInstance As VBIDE.VBE, Optional conversion As Long = _    vbUpperCase)    Dim startLine As Long, startCol As Long    Dim endLine As Long, endCol As Long    Dim codeText As String    Dim cpa As VBIDE.CodePane    Dim cmo As VBIDE.CodeModule    Dim i As Long       On Error Resume Next       ' get a reference to the active code window and the underlying module    ' exit if no one is available    Set cpa = VBInstance.ActiveCodePane    Set cmo = cpa.CodeModule    If Err Then Exit Sub       ' get the current selection coordinates    cpa.GetSelection startLine, startCol, endLine, endCol    ' exit if no text is highlighted    If startLine = endLine And startCol = endCol Then Exit Sub       ' get the code text    If startLine = endLine Then        ' only one line is partially or fully highlighted        codeText = cmo.Lines(startLine, 1)        Mid$(codeText, startCol, endCol - startCol) = StrConv(Mid$(codeText, _            startCol, endCol - startCol), conversion)        cmo.ReplaceLine startLine, codeText    Else        ' the selection spans multiple lines of code        ' first, convert the highlighted text on the first line        codeText = cmo.Lines(startLine, 1)        Mid$(codeText, startCol, Len(codeText) + 1 - startCol) = StrConv(Mid$ _            (codeText, startCol, Len(codeText) + 1 - startCol), conversion)        cmo.ReplaceLine startLine, codeText               ' then convert the lines in the middle, that are fully highlighted        For i = startLine + 1 To endLine - 1            codeText = cmo.Lines(i, 1)            codeText = StrConv(codeText, conversion)            cmo.ReplaceLine i, codeText        Next              ' finally, convert the highlighted portion of the last line        codeText = cmo.Lines(endLine, 1)        Mid$(codeText, 1, endCol - 1) = StrConv(Mid$(codeText, 1, endCol - 1), _            conversion)        cmo.ReplaceLine endLine, codeText    End If       ' after replacing code we must restore the old selection    ' this seems to be a side-effect of the ReplaceLine method    cpa.SetSelection startLine, startCol, endLine, endColEnd Sub

Share the Post:
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin


The Latest

your company's audio

4 Areas of Your Company Where Your Audio Really Matters

Your company probably relies on audio more than you realize. Whether you’re creating a spoken text message to a colleague or giving a speech, you want your audio to shine. Otherwise, you could cause avoidable friction points and potentially hurt your brand reputation. For example, let’s say you create a

chrome os developer mode

How to Turn on Chrome OS Developer Mode

Google’s Chrome OS is a popular operating system that is widely used on Chromebooks and other devices. While it is designed to be simple and user-friendly, there are times when users may want to access additional features and functionality. One way to do this is by turning on Chrome OS

homes in the real estate industry

Exploring the Latest Tech Trends Impacting the Real Estate Industry

The real estate industry is changing thanks to the newest technological advancements. These new developments — from blockchain and AI to virtual reality and 3D printing — are poised to change how we buy and sell homes. Real estate brokers, buyers, sellers, wholesale real estate professionals, fix and flippers, and beyond may