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action:Prompt_With_List [2019/03/24 23:47]
peternlewis How to Store a Different Value than Displayed
action:Prompt_With_List [2020/01/08 22:43] (current)
JMichaelTX [Prompt With List]
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 The //Prompt With List// action (v8+) lets you select from a list of values. ​ The values should be placed on separate lines, and can come from a clipboard, variable, file or text within the action. The //Prompt With List// action (v8+) lets you select from a list of values. ​ The values should be placed on separate lines, and can come from a clipboard, variable, file or text within the action.
  
-You can include a title (which is only displayed when the search field is empty), as well as a default search string (v8.1+). ​ You can also configure the width of the window (narrow, normal, wide, automatic) and whether to allow multiple selections (v8.1+).+{{ promptwithlist.png?​nolink&​575x264 | Prompt With List }} 
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 +You can include a title (which is only displayed when the search field is empty), as well as a default search string (v8.1+). ​ You can also configure the width of the window (narrow, normal, wide, automatic) and whether to allow multiple selections (v8.1+) and whether to sort the entries (v9.0+).
  
 If a single entry is returned, it is returned by itself (no newline character). ​ If multiple entries are returned, they will be returned as multiple lines, each followed by a newline character (8.1+). If a single entry is returned, it is returned by itself (no newline character). ​ If multiple entries are returned, they will be returned as multiple lines, each followed by a newline character (8.1+).
  
-If there is no title and no search string and less than 100 items, then all the items will be shown. ​ Otherwise only matching items will be shown until you search for something. ​+If there is no title and no search string and less than 100 items, then all the items will be shown. ​ Otherwise only matching items will be shown until you search for something. To display all of the items even when more than 100 items, just enter "​all:"​ in the search box.
  
 The values are displayed in a Spotlight-like window, similar to the [[action:​Trigger_Macro_by_Name|Trigger Macro by Name]] action. The values are displayed in a Spotlight-like window, similar to the [[action:​Trigger_Macro_by_Name|Trigger Macro by Name]] action.
action/Prompt_With_List.1553485679.txt.gz · Last modified: 2019/03/24 23:47 by peternlewis