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Queries the string associated with the specified command. You can send this message explicitly or by using the Editor_QueryString inline function.

    wParam = (WPARAM) MAKEWPARAM( nCmdID, bShortTitle );
    lParam = (LPARAM) (LPWSTR) psz;



Specifies an integer indicating the Command ID to execute. Only following commands can be used. See the Command Reference for details.

nID Command Name Return Value
4609 through 4609 + 63 List of Recent Documents file path and name
4864 through 4864 + 63 List of Recent Files to Insert file path and name
4992 through 4992 + 63 List of Recent Folders file path and name
5376 through 5376 + 255 Documents List command window title
5632 through 5632 + 255 Plug-ins List command plug-in file name
6656 through 6656 + 255 List of Encodings to Reload command encoding name
7680 through 7680 + 255 List of Encodings to Save encoding name
9216 through 9216 + 1023 Macros List command macro path and name


Specifies whether the short version of the string is needed in certain commands.


Specifies the buffer to retrieve the string.

Return Values

If the command ID is valid, the return value is nonzero. Otherwise, the return value is zero.


Supported on EmEditor Professional Version 7.00 or later.

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