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denisa

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« on: December 24, 2019, 01:29:04 pm »
Hello!

I'm trying to write a text on my window. This text represents the points scored by the player, which are calculated by the game algorithm. The problem is that I want to write the text during the game, not from the beginning. I want to add text constantly in that table when some buttons are pressed and I can't manage to do that. Can someone give me some ideas or something please?

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Re: Text
« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2019, 03:04:04 pm »
You could use a std::string to hold your text, use std::to_string() to convert from numbers (your score) to text and then all you need to do is call setString on the sf::Text object.

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Re: Text
« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2019, 08:57:11 pm »
Hi

If you want to write the text during the game, then you should draw the text object every frame, into your main loop, and you can also add a condition if you want

while (true) {

.....

text.setString(score.toString());

window.draw(text);

........

}