Am crating abit of code to save and add a menuitem to main menu but am having a small problem when reloading the saved lobby.dat file

when its saved it should be save just click the lobby name is below

Support Group Lobby=56

but it keeps thinking the space is a new line and saves like below.


if FileExists(DataFolder + '\lobbies.dat') then
   sl := TStringList.Create;
   sl.LoadFromFile(DataFolder + '\lobbies.dat');
   NewItem := TMenuItem.Create(Self);
   NewItem.Caption := LobbyName;
   NewItem.Tag := StrToInt(LobbyID);
   NewItem.OnClick := GoToLobbyClick;
   sl.Duplicates := dupIgnore;
   sl.CommaText := NewItem.Caption+'='+IntToStr(NewItem.Tag);
   sl.SaveToFile(DataFolder + '\lobbies.dat');

any ideas thanks

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sl.StrictDelimiter := TRUE;
sl.CommaText := NewItem.Caption+'='+IntToStr(NewItem.Tag);
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sl.StrictDelimiter := TRUE;
sl.CommaText := NewItem.Caption+'='+IntToStr(NewItem.Tag);

Thanks that sorted space issue but now it only save one item at a time.

The string list has only 1 CommaText so when you write this:

sl.CommaText := NewItem.Caption+'='+IntToStr(NewItem.Tag);

it replaces the existing contents of the string list. I guess you really want to add the new item details to the existing string list contents:

sl.Add( NewItem.Caption+'='+IntToStr(NewItem.Tag) );
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