Prompt text box and store input in variable

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  • #31796
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    Jeff
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    I currently have a script to approve requests for applications in SCCM. Instead of having the text "Request approved" below, I would like the "approve" action to prompt a text box where the user can put in some text, select OK, and store it in a variable that will go in the same place that "Request approved" previously was. FYI – $button1 is the "Approve" button.

    function Set-ApprovalRequest {
        param (
        [string]$Action
        )
    $User = $comboBox1.SelectedItem
    If ($Action -eq "Approve") {
         $ApplAppr = Get-WmiObject -Class SMS_UserApplicationRequest -Namespace root/SMS/site_$($SiteCode) -ComputerName $SiteServer | Where-Object -FilterScript {$_.User -eq $User} | Where-Object -FilterScript {$_.Application -eq $ApplName}
         $ApplAppr.Approve('Request approved')
         }
    }
    
    $button1_OnClick= {
            $Action = "Approve"
            Set-ApprovalRequest $Action
    }
  • #31851
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    Jeff
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    Any ideas?

  • #31853
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    Curtis Smith
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    well, it looks like you are using windows forms, why not just add a textbox in the form for the user to fill in?

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