Element-specifiable properties

                               

Property:

Description:

Text

Changes text. You have the option to make a line break.

IsReadOnly

Here you can Sets it is possible to write in the text box or only reading. Options: Left | Center | Right

Font

Changes font

> Make sure the selected font is installed on the target machine as well. Otherwise a sans-serif fallback font will be displayed.

FontSize

Changes font size

TextColor

Changes font color

TextAlignment

Align the text. Options: Left | Center | Right

TextBackroundColor

Sets the background color of the text


General properties


Property:

Description:

Name

Unique name of the element | Name has to be Sets to use the control in an action function.

BackgroundColor

Background color of the element | The color is applied to the free and visible area of the control.

Enabled

Activate or deactivate the control | Is the control deactivated it can´t operate by mouse or keyboard.

Visible

Visual visibility of the element | The element can be made visually visible or invisible.

Z-Index

Level of the element | An item with a higher index value visually obscures an item with a lower index value.

Width

Width of the element | Here, the width of the control can be determined.

Height

Height of the element | Here, the height of the control can be determined.

ElementRotation

Elements are rotated | Also possible: If you use the mouse wheel without the shift key, the element rotates 10 degrees per step.

With pressed Shift key, it´s even more accurate with 1 degree per step.

ElementRotationPoint

Sets the point from which the rotation will originates | Options: Center |TopLeft | TopRight | BottomLeft | BottomRight.

Blink

Let's the item visually flash | Several speeds can be Sets. Options: None | Slow | Medium | Fast

PositionX

Position X on the Axis | The exact position of the element on the editor desktop can be determined for the X Axis.

PositionY

Position Y on the Axis | The exact position of the element on the editor desktop can be determined for the Y Axis.

ZoomFrom

Zoom to ... | Here you can Sets from which zoom range the element should be displayed. This increases the overview, especially for larger projects.

ZoomTo

Zoom from ... | Here you can Sets up to which zoom range the element should be displayed. This increases the overview, especially for larger projects.

TooltipText

Tool tip | Here you can specify the text that appears when the mouse is left on the element.


Actions


Action:

Description:

OnLeftButtonClick

Here an action can be defined which is started by clicking on the element with the left mouse button.

OnRightButtonClick

Here an action can be defined which is started by clicking on the element with the right mouse button.

OnMouseDown

Here an action can be defined, which is started by holding down the element with a mouse button.

OnMouseUp

Here an action can be defined, which is started by releasing a mouse click.

Clicked        

Here an action can be defined which is started by clicking on the element with a mouse button.


To learn how to use controls, visit the following link:

>> To the chapter "Using the control elements"