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  • Characteristics of dialog box
  • Line break in the dialog box
  • Special cases
  • Emulation
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Stored procedures
Displays a custom message in a system information window.
To close the window, the user must click the OK button to validate.
WINDEV WINDEV allows you to apply the skin template of your project to this dialog box. See Customizing the dialog boxes for more details.
Versions 15 and later
Android This function is now available for the Android applications.
New in version 15
Android This function is now available for the Android applications.
Android This function is now available for the Android applications.
Versions 16 and later
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available for the Windows Phone applications.
New in version 16
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available for the Windows Phone applications.
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available for the Windows Phone applications.
Versions 17 and later
iPhone/iPad This function is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
New in version 17
iPhone/iPad This function is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
iPhone/iPad This function is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
Versions 18 and later
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Windows Store apps mode.
New in version 18
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Windows Store apps mode.
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Windows Store apps mode.
Versions 21 and later
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
New in version 21
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Universal Windows 10 App This function is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Example
User_Name is string
User_Name = "Vince"
Info("Hello" + User_Name, "Welcome!")
Syntax
Info(<Text> [, <Line 2> ... [, <Line n>]])
<Text>: Character string (with quotes)
Text to display.
<Row 2>: Optional character string (with quotes)
Text displayed on the next line.
<Line n>: Optional character string (with quotes)
Text displayed on the following lines.
Remarks

Characteristics of dialog box

  • The title of dialog box corresponds to the title of current window.
    iPhone/iPad To comply with the system specifications, the title of dialog box is empty by default. To define this title, use NextTitle. AndroidiPhone/iPad To comply with the system specifications, the title of dialog box is empty by default. To define this title, use NextTitle.
  • To modify or define the title of dialog box, use NextTitle.
  • The message is aligned to left.
  • The captions of buttons depend on the runtime language of Windows.
  • The maximum number of characters cannot exceed 4096. If a larger string is passed in parameter, it will be truncated.
    AndroidUniversal Windows 10 AppJava The entire string is displayed, regardless of its size.
  • The icon displayed (information tooltip) cannot be modified.
WINDEV To customize this dialog box (as well as all system dialog boxes of your application), check "Apply the theme of skin template to the system information windows" in the "Style" tab of project description. See Customizing the dialog boxes for more details.To customize this dialog box (as well as all system dialog boxes of your application), check "Customize the system windows (Info, YesNo, Confirm, Dialog)" in the "Style" tab of project description. See Customizing the dialog boxes for more details.
Versions 16 and later
WEBDEV - Server code To customize this dialog box (as well as all system dialog boxes of your site), check "Apply the skin to the dialog boxes (Info, YesNon, Confirm, ...)" in the "Style" tab of project description.
New in version 16
WEBDEV - Server code To customize this dialog box (as well as all system dialog boxes of your site), check "Apply the skin to the dialog boxes (Info, YesNon, Confirm, ...)" in the "Style" tab of project description.
WEBDEV - Server code To customize this dialog box (as well as all system dialog boxes of your site), check "Apply the skin to the dialog boxes (Info, YesNon, Confirm, ...)" in the "Style" tab of project description.

Line break in the dialog box

The CR string (Carriage Return) can be used to force a break to the next line. For example:
Info("The XXX form was modified." + CR + "This form will be saved.")
is equivalent to:
Info("The XXX form was modified.", "This form will be saved.")

Special cases

  • The timers (TimerSys) and the events are not stopped when this function is called.
  • PHP The call to Info is effective in the current page only. If PageDisplay is used after Info, the dialog box will not be displayed in the new page.
  • WINDEV When typing the function in the code editor, you have the ability to use the code wizard. Depending on the characteristics entered in the wizard, the function used can be different in the code that is automatically generated.
  • WINDEVWindows MobileJava DelayBeforeClosing is used to limit the display duration of the message. The dialog box is automatically closed. For the question or confirmation dialog boxes, the expected answer corresponds to the default button.
    Versions 18 and later
    WINDEV To limit the display duration of an Info dialog box only, use InfoWithTimeout.
    New in version 18
    WINDEV To limit the display duration of an Info dialog box only, use InfoWithTimeout.
    WINDEV To limit the display duration of an Info dialog box only, use InfoWithTimeout.
  • The caption of buttons is displayed in the language used by Windows on the current computer.
  • iPhone/iPad This function must not be used:
    • in the process for resizing windows. Otherwise, the application will be locked.
    • in the process for changing the orientation of windows.
    • in the "Move to the foreground" process associated with the project.
      Note: However, the function can be used in the "Move to the foreground" process of a window.
    • in a thread.
WINDEV

Emulation

A system information window can be emulated by EmulateInfo.
Components
WINDEVReports and Queries wd230obj.dll
WEBDEV - Server code wd230page.dll
Windows Mobile wp230obj.dll
WEBDEV - Browser code WDJS.DLL
Java wd230java.jar
Linux wd230obj.so
Android wd230android.jar
Minimum required version
  • Version 9
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