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Properties associated with the Layout control
Overview
A Layout control (and its cells) can be handled in a window or in a page by the following WLanguage properties.
Properties available in a window
WINDEVWindowsAndroidiPhone/iPad Properties available for the Layout control

The following properties are associated with the Layout controls:
AnchorThe Anchor property is used to set the anchors of a control in a window, page or report.
AnchorRateBottomThe AnchorRateBottom property is used to:
  • Find out the anchor rate when a control moves on the vertical axis.
  • Modify the anchor rate when a control moves on the vertical axis.
AnchorRateHeightThe AnchorRateHeight property is used to:
  • Find out the vertical anchor rate of a control.
  • Modify the vertical anchor rate of a control.
AnchorRateRightThe AnchorRateRight property is used to:
  • Find out the anchor rate when a control moves on the horizontal axis.
  • Modify the anchor rate when a control moves on the horizontal axis.
AnchorRateWidthThe AnchorRateWidth property is used to:
  • Find out the anchor rate when a control (or a table column) stretches on the horizontal axis.
  • Modify the anchor rate when a control (or a table column) stretches on the horizontal axis.
AutomaticTextColorThe AutomaticTextColor property is used to identify and change the color to be used for the text of the elements that use the "automatic" color.
BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
CaptionIn a database, the Caption property is used to:
  • Find out the caption associated with a file item.
  • Find out the caption associated with a data file.
  • Find out and modify the connection caption.
In a report, the Caption property is used to:
  • Find out the text displayed in a Static or Link control.
  • Modify the text displayed in a Static or Link control.
In a window or page, the Caption property is also used to:
  • Find out and modify the caption of a control in a window or in a page.
  • Find out and modify the caption of a menu option.
  • Find out and modify the title of a window or page.
  • Find out the content of a Breadcrumb control.
CountThe Count property returns the number of elements in a given set.
DisplayEnabledThe DisplayEnabled property is used to:
  • find out whether the display of a control or window is enabled or not. If the display is enabled, the content of the control is refreshed on a regular basis.
  • enable (or not) the display of a control or window.
DoubleClickThe DoubleClick property is used to get and change the name of the Button control that will be executed when a control is double-clicked.
EmptyEmpty is used to find out whether:
  • a Looper, Table, List Box or Combo Box control is empty. The control can be a browsing control or a memory control.
  • a Chart control contains no series.
  • a report control is empty (control linked to an item).
  • an array (or an associative array) contains no element.
  • an element of an associative array exists or not.
  • a queue, a list or a stack contains no element.
FontCharsetThe FontCharset property is used to:
  • Find out the character set used by the screen fonts of a control.
  • Modify the character set used by the screen fonts of a control.
FullNameThe FullName property is used to find out the full name:
  • of a control.
  • of a window.
  • of a menu option.
  • of a table column.
GrayedThe Grayed property is used to:
  • Determine if a control (or a group of controls) is grayed out.
  • Gray out or ungray a control, a group of controls or a window.
GroupThe Group property is used to:
  • find out whether the control belongs to a group of controls. If the control belongs to one or more groups, the Group property can be used to identify these groups of controls.
  • associate a control with a group of controls.
HeightThe Height property is used to get and change the height:
  • of a control or block in a report.
  • of a control (in a window), window, row of a Table, List Box or ListView control, option of a Radio Button or Check Box control, break header or footer of a Table or Looper control.
  • of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Table or Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not.
HelpNumberThe HelpNumber property is used to identify and modify the help number associated with a control.
HideWhileScrollingThe HideWhileScrolling property is used to:
  • Determine if the pinned control is hidden while scrolling,
  • Show or hide the pinned control while scrolling.
InitialHeightThe InitialHeight property is used to:
  • Find out the creation height of a control or window.
  • Modify the base height used to anchor the controls "in height".
  • Find out the creation height of a block or control in a report.
InitialStateThe InitialState property is used to get the initial state of a control.
InitialVisibleThe InitialVisible property is used to determine if:
  • a control was visible during the first display of the associated window or page.
  • a window was visible during its first display.
InitialWidthThe InitialWidth property is used to:
  • Find out the initial width of a control or window.
  • Modify the base width used to anchor the controls in "width".
  • Find out the initial width of a report control.
InterpretAmpersandThe InterpretAmpersand property is used to determine and change how the '&' character is interpreted in:
  • the caption of a Static control.
  • the elements of a List Box control.
  • the elements of a Combo Box control.
  • the values of a column in a Table control.
LayoutThe Layout property is used to get the layout of the cells in a Layout control.
MarginInterCellThe MarginInterCell property is used to:
  • find out the margin between rows or columns in a Layout control.
  • modify the margin between rows or columns in a Layout control.
MaxHeightThe MaxHeight property is used to get and change the maximum height of a control or window.
MaxWidthThe MaxWidth property is used to get and change the maximum width of a control or window.
MessageThe Message property is used to:
  • Find out the help message associated with a control or with a menu option (in a window).
  • Modify the help message associated with a control or with a menu option (in a window).
MinHeightThe MinHeight property is used to get and change the minimum height of a control or window.
MinWidthThe MinWidth property is used to get and change the minimum width of a control or window.
ModifiedThe Modified property is used to determine if a control or group of controls has been modified by the user (keyboard or mouse input).
NameThe Name property is used to get:
  • the name of the font associated with a Font variable.
  • the name of a control, report or report block.
  • the name of a control, group of controls or window.
  • the name of a control, group of controls or page.
NoteThe Note property is used to:
  • Find out the notes associated with a control, a window, a page or a report.
  • Modify the notes associated with a control, a window a page or a report.
NoteTitleThe NoteTitle property is used to:
  • Get the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
  • Change the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
OpacityThe Opacity property is used to get and define the opacity percentage for a window, or for controls in a window or page.
PaneThe Pane property is used to:
  • Find out the pane tabs associated with a control.
  • Define the pane tabs associated with a control.
ParallaxRateHeightThe ParallaxRateHeight property is used to determine and specify how fast a control is reduced when the scrollbar in the window, internal window or page moves.
ParallaxRateYThe ParallaxRateY property is used to determine and specify how fast a control moves when the scrollbar in the window, internal window or page moves.
PinnedThe Pinned property is used to:
  • Pin a control: the position of the pinned control will be relative to the visible area of its container and not to the content area.
  • Determine if a control is pinned.
PlanePlane is used to:
  • Get:
    • the active plane of a window (or report) or the plane to which a control belongs.
    • the active plane of a WEBDEV element.
  • Change:
    • the active plane of a window (or report) or associate a control with another plane.
    • the active plane of a WEBDEV element.
ProcessThe Process property is used to modify the processes to be executed by the events available on a control, window, page, report, etc.
RightClickThe RightClick property is used to get and change the name of the Button control that will be executed when an object is right-clicked.
RightToLeftThe RightToLeft property is used to get the writing direction on a control, column, window or report.
StateThe State property is used to get and change the state of an element.
StoredValueThe StoredValue property is used to get the value currently stored by:
  • a row in a List Box, ListView or Combo Box control.
  • a "Text token" edit control.
StyleThe Style property is used to retrieve and assign the entire style of a control (including the overrides).
TABOrderThe TABOrder property is used to get and change the position of a control in the tab order of a window.
TextDirectionThe TextDirection property is used to determine and change the writing direction in a window, report or control (useful for languages such as Arabic or Hebrew).
ToolTipThe ToolTip property is used to get and change the text displayed in the tooltip associated with a window or page control.
TypeThe Type property is used to get:
  • the type of element described through programming (file or item description) or not (file or item defined in the data model editor, view or query).
  • the type of object.
  • the type of value stored in a variant.
ValueThe Value property is used to:
  • Find out and modify the value of a report control.
  • Find out and modify the value of a control or the title of a window.
  • Find out the identifier of a stream.
  • Find out and modify the value of a control or the title of a page.
VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
  • Find out whether an element is visible.
  • Make an element visible or invisible.
VisibleWithAnimationThe VisibleWithAnimation property is used to make a control visible or invisible via the "Appear/Disappear" animation.
WidthThe Width property gets and changes the width:
  • of a control or block in a report.
  • of a control (found in a window), window, column found in a table or column found in a list box (including listview).
  • of a control (found in a page), column found in a table or column found in a list box. The control can be overlayable or not.
WinEditAllowedThe WinEditAllowed property is used to determine and configure the actions allowed on a control when the window switches to "UI modification by end user" mode.
XThe X property is used to:
  • Get the X-coordinate of a control, Table control column or window (position on the X-axis).
  • Get the X-coordinate of a control or window (position on the X-axis).
XInitialThe XInitial property is used to:
  • Get the X-coordinate:
    • of a control (position on the X-axis) when opening the window or the page.
    • of a window (position on X-axis) when opening the window.
  • Change the X-coordinate of a control anchored "to the right" (position on the X-axis) when opening the window.
  • Get the X-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the X-axis) when opening the report.
YThe Y property is used to:
  • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control or window (position on Y-axis).
  • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control or window.
YInitialThe YInitial property is used to:
  • Find out the Y-coordinate:
    • of a control (position on Y-axis) when opening the window or the page.
    • of a window (position on Y-axis) when opening the window.
  • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control anchored "to bottom" (position on the vertical axis) when opening the window.
  • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the vertical axis) when opening the report.
ZOrderThe ZOrder property is used to manage the Z-order of an element.
Remark: Some properties may not be available according to the platform used. For more details, see the property's help page..
WINDEVWindowsAndroidiPhone/iPad Properties available for the cells of Layout control

The following properties are associated with the cells of Layout control:
BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
HeightThe Height property is used to get and change the height:
  • of a control or block in a report.
  • of a control (in a window), window, row of a Table, List Box or ListView control, option of a Radio Button or Check Box control, break header or footer of a Table or Looper control.
  • of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Table or Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not.
HeightWithAnimationThe HeightWithAnimation property is used to modify the height of a cell of a Layout control with the "Resize cell" animation defined:
  • in the "Advanced" tab of the project description window ("Control animation" button).
  • in the "Style" tab of the control or project.
InitialHeightThe InitialHeight property is used to:
  • Find out the creation height of a control or window.
  • Modify the base height used to anchor the controls "in height".
  • Find out the creation height of a block or control in a report.
InitialVisibleThe InitialVisible property is used to determine if:
  • a control was visible during the first display of the associated window or page.
  • a window was visible during its first display.
InitialWidthThe InitialWidth property is used to:
  • Find out the initial width of a control or window.
  • Modify the base width used to anchor the controls in "width".
  • Find out the initial width of a report control.
MaxHeightThe MaxHeight property is used to get and change the maximum height of a control or window.
MaxWidthThe MaxWidth property is used to get and change the maximum width of a control or window.
MinHeightThe MinHeight property is used to get and change the minimum height of a control or window.
MinWidthThe MinWidth property is used to get and change the minimum width of a control or window.
VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
  • Find out whether an element is visible.
  • Make an element visible or invisible.
VisibleWithAnimationThe VisibleWithAnimation property is used to make a control visible or invisible via the "Appear/Disappear" animation.
WidthThe Width property gets and changes the width:
  • of a control or block in a report.
  • of a control (found in a window), window, column found in a table or column found in a list box (including listview).
  • of a control (found in a page), column found in a table or column found in a list box. The control can be overlayable or not.
WidthWithAnimationThe WidthWithAnimation property is used to modify the width of a cell of a Layout control with the "Resize cell" animation defined:
  • in the "Advanced" tab of the project description window ("Control animation" button).
  • in the "Style" tab of the control or project.
XThe X property is used to:
  • Get the X-coordinate of a control, Table control column or window (position on the X-axis).
  • Get the X-coordinate of a control or window (position on the X-axis).
YThe Y property is used to:
  • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control or window (position on Y-axis).
  • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control or window.
Remark: Some properties may not be available according to the platform used. For more details, see the property's help page..
Properties available in a page
WEBDEV - Server code

Properties that can be used in a page (server code)

  • The following properties can be used with the Layout controls:
    AliasThe Alias property is used to:
    • get or change the alias of a window (WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile).
    • get or change the alias of a dynamic tab (WINDEV).
    • get the internal HTML/JavaScript name of a control (WEBDEV).
    BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
    BackgroundImageThe BackgroundImage property is used to identify and modify the background color of an element: window, page, control or report.
    CountThe Count property returns the number of elements in a given set.
    FullNameThe FullName property is used to find out the full name:
    • of a control.
    • of a window.
    • of a menu option.
    • of a table column.
    GroupThe Group property is used to:
    • find out whether the control belongs to a group of controls. If the control belongs to one or more groups, the Group property can be used to identify these groups of controls.
    • associate a control with a group of controls.
    HeightThe Height property is used to get and change the height:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (in a window), window, row of a Table, List Box or ListView control, option of a Radio Button or Check Box control, break header or footer of a Table or Looper control.
    • of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Table or Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not.
    HTMLAfterThe HTMLAfter property is used to get and change the HTML code inserted after the control.
    HTMLBeforeHTMLBefore is used to find out and modify the HTML code added before the control.
    HTMLClassThe HTMLClass property is used to read and change the value of the "class" HTML attribute of the control.
    InitialVisibleThe InitialVisible property is used to determine if:
    • a control was visible during the first display of the associated window or page.
    • a window was visible during its first display.
    LayoutThe Layout property is used to get the layout of the cells in a Layout control.
    MarginInterCellThe MarginInterCell property is used to:
    • find out the margin between rows or columns in a Layout control.
    • modify the margin between rows or columns in a Layout control.
    MouseCursorThe MouseCursor property is used to identify and change the hover cursor defined for a control, window or page.
    NameThe Name property is used to get:
    • the name of the font associated with a Font variable.
    • the name of a control, report or report block.
    • the name of a control, group of controls or window.
    • the name of a control, group of controls or page.
    NoteThe Note property is used to:
    • Find out the notes associated with a control, a window, a page or a report.
    • Modify the notes associated with a control, a window a page or a report.
    NoteTitleThe NoteTitle property is used to:
    • Get the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
    • Change the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
    OpacityThe Opacity property is used to get and define the opacity percentage for a window, or for controls in a window or page.
    ProcessThe Process property is used to modify the processes to be executed by the events available on a control, window, page, report, etc.
    TypeThe Type property is used to get:
    • the type of element described through programming (file or item description) or not (file or item defined in the data model editor, view or query).
    • the type of object.
    • the type of value stored in a variant.
    VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
    • Find out whether an element is visible.
    • Make an element visible or invisible.
    WidthThe Width property gets and changes the width:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (found in a window), window, column found in a table or column found in a list box (including listview).
    • of a control (found in a page), column found in a table or column found in a list box. The control can be overlayable or not.
    XThe X property is used to:
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control, Table control column or window (position on the X-axis).
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control or window (position on the X-axis).
    XInitialThe XInitial property is used to:
    • Get the X-coordinate:
      • of a control (position on the X-axis) when opening the window or the page.
      • of a window (position on X-axis) when opening the window.
    • Change the X-coordinate of a control anchored "to the right" (position on the X-axis) when opening the window.
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the X-axis) when opening the report.
    YThe Y property is used to:
    • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control or window (position on Y-axis).
    • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control or window.
    YInitialThe YInitial property is used to:
    • Find out the Y-coordinate:
      • of a control (position on Y-axis) when opening the window or the page.
      • of a window (position on Y-axis) when opening the window.
    • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control anchored "to bottom" (position on the vertical axis) when opening the window.
    • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the vertical axis) when opening the report.
  • The following properties can be used with the cells of Layout controls:
    BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
    BackgroundImageThe BackgroundImage property is used to identify and modify the background color of an element: window, page, control or report.
    FullNameThe FullName property is used to find out the full name:
    • of a control.
    • of a window.
    • of a menu option.
    • of a table column.
    HTMLClassThe HTMLClass property is used to read and change the value of the "class" HTML attribute of the control.
    InitialVisibleThe InitialVisible property is used to determine if:
    • a control was visible during the first display of the associated window or page.
    • a window was visible during its first display.
    OpacityThe Opacity property is used to get and define the opacity percentage for a window, or for controls in a window or page.
    ProcessThe Process property is used to modify the processes to be executed by the events available on a control, window, page, report, etc.
    TypeThe Type property is used to get:
    • the type of element described through programming (file or item description) or not (file or item defined in the data model editor, view or query).
    • the type of object.
    • the type of value stored in a variant.
    VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
    • Find out whether an element is visible.
    • Make an element visible or invisible.
WEBDEV - Browser code Properties that can be used in a page (browser code)
  • The following properties can be used with the Layout controls:
    AliasThe Alias property is used to:
    • get or change the alias of a window (WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile).
    • get or change the alias of a dynamic tab (WINDEV).
    • get the internal HTML/JavaScript name of a control (WEBDEV).
    BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
    BackgroundImageThe BackgroundImage property is used to identify and modify the background color of an element: window, page, control or report.
    CountThe Count property returns the number of elements in a given set.
    HeightThe Height property is used to get and change the height:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (in a window), window, row of a Table, List Box or ListView control, option of a Radio Button or Check Box control, break header or footer of a Table or Looper control.
    • of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Table or Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not.
    HTMLClassThe HTMLClass property is used to read and change the value of the "class" HTML attribute of the control.
    InitialVisibleThe InitialVisible property is used to determine if:
    • a control was visible during the first display of the associated window or page.
    • a window was visible during its first display.
    MouseCursorThe MouseCursor property is used to identify and change the hover cursor defined for a control, window or page.
    NoteThe Note property is used to:
    • Find out the notes associated with a control, a window, a page or a report.
    • Modify the notes associated with a control, a window a page or a report.
    NoteTitleThe NoteTitle property is used to:
    • Get the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
    • Change the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
    OpacityThe Opacity property is used to get and define the opacity percentage for a window, or for controls in a window or page.
    TypeThe Type property is used to get:
    • the type of element described through programming (file or item description) or not (file or item defined in the data model editor, view or query).
    • the type of object.
    • the type of value stored in a variant.
    VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
    • Find out whether an element is visible.
    • Make an element visible or invisible.
    WidthThe Width property gets and changes the width:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (found in a window), window, column found in a table or column found in a list box (including listview).
    • of a control (found in a page), column found in a table or column found in a list box. The control can be overlayable or not.
    XThe X property is used to:
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control, Table control column or window (position on the X-axis).
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control or window (position on the X-axis).
    XInitialThe XInitial property is used to:
    • Get the X-coordinate:
      • of a control (position on the X-axis) when opening the window or the page.
      • of a window (position on X-axis) when opening the window.
    • Change the X-coordinate of a control anchored "to the right" (position on the X-axis) when opening the window.
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the X-axis) when opening the report.
    YThe Y property is used to:
    • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control or window (position on Y-axis).
    • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control or window.
    YInitialThe YInitial property is used to:
    • Find out the Y-coordinate:
      • of a control (position on Y-axis) when opening the window or the page.
      • of a window (position on Y-axis) when opening the window.
    • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control anchored "to bottom" (position on the vertical axis) when opening the window.
    • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the vertical axis) when opening the report.
  • The following properties can be used with the cells of Layout controls:
    BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
    BackgroundImageThe BackgroundImage property is used to identify and modify the background color of an element: window, page, control or report.
    HeightThe Height property is used to get and change the height:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (in a window), window, row of a Table, List Box or ListView control, option of a Radio Button or Check Box control, break header or footer of a Table or Looper control.
    • of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Table or Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not.
    HTMLClassThe HTMLClass property is used to read and change the value of the "class" HTML attribute of the control.
    OpacityThe Opacity property is used to get and define the opacity percentage for a window, or for controls in a window or page.
    TypeThe Type property is used to get:
    • the type of element described through programming (file or item description) or not (file or item defined in the data model editor, view or query).
    • the type of object.
    • the type of value stored in a variant.
    VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
    • Find out whether an element is visible.
    • Make an element visible or invisible.
    WidthThe Width property gets and changes the width:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (found in a window), window, column found in a table or column found in a list box (including listview).
    • of a control (found in a page), column found in a table or column found in a list box. The control can be overlayable or not.
PHP

Properties that can be used in PHP

  • The following properties can be used with the Layout controls:
    AliasThe Alias property is used to:
    • get or change the alias of a window (WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile).
    • get or change the alias of a dynamic tab (WINDEV).
    • get the internal HTML/JavaScript name of a control (WEBDEV).
    BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
    BackgroundImageThe BackgroundImage property is used to identify and modify the background color of an element: window, page, control or report.
    HeightThe Height property is used to get and change the height:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (in a window), window, row of a Table, List Box or ListView control, option of a Radio Button or Check Box control, break header or footer of a Table or Looper control.
    • of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Table or Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not.
    HTMLAfterThe HTMLAfter property is used to get and change the HTML code inserted after the control.
    HTMLBeforeHTMLBefore is used to find out and modify the HTML code added before the control.
    HTMLClassThe HTMLClass property is used to read and change the value of the "class" HTML attribute of the control.
    InitialStateThe InitialState property is used to get the initial state of a control.
    InitialVisibleThe InitialVisible property is used to determine if:
    • a control was visible during the first display of the associated window or page.
    • a window was visible during its first display.
    LayoutThe Layout property is used to get the layout of the cells in a Layout control.
    NameThe Name property is used to get:
    • the name of the font associated with a Font variable.
    • the name of a control, report or report block.
    • the name of a control, group of controls or window.
    • the name of a control, group of controls or page.
    NoteThe Note property is used to:
    • Find out the notes associated with a control, a window, a page or a report.
    • Modify the notes associated with a control, a window a page or a report.
    NoteTitleThe NoteTitle property is used to:
    • Get the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
    • Change the title of the notes used in the technical documentation of a control, window, page or report.
    OpacityThe Opacity property is used to get and define the opacity percentage for a window, or for controls in a window or page.
    TypeThe Type property is used to get:
    • the type of element described through programming (file or item description) or not (file or item defined in the data model editor, view or query).
    • the type of object.
    • the type of value stored in a variant.
    VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
    • Find out whether an element is visible.
    • Make an element visible or invisible.
    WidthThe Width property gets and changes the width:
    • of a control or block in a report.
    • of a control (found in a window), window, column found in a table or column found in a list box (including listview).
    • of a control (found in a page), column found in a table or column found in a list box. The control can be overlayable or not.
    XThe X property is used to:
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control, Table control column or window (position on the X-axis).
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control or window (position on the X-axis).
    XInitialThe XInitial property is used to:
    • Get the X-coordinate:
      • of a control (position on the X-axis) when opening the window or the page.
      • of a window (position on X-axis) when opening the window.
    • Change the X-coordinate of a control anchored "to the right" (position on the X-axis) when opening the window.
    • Get the X-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the X-axis) when opening the report.
    YThe Y property is used to:
    • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control or window (position on Y-axis).
    • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control or window.
    YInitialThe YInitial property is used to:
    • Find out the Y-coordinate:
      • of a control (position on Y-axis) when opening the window or the page.
      • of a window (position on Y-axis) when opening the window.
    • Modify the Y-coordinate of a control anchored "to bottom" (position on the vertical axis) when opening the window.
    • Find out the Y-coordinate of a control in relation to its block (position in millimeters on the vertical axis) when opening the report.
  • The following properties can be used with the cells of Layout controls:
    BackgroundColorThe BackgroundColor property is used to set the background color of a control, window, page or block of a report.
    BackgroundImageThe BackgroundImage property is used to identify and modify the background color of an element: window, page, control or report.
    HTMLClassThe HTMLClass property is used to read and change the value of the "class" HTML attribute of the control.
    InitialVisibleThe InitialVisible property is used to determine if:
    • a control was visible during the first display of the associated window or page.
    • a window was visible during its first display.
    OpacityThe Opacity property is used to get and define the opacity percentage for a window, or for controls in a window or page.
    TypeThe Type property is used to get:
    • the type of element described through programming (file or item description) or not (file or item defined in the data model editor, view or query).
    • the type of object.
    • the type of value stored in a variant.
    VisibleThe Visible property is used to:
    • Find out whether an element is visible.
    • Make an element visible or invisible.
Minimum version required
  • Version 23
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