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  • Height in a report
  • Height of a row
  • Initial height (control and window)
  • Height of controls in a form
  • Limits
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Stored procedures
..Height is used to know and modify the height:
  • of a control or block in a report.
  • WINDEVAndroidiPhone/iPadWindows MobileUniversal Windows 10 AppJava 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.
  • WEBDEV - Server codeWEBDEV - Browser codePHP of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not. WEBDEV - Server codeWEBDEV - Browser codePHP of a control (in a page), break header or footer in a Table or Looper control. The control can be overlayable or not.
You can also know the height of a cell in a Table control.
WEBDEV - Server code The modification is available for "Automatic" or "Dynamic" controls only ("Details" tab of the control description).
WEBDEV - Server code The modification is available for "Automatic" or "Dynamic" controls only ("GUI" tab of the control description).
WEBDEV - Server code The modification is available for overlayable controls only ("GUI" tab of the control description).
Remarks:
  • The border of control or block is included in its height. ..HeightInPixel is used to know the control height in pixels.
  • The height of a control is defined in the editor during the control description.
Versions 16 and later
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available for the Windows Phone applications.
New in version 16
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available for the Windows Phone applications.
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available for the Windows Phone applications.
Versions 15 and later
Android This property is now available for the Android applications.
New in version 15
Android This property is now available for the Android applications.
Android This property is now available for the Android applications.
Versions 17 and later
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
New in version 17
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for the iPhone/iPad applications.
Versions 18 and later
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Windows Store Apps mode.
New in version 18
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Windows Store Apps mode.
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Windows Store Apps mode.
Versions 20 and later
Android This property is now available for the Table controls in the Android applications.
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for the Table controls and for the table columns in the iPhone/iPad applications.
New in version 20
Android This property is now available for the Table controls in the Android applications.
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for the Table controls and for the table columns in the iPhone/iPad applications.
Android This property is now available for the Table controls in the Android applications.
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for the Table controls and for the table columns in the iPhone/iPad applications.
Versions 21 and later
Apple Watch This property is now available in Apple Watch mode.
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
New in version 21
Apple Watch This property is now available in Apple Watch mode.
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Apple Watch This property is now available in Apple Watch mode.
Universal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Example
// Increases the height of "EDT_CustomerName"
EDT_CustomerName..Height = EDT_CustomerName..Height + 15
// Is equivalent to: EDT_CustomerName..Height += 15
WINDEVReports and QueriesAndroidiPhone/iPadApple WatchWindows MobileUniversal Windows 10 AppJavaUser code (UMC)
// Modify the height of a window and control
WIN_CustomerForm..Height += 100 // Adds 100 pixels
EDT_Input1..Height += 10 // Adds 10 pixels
Syntax

Finding out the height of an object Hide the details

<Result> = <Object name>..Height
<Result>: Real
Height of specified object. This height is expressed in pixels in a window and/or in a page, and in millimeters in a report.
<Object name>: Character string (with or without quotes)
Name of object (control or block) to use.

Modifying the height of an object Hide the details

<Object name>..Height = <New height>
<Object name>: Character string (with or without quotes)
Name of object (control or block) to use.
<New height>: Real
New height for the specified object. This height is expressed in pixels in a window and/or in a page, and in millimeters in a report.
Remarks
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadWindows MobileUniversal Windows 10 App

Height in a report

  • The height of a non-breakable block cannot exceed the available page height (excluding the page header and the page footer).The height of a non-breakable block cannot exceed the available page height (excluding the page header and the page footer).
  • The height of a page footer cannot be modified. On the contrary, the height of a page header can be modified by programming.The height of a page footer cannot be modified. However, the height of a page header can be modified by programming.
  • A control must be entirely contained in the block to which it belongs.
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeWindows MobileJavaPHPAjaxUser code (UMC)

Height of a row

The height of each row in a Table, List Box or ListView control can be defined by programming. For browsing List Box and Table controls, this height is kept for the visible section on the screen only
Example: Defines the height of row 3 in "LIST_List1" to 200.
LIST_List1[3]..Height = 200
Remark: For a column in a Table control, ..Height is used to know the visible height of the column in the Table control. This property is available in read-only.
WINDEVAndroidiPhone/iPadApple WatchWindows MobileUniversal Windows 10 AppJavaUser code (UMC)

Initial height (control and window)

The initial height (described in the editor) is returned by ..InitialHeight.
In most cases, the height of an object depends on ..MaxHeight and ..MinHeight. However, this constraint disappears when the height is modified by programming (when using ..Height or WinSize).
WEBDEV - Server codeWEBDEV - Browser code

Height of controls in a form

In server code, the returned and modifiable height corresponds to the total height of the control (height of the caption plus height of the input area if the caption and the input area are one above each other).
In browser code, the returned and modifiable height corresponds to the height of the input area.

Limits

WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadWindows MobileUniversal Windows 10 App Limit for the reports
..Height cannot be used on a report or on a Check box control.
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server code Limits for the controls
  • In Windows 98, the size of elements is limited to ± 32 767.
  • In Windows NT/2000, it is possible (but not recommended) to specify a size up to ± 2 147 483 647.
Java ..Height only applies to the following elements:
  • Button control.
  • Static control.
  • Edit control.
  • Image control.
  • Check Box control.
  • Radio Button control.
  • List Box control.
  • Combo Box control.
  • TreeView control.
  • Tab control.
  • Window.
  • Table control.
  • Column of Table control.
  • Supercontrol.
Android ..Height is not available for columns in a Table control.
PHP ..Height is not available for iFrame controls.
WEBDEV - Server codePHP ..Height is available in read-only mode for Breadcrumb and Table controls.
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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