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Stored procedures
..AnchorRateHeight is used to:
  • Find out the anchor rate in height of a control
  • Modify the anchor rate in height of a control.
The anchor rate is used to define how the control is moved or resized in relation to the evolution of size of window (or report) to which it is anchored. The anchor rate corresponds to the percentage by which the control moves in relation to the window (or report). Therefore, if the anchor rate is set to 0, the control will not move ; if the anchor rate is set to 1000, the anchor of control will be normal.
The anchor rate in height (..AnchorRateHeight) is applied if the control is anchored to the top (anchorHeight constant used for ..Anchor).
Versions 15 and later
Android This property is now available for Android applications.
New in version 15
Android This property is now available for Android applications.
Android This property is now available for Android applications.
Versions 17 and later
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for iPhone/iPad applications.
New in version 17
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for iPhone/iPad applications.
iPhone/iPad This property is now available for 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
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadWindows Mobile This property is now available for report controls.
AndroidiPhone/iPad This property is now available for Table controls in Android and iPhone/iPad applications.
WEBDEV - Server code This property can only be used to find out the anchor rate of the report controls.
New in version 20
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadWindows Mobile This property is now available for report controls.
AndroidiPhone/iPad This property is now available for Table controls in Android and iPhone/iPad applications.
WEBDEV - Server code This property can only be used to find out the anchor rate of the report controls.
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadWindows Mobile This property is now available for report controls.
AndroidiPhone/iPad This property is now available for Table controls in Android and iPhone/iPad applications.
WEBDEV - Server code This property can only be used to find out the anchor rate of the report controls.
Versions 21 and later
WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
New in version 21
WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 App This property is now available in Universal Windows 10 App mode.
Example
// The List Box control will move by 50% of the new window size.
LIST_ListPersons..AnchorRateHeight = 500
Syntax

Finding out the anchor rate of a control anchored in height Hide the details

<Result> = <Control used>..AnchorRateHeight
<Result>: Integer
Anchor rate included between 0 (unstretched control) and 1000 (standard anchor)
<Control used>: Control name
Name of control to use. This control can be a control:
  • in a window.
  • Versions 20 and later
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile in a report.
    New in version 20
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile in a report.
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile in a report.
WINDEViPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows MobileJava

Modifying the anchor rate of a control anchored in height Hide the details

<Control used>..AnchorRateHeight = <Anchor rate>
<Control used>: Control name
Name of control to use.
<Anchor rate>: Integer
New anchor rate included between 0 (unstretched control) and 1000 (standard anchor)
Remarks

Anchoring a control

  • WINDEVAndroidiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows MobileJava In a window, ..Anchor is used to define the control behavior (dimensions and move) when resizing the window. If the control is associated with a Tab control, the anchor is defined in relation to the tab.
    See Anchoring applied to window controls for more details.
  • Versions 20 and later
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile In a report, ..Anchor is used to find out the control behavior (dimension and move) when resizing the report. This behavior was defined in the report editor.
    See Anchoring controls in a report for more details.
    New in version 20
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile In a report, ..Anchor is used to find out the control behavior (dimension and move) when resizing the report. This behavior was defined in the report editor.
    See Anchoring controls in a report for more details.
    WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile In a report, ..Anchor is used to find out the control behavior (dimension and move) when resizing the report. This behavior was defined in the report editor.
    See Anchoring controls in a report for more details.

Limits

WINDEVAndroidiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows MobileJava ..AnchorRateHeight applies to all the window controls.
Versions 20 and later
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile ..AnchorRateHeight applies to all the report controls. In this case, you can only find out the anchor rate used.
New in version 20
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile ..AnchorRateHeight applies to all the report controls. In this case, you can only find out the anchor rate used.
WINDEVWEBDEV - Server codeReports and QueriesiPhone/iPadUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile ..AnchorRateHeight applies to all the report controls. In this case, you can only find out the anchor rate used.
Java ..AnchorRateHeight only applies to the following elements:
  • Button.
  • Static control.
  • Edit control.
  • Image.
  • Check Box.
  • Radio Button.
  • List Box.
  • Combo Box.
  • TreeView.
  • Tab.
  • Table.
  • Supercontrol.
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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