scrolling Fields

Scott Rossi scott at
Tue Mar 5 16:05:01 EST 2002

On Tuesday, March 5, 2002, at 10:14  AM, Ian Summerfield wrote:

>>> I'd like to scroll 3 fields side by side (the look of a table-3
>>> columns).
>>> How do I get them to scroll together?
>> Group the fields and use a separate scrollbar object to scroll the
>> group.  Lock the group to keep its size from changing.
> Are you saying to make the fields normal rectangles, ones that don't 
> scroll
> but are big enough to show all the data, then scroll them within the 
> group?

Yes.  You will scroll the group in which the fields appear, not the 
fields themselves.  If necessary, you can use the formattedHeight and 
formattedWidth properties for setting the dimensions of your fields.


Scott Rossi
Creative Director, Tactile Media
scott at

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