Window Resizing Head-scratcher...

Monte Goulding monte at
Mon Nov 10 01:34:24 EST 2003

> Hello all;
> I have a stack that I want to run on screens at 800x600 or higher 
> resolution. I have set the "Size and Position" settings in the 
> inspector for 800x600, and the "resizable?" box is not selected. The 
> stack is set to hide menubar/hide taskbar at stack startup and use a 
> backdrop.
> When being developed, it appears as an 800x600 window on my 1024x768 
> display. However, when I built a stand-alone to test and set the 
> monitor to 800x600, the window was smaller, blocking off chunks of the 
> graphics. In the Rev development environment, it behaves the same- if I 
> start the stack while the monitor is set to 800x600, the window is 
> smaller, with the inspector telling me it is now 726x458.
> I've tested it and determined that this behavior is present whether I 
> use the hide menubar/hide taskbar or not or whether or not a backdrop 
> is used.
> Any ideas on why my windows are resizing?

Try setting the windowBoundingRect to the screenRect



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