Text exceeds Label width

Jan Schenkel janschenkel at yahoo.com
Mon Dec 19 13:04:57 EST 2005

--- Garrett Hylltun <garretthylltun at gmail.com> wrote:
> Greetings,
> Does anyone know if there is a way to find out if
> the text of a Label  
> exceeds it's width?
> Thanks in advance,
> -Garrett

Hi Garett,

Check out the 'formattedWidth' property:
if the formattedWidth of field 1 < the width of field
1 then ...

Hope this helped,

Jan Schenkel.

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