Getting textShift To Shift Down?

Scott Rossi scott at tactilemedia.com
Thu Jan 14 19:41:48 EST 2016


Thanks Bernd, but if I understand what you're suggesting, I've already
tried this and it doesn't appear to work.  Using different textShift
values for the selected text and surrounding text just seems to average
out, always moving text upward, never downward.

Regards,

Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, UX/UI Design




On 1/14/16, 4:04 PM, "use-livecode on behalf of BNig"
<use-livecode-bounces at lists.runrev.com on behalf of
bernd.niggemann at uni-wh.de> wrote:

>Hi Scott,
>
>the following works for me in 7.0.6
>
>textSize 14, textheight 28, fixed lineHeight
>
>e.g. 
>
>-----
>set the textShift of char 1 to - 1 of field 1 to -9
>-----
>
>then a slider with values from - 9 to - 3
>
>----
>on scrollbarDrag pValue
>   set the textShift of word 2 of line 1 of field 1 to pValue
>end scrollbarDrag
>----
>
>this pushes word 2 of line 1 of field 1 down. If I use values above - 3,
>e.g. -2 or 0 then it pushes the text up again.
>
>Maybe this is an option to set the textshift of the whole text to a
>negative
>number and then move down the text by setting it to another negative
>number
>but not as high as the whole text.
>
>Kind regards
>Bernd
>
>
>
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