Line length

Klaus major-k klaus at
Sat Oct 24 06:35:33 EDT 2020

Hi Richmond,

> Am 24.10.2020 um 12:17 schrieb Richmond via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
> Over in the Forums someone has asked a question about measuring the length of text lines.
> Of course one can count characters, but in most alphabetic systems different characters have different lengths.
> Is there a way to measure the length as in LENGTH of a line rather than count the number of characters it
> contains?

put the formattedwidth of line 1 of fld 1

> Richmond.



Klaus Major
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