Text Tab Controls
kray at sonsothunder.com
Mon Jun 24 15:31:01 EDT 2002
The only workaround I can think of is to have multiple fields inside of a
group box, and just position the fields in code. Not very useful, however,
because if the user needs to be able to select text, it will be
difficult/impossible to select text across multiple fields... but you asked
for workarounds... you didn't say they had to be good. ;-)
Sons of Thunder Software
Email: kray at sonsothunder.com
Web Site: http://www.sonsothunder.com/
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dave Calkins" <davecalk at surfbest.net>
To: <use-revolution at lists.runrev.com>
Sent: Monday, June 24, 2002 2:52 PM
Subject: Text Tab Controls
> Hi All,
> I am new to programing in rev. but have been developing for HC since vs
> One of the applications I am developing has a fair number of text
generated reports. One
> item that I need is the ability to tab inset a paragraph.
> It would look like the following.
> I have searched through the rev. dictionary but
> could not find anything that would allow me
> to develop this tabbed inset paragraph.
> I have developed scripts that will insert a
> predetermined number of spaces in order to \
> generate this kind of look. Adding any text then can
> change the look of the report. It ends up looking
> something like this.
> Most simple word processors can do this. I would like to see this added to
> features request.
> Is there anything in rev that can do this?
> Any work other around suggests would be appreciated.
> Dave Calkins
> use-revolution mailing list
> use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
More information about the Use-livecode