Card within a card (or subforms)

Lynch, Jonathan BNZ2 at CDC.GOV
Wed Dec 15 16:40:39 EST 2004

You can also do the same as parent/child windows with two stacks with
one stack controlling the position of the other.

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Subject: Re: Card within a card (or subforms)

No, but you can achieve a similar effect by making the objects you wish 
to appear on the "wrapper card" members of a group, telling the group 
to act as a background, and placing that background on each of the 

On Dec 15, 2004, at 4:11 PM, <mfstuart at> wrote:

> Hi,
> I was wondering if a card can be a subcard?
> In otherwords, I'd like to build an interface that has a "wrapper" 
> card that then loads or calls another card to appear "inside" the 
> called from card - the "wrapper" card.
> Typically, in the Windows development environment this is called forms

> and subforms, where the subform is a child of the parent form. When 
> the parent form is dragged around, the subform "goes" with it - the 
> subform is inhereted by the parent form.
> Another example of this, would be the browser forms with frames, 
> whether vertical or horizontal.
> If this can be done, can someone point me in the right direction to do

> this?
> TIA,
> Mark Stuart
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Frank D. Engel, Jr.  <fde101 at>

$ ln -s /usr/share/kjvbible /usr/manual
$ true | cat /usr/manual | grep "John 3:16"
John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten 
Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have 
everlasting life.

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