Card Vertical Scrollbars

Peter Haworth pete at mollysrevenge.com
Fri Dec 24 00:50:25 EST 2010


LC 4.5.1.  Another twist on this.  If I request a horizontal scrollbar  
as well as a vertical one, the vertical scrollbar arrows both show up  
fine (as do the horizontal scrollbar arrows.  It's only when there is  
a vertical scrollbar and no horizontal one that I see this issue.

I'd like to add that, in my opinion, the scrollbar approach works just  
fine for window resizing whether by script or by the user.  That's in  
the context of my application of course; it may not be appropriate for  
other apps.

Pete Haworth

On Dec 23, 2010, at 8:46 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:

> Peter Haworth wrote:
>
>> OK, nearly there.  All works as you said.  The only problem I have is
>> that when the scrollbar becomes active, I see an arrow at the top of
>> it to scroll up but there is no arrow at the bottom of it to scroll
>> down.  I have my Mac system preferences set to have the arrows at the
>> top and bottom of the scrollbar rather than the default of both of
>> them being at the bottom of the scrollbar.  I have boticed this  
>> before
>> in the IDE, eg in the Search results display, the same thing happens.
>
> IIRC this was a known issue in earlier versions of the engine, but I  
> couldn't find an open report against it and I just checked in v4.0,  
> 4.5, and 4.5.1 and the scrollbars on both fields and groups adapt to  
> the current setting in System Prefs.
>
> Which version are you using?
>
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