Changing the width of a stack

Devin Asay devin_asay at byu.edu
Sat Jun 27 15:08:31 EDT 2015


Pete,

I'm away from my compy so I can't check the dictionary, but I think what you need is the global loc of the control.

Devin 

Sent from my iPhone

> On Jun 27, 2015, at 2:55 PM, Peter Haworth <pete at lcsql.com> wrote:
> 
> I have a stack with three controls on it, one at the left edge of the
> stack, one centered horizontally, and one at the right edge of the stack.
> 
> I want to change the dimensions of the stack so that it's left edge is at
> the left of the centered control and its right edge is at the right of the
> centered control. And also change its dimensions back to the original
> settings when necessary.
> 
> As I have a graphically challenged brain, I have been unable to figure out
> how to do this.
> 
> References to the left of a  stack are relative to the edge of the screen
> so they move the position of the stack on the screen and don't change its
> width.
> 
> I'm probably missing something obvious and hoping that someone will point
> it out to me.
> 
> Pete
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