Multi-line Edit Box (PRIM_EVEM)

Multi-line edit box or memo

Ancestors - Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)Control (PRIM_CTRL)Object (PRIM_OBJT)

Details

Prim_EVEF is the base class for all Multi-line Edit Box field visualizations.

Properties

Name Description
BusyUpdates BusyUpdates specifies how the control updates itself Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
BusyUpdatesOfParent BusyUpdatesOfParent specifies whether the parent controls updates Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
CanFocus CanFocus returns a value indicating whether the control can receive keyboard focus Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Caption Text to be displayed in the label portion of the control Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
ComponentClassName ComponentClassName is the name of the component's class. Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
ComponentMembers ComponentMembers provides access to all the member components of this component Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
ComponentPatternName ComponentPatternName is used to qualify the class of the component. Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
ComponentTag Generic space allowing a value to be stored for the instance Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
ComponentType ComponentType gives you access to the type information about the component Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
ComponentTypeName ComponentTypeName is the fully qualified name of the component's class. Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
ComponentVersion Variant of the control being used
Cursor Cursor sets the cursor image Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
DisableNoScroll DisableNoScroll controls whether scroll bars are displayed.
DisplayPosition DisplayPosition determines the order in which components are shown Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
DragStyle DragStyle determines how a component can be dragged Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
EditFocusedStyle Reference to a style to be applied to the edit when the field has focus
EditFocusedStyles Collection of styles to be applied to the edit when the field has focus
EditMouseOverStyle MouseOverStyle defines the style to be applied to a control when the mouse is over it
EditMouseOverStyles MouseOverStyle defines the style to be applied to a control when the mouse is over it
EditStyle Style defines the style to be applied to a control
EditStyles Collection of styles to be applied to the control
EditThemeDrawStyle Name of the Theme DrawStyle to be applied to the edit portion of the field
Ellipses Show ellipses for truncated text Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
EnableCut EnableCut controls whether text can be cut
Enabled Enable activates/deactivates the component Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
EnablePaste EnablePaste controls whether text can be pasted
FixedPosition Fix the control position so that it does not move if the parent is scrolled Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Focus Focus tells whether the component has focus Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
FocusedStyle Reference to a style to be applied when the control is focus Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
FocusedStyles Collection of styles to be applied when the control is focus Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Handle Returns the Windows handle in desktop applications Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
HasSelection True if some of the editable text is selected
Height The height of the control in pixels Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Hint Caption displayed when the mouse hovers over the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
HintPopup HintPopup allows a PopupPanel instance to be used instead of the default hint text box Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
HintShow Enabled or disable the appearance of hints Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
HintShowOfParent Delegate hints appearance to the parent control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
HintTitle HintTitle defines the text shown at the top of the hint window in emphasized text Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
HintType HintType specifies the type of hint used Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
HorizontalScroll Show the horizontal scroll bar
IsAnimating IsAnimating indicates that a control is currently being animated Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
IsRealized True if the control is currently realized Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
LabelHorAlignment Horizontal alignment of the caption within the label Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
LabelMouseOverStyle MouseOverStyle defines the style to be applied to a control when the mouse is over it
LabelMouseOverStyles MouseOverStyle defines the style to be applied to a control when the mouse is over it
LabelPosition LabelPosition sets the position of labels Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
LabelSelectable Set to true to allow the label of the field to be selected Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
LabelStyle Style defines the style to be applied to a control
LabelStyles Collection of styles to be applied to the control
LabelText Text as shown on the label at runtime Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
LabelThemeDrawStyle Name of the Theme DrawStyle to be applied to the label portion of the field
LabelType Specify what text to show in the field label portion Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
LabelVerAlignment Vertical alignment of the caption within the label Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
Left Position of the control relative to the left boundary of its parent Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
MarginBottom MarginBottom sets the bottom margin of field Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
MarginLeft MarginLeft sets the left margin of field Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
MarginRight MarginRight sets the right margin of field Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
MarginTop MarginTop sets the top margin of field Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
MemoMarginLeft Left margin in pixels
MessagesOfComponent LANSA Internal Use
MessagesOfFeature LANSA Internal Use
Modified Modified indicates that the contents of the component have changed Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
MouseOver MouseOver determines whether the mouse is directly over a control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
MouseOverStyle MouseOverStyle defines the style to be applied to a control when the mouse is over it Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
MouseOverStyles MouseOverStyles is a collection of styles to be applied to a control when the mouse is over it Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Name Name identifies the component Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
Opacity Opacity denotes the appearance of a control in terms of its interaction with its background Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
OutputText OutputText is all of the text in the multi-line edit box
Owner Owner owns this component Inherited from Object (PRIM_OBJT)
Parent Reference to the control in which this control is visually positioned Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Popup Popup allows a PopupPanel instance to be used instead of the typical right click popup menu Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
PopupMenu Reference to a PopupMenu to be shown on a right click Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
PrompterImage PrompterImage sets the image for the prompt button
PrompterPosition PrompterPosition sets the position of the prompt
PrompterTabStop Controls whether using tab will set focus to the prompter button
ReadOnly Determines whether the multi-line edit will accept keyboard entry
Rotation Rotation allows a control to rotate a number of degrees about a given origin Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
RotationOriginLeft RotationOriginLeft defines the left coordinate of an imaginary point around which a control will rotate Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
RotationOriginTop RotationOriginTop defines the top coordinate of an imaginary point around which a control will rotate Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScaleHeight ScaleHeight is the percentage of the height to use in the visual appearance of a control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScaleOriginLeft ScaleOriginLeft defines the left coordinate of an imaginary point from which a control will scale Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScaleOriginTop ScaleOriginTop defines the top coordinate of an imaginary point from which a control will scale Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScaleWidth ScaleWidth is the percentage of the width to use in the visual appearance of a control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScreenLeft ScreenLeft sets the distance from the left of the screen Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScreenTop ScreenTop sets the distance from the top of the screen Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScrollLeft Left position of a horizontally scrolled child control relative to its parent control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScrollTop Top position of a vertically scrolled child control relative to its parent control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ShowError ShowError sets the error state on/off Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
ShowPrompter Show or hide the prompter
SkewLeft SkewLeft defines the angle at which to skew the control horizontally Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
SkewOriginLeft SkewOriginLeft defines the left coordinate of an imaginary point from which a control will skew Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
SkewOriginTop SkewOriginTop defines the top coordinate of an imaginary point from which a control will skew Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
SkewTop SkewTop defines the angle at which to skew the control vertically Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Style Style defines the style to be applied to a control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Styles Collection of styles to be applied to the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
TabPosition TabPosition sets the order of focus when the Tab key is used Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
TabStop Set to false to stop focus being given to the control via the Tab key Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Text Text contains the formatted data currently showing in the edit area
ThemeDrawStyle Name of the Theme DrawStyle to be applied to the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Top Position of the control relative to the top boundary of its parent Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
TouchMove Determines how the control will respond to touch move processing Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
TouchRotate Determines how the control will respond to touch rotation Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
TouchScale Determines how the control will respond to touch scaling Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
TouchSize Determines whether a control can be resized Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
VerticalScroll Show the vertical scroll bar
Visible Show or hide the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
VisualStyle VisualStyle sets the appearance Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
VisualStyleEdit VisualStyleEdit sets the appearance of the edit portion of a control
VisualStyleOfParent Adopt the Visual style from the parent control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Width Width of the component in pixels Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)

Events

Name Description
AnimationEnded Fired when an animation is ended Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Cancelled
Changed Changed is a change in the component Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
CreateInstance CreateInstance is signalled when an instance of a component is created Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
DestroyInstance DestroyInstance is signalled when an instance of a component is about to be destroyed Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
DragDrop Fired on mouse up to signify the end of a drag process Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
PosX, PosY, Source, Payload, AggregatedSource, Origin, Handled, DragResult
DragOver Fired during the drag and drop process when the cursor moves over the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
PosX, PosY, Source, Payload, DragState, AcceptDrop, DragCursor, ShowDropHilight, AggregatedSource, Origin, Handled
EndDrag Fired when the drag and drop process has completed Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Source, Payload, DragResult, AggregatedSource, Origin, Handled
GotFocus Fired when the control receives the focus Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Initialize Fired after a component has been realized for the first time Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
LostFocus LostFocus happens when a component is no longer active Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
MouseEnter The mouse has entered the bounds of the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
MouseHover The mouse has hovered over the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Origin, Handled
MouseLeave The mouse has left the bounds of the control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
PrompterAccept Fired when a value is selected in a prompter
Form, ApplyValue, FocusAction, ReshowPrompter
PrompterActivate Fired when the prompter image is clicked
Form, Continue
PrompterDeactivate Fired when the prompter is closed
Form
StartDrag Fired when the user starts a drag and drop process Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Source, Payload, Continue, DragList, AggregatedSource, Origin, Handled
TouchChange Fired repeatedly between the TouchStart and TouchEnd boundaries to provide details of the touch events Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
MoveLeft, MoveTop, ScaleWidth, ScaleHeight, Rotation, Continue
TouchEnd Fired when the user stops touching the screen Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
TouchStart Fired when the user first makes physical contact with the screen Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Origin, TouchMove, TouchRotate, TouchScale, TouchSize

Methods

Name Description
ApplyMonitoredValue Apply a monitored value to the subject Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
MonitorSubject
Copy Copy copies text to the clipboard
Cut Cut deletes text and puts it on the clipboard
FadeIn Animate from invisible to visible Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Duration, Delay
FadeOut Animate from visible to invisible Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Duration, Delay, Visible
Find Find finds a string
GetValue Get the current component value Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
Result
MoveFrom Move a control from the specified position to the current position Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Left, Top, Duration, Delay
MoveTo Animate a move from the specified number of pixels Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Left, Top, Duration, Delay
Paste Paste pastes the contents of the clipboard
Print Print method sends the text to a printer
Realize Creates the visual portion of dynamically created controls Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Redo Redo reapplies an action that was undone
Replace Replace finds and replaces a string
Scale Animate a change of scale Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
ScaleWidth, ScaleHeight, Duration, Delay
SelectAll SelectAll selects all text
SetFocus Sets the control to be the focus control Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
SetValue Set the value of the component Inherited from Elemental Visual Part (PRIM_EVP)
Result, Value
ShowMessages LANSA Internal Use Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
SizeTo Changes and animates control size changing Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
Width, Height, Duration, Delay
Undo Undo method reverses the last action
Unrealize Destroys the visual portion of dynamically created controls Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)
UpdateDisplay UpdateDisplay updates the display immediately Inherited from Control (PRIM_CTRL)

See also

All Component Classes

Technical Reference

LANSA Version 15, April 2020