Xbasic

{XMARGIN}

Syntax

{XMARGIN= Left, Right }

Arguments

Left

Numeric. The number of characters to use as the left margin of the Xdialog.

Right

Numeric. The number of characters to use as the right margin of the Xdialog.

Description

The {XMARGIN} command sets the left and right margins of the Xdialog. Unless otherwise specified, the measurement is in terms of the default font, which is Arial 8 point.

Example 

For example, the following script adds a margin of 2 rows on the top and bottom, 2 columns on the left, and 4 columns on the right of the dialog:

result=ui_dlg_box("Title",<<%dlg%
{ymargin=2,2}
{xmargin=2,4}
{ysize=2}
First name:| [.32firstname];
Last name:| [.32lastname];
Address 1:| [.32address1];
Address 2:| [.32address2];
City:| [.32City];
State:| [State];
Zip:| [Zip];
{lf};

%dlg%)
images/xdialog_margins.gif

Limitations

Desktop applications only

See Also