Reports - Layout Table Reports - Absolute Layout
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Layout Table Reports - Absolute Layout.xml
Layout Table Reports now support absolute positioning of fields. This feature is similar to the absolute positioning of controls in a UX component using an AbsoluteLayout container.
Absolute Layout Container
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Containers/Container/AbsoluteLayout/index.xml
Container for explicitly positioning controls.
Absolute Layout Container - Create PDF
/pages/Ref/Action Javascript/Absolute Layout Container - Create PDF.xml
Create a PDF file from the contents of an Absolute Layout container.
Using Absolute Layout Containers in Responsive Design
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Containers/Container/AbsoluteLayout/Using Absolute Layout Containers in Responsive Design.xml
For mobile applications it can be useful to have an absolute layout container that has one layout when held vertically, in "portrait" mode, and another design when held horizontally, in "landscape" mode.
Using Customized Radio Buttons in an Absolute Layout Container
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Containers/Container/AbsoluteLayout/Using Customized Radio Buttons in an Absolute Layout Container.xml
Radio-buttons can be used when there is a need to limit the users of an application to selecting one choice from a number of options. When using radio-buttons inside an absolute layout container, the button choices displayed inside to radio-button control can be customized to appear as individual checkboxes.
Adding and Aligning Controls in an Absolute Layout Container
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Containers/Container/AbsoluteLayout/Adding and Aligning Controls in an Absolute Layout Container.xml
The Absolute Layout Container allows you to use a 'what you see is what you get' type editor when adding and arranging controls inside a component.
Using Background Images in an Absolute Layout Container
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Containers/Container/AbsoluteLayout/Using Background Images in an Absolute Layout Container.xml
Using the absolute layout container in conjunction with images presents some powerful options for structuring the user interface of an application.
Relative Addresses
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Relative Addresses.xml
Some examples and descriptions of relative addresses.
FILENAME_ABSOLUTE Function
/pages/Ref/Api/Functions/System/Filename Functions/FILENAME_ABSOLUTE Function.xml
Converts a relative filename into an absolute filename. If reference_path is blank, assume current database path.
Suppress labels when in AbsoluteLayout container
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Props/Data/RadioButton Properties/Suppress labels when in AbsoluteLayout container.xml
If this control is inside an AbsoluteLayout container, should the labels for each Radiobutton control be suppressed? You might want to do this if you are using a bitmap background for the AbsoluteLayout container and the bitmap has labels on it.