DecSoft App Builder

Comment description

The Comment is a designer only control that allows to place some quick note or comment that can be useful while develop our app. We can have any number of Comment controls in the app views, app dialogs and app frames designers.

Comment at designtime

The Comment control put at your disposition the below designtime properties or variables. Designtime means here that these properties are only available in designtime and not in runtime.

Comment designtime properties

Comment Name property

Designtime. String variable. The Name control property stores the name of the Comment control as you set in designtime. The Name property value must be unique for the same app view, dialog or frame, that is, it's possible to have more than one "http1" in the app, if that controls resides in different app views, dialogs or frames. Note that you must consider this variable as read only: change the name of a control in runtime can cause unexpected results.

Comment Top property

Designtime. Integer variable. The Top property stores the top position of the control in pixels. This value is only take in consideration at designtime, since this is a designer only control, which do not appear in the screen at runtime.

Comment Left property

Designtime. Integer variable. The Left property stores the left position of the control in pixels. This value is only take in consideration at designtime, since this is a designer only control, which do not appear in the screen at runtime.

Comment Width property

Designtime. Integer variable. The Width property stores the width of the control in pixels. This value is only take in consideration at designtime, since this is a designer only control, which do not appear in the screen at runtime.

Comment Height property

Designtime. Integer variable. The Height property stores the height of the control in pixels. This value is only take in consideration at designtime, since this is a designer only control, which do not appear in the screen at runtime.

Comment Locked property

Designtime. Boolean variable. The Locked property determines if the control can be moved or resized in app view designer or not. This value is only take in consideration at designtime, since this is a designer only control, which do not appear in the screen at runtime.

Comment Comment property

Designtime. Boolean variable. The Comment property stores the comment text, which can be a multiline text.

Comment Background property

Designtime. String variable. The Background property stores an HTML color to be applied to the control background.

Comment Foreground property

Designtime. String variable. The Foreground property stores an HTML color to be applied to the control foreground.

Comment Kind property

Designtime. String variable. The Kind property can be one of the available "kind" values and can be used to automatically change the Background and Foreground colors accordingly to the selected "kind".