The SelectionFormField objet represents a combobox or a drop-down list on a form. It can be initially empty and it can have a horizontal extension, when it is empty. Depending on whether it is editable, the SelectionFormField is either a combobox or a drop-down list.

Syntax

SelectionFormField

Introduced: X18.

Methods

Method Description
getBounds Gets the bounding rectangle of a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
getContainsInputPosition Returns true, if the Textfield contains the current text input position.
(Inherited from TextField)
getDeleteable Gets whether a text field can be deleted by the end-user while a TX Text Control document is being edited.
(Inherited from TextField)
getDoubledInputPosition Sets whether a text field has a doubled input position in front of its first character and behind its last character.
(Inherited from TextField)
getEditable Gets whether the text of a text field can be changed by the end-user while a TX Text Control document is being edited.
(Inherited from TextField)
getEmptyWidth Gets the horizontal extension, in twips, of the selection formfield, when it is empty.
getFormattingBounds Gets the formatting rectangle of a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
getHighlightColor Gets the highlight color for the text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
getHighlightMode Gets a value indicating when the text field is highlighted.
(Inherited from TextField)
getID Gets an identifier for a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
getIsDropDownArrowVisible Gets a value indicating whether a dropdown arrow is shown so that the user can select an item.
getIsSpellCheckingEnabled Gets whether a text field's text is checked on misspelled words.
(Inherited from TextField)
getItems Gets a list of items for the SelectionFormField.
getLength Gets the number of characters in a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
getName Relates a user-defined name to a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
getSelectedIndex Gets the index of the selected item of the SelectionFormField.
getStart Gets the first character position (one-based) of a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
getText Gets the text which is contained within a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
scrollTo Sets the current input position to the beginning of a text field and scrolls it into the visible part of the document.
(Inherited from TextField)
setDeleteable Sets whether a text field can be deleted by the end-user while a TX Text Control document is being edited.
(Inherited from TextField)
setDoubledInputPosition Gets whether a text field has a doubled input position in front of its first character and behind its last character.
(Inherited from TextField)
setEditable Sets whether the text of a text field can be changed by the end-user while a TX Text Control document is being edited.
(Inherited from TextField)
setEmptyWidth Sets the horizontal extension, in twips, of the selection formfield, when it is empty.
setHighlightColor Sets the highlight color for the text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
setHighlightMode Sets a value indicating when the text field is highlighted.
(Inherited from TextField)
setID Sets an identifier for the text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
setIsDropDownArrowVisible Sets a value indicating whether a dropdown arrow is shown so that the user can select an item.
setIsSpellCheckingEnabled Gets whether a text field's text is checked on misspelled words.
(Inherited from TextField)
setItems Sets a list of items for the SelectionFormField.
setName Sets the name of a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)
setSelectedIndex Sets the index of the selected item of the SelectionFormField.
setText Sets the text which is contained within a text field.
(Inherited from TextField)