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  • Overview
  • Creating a non-maximized window
  • Characteristics of non-maximized windows
  • Window size
  • Opening a non-maximized window
  • Clipped window
  • Note
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Overview
A non-maximized window can occupy a section of the screen only. Most of the time, the non-maximized windows are used to display information messages.
Versions 21 and later
iPhone/iPad The non-maximized windows are now available on iPhone.
iPhone/iPad You now have the ability to clip a non-maximized window (non-rectangular window).
New in version 21
iPhone/iPad The non-maximized windows are now available on iPhone.
iPhone/iPad You now have the ability to clip a non-maximized window (non-rectangular window).
iPhone/iPad The non-maximized windows are now available on iPhone.
iPhone/iPad You now have the ability to clip a non-maximized window (non-rectangular window).
Creating a non-maximized window
To create a non-maximized window:
  1. Click among the quick access buttons.
    • Click "Window" in the wheel that is displayed. The window for creating a new element is displayed: click "Window" then "Window".
    • The wizard for window creation starts.
    • Select "Blank for iPad" in the wizard and validate.Select "Blank for iPad" or "Blank for iPhone" in the wizard and validate.
  2. The window is created in the editor.
  3. Display the description window ("Description" from the popup menu).
  4. In the "Style" tab, select "Non-maximized window".
    Notes:
    • The "Window with arrow" option is used to create a window with arrow.
    • This type of window is available for iPad only.
  5. Validate.
Characteristics of non-maximized windows

Window size

The size of window when it is opened can be modified in the "Details" tab of the description window.
By default, the window is centered in relation to the screen.
Note: The minimum and maximum heights and widths of the window can be defined in the "Style" tab of the description window ("Min/Max size" button).

Opening a non-maximized window

The opening of a non-maximized window is performed by OpenChild or by OpenMobileWindow.
For example:
OpenMobileWindow(WIN_Non_Max)
Versions 21 and later

Clipped window

A non-maximized window can be clipped (non-rectangular window). To do so, use an image in PNG format.
To clip a non-maximized window:
  • In the "Style" tab of the window description, select the "Transparent" background color.
  • In the "Image" tab of the window description, select:
    • a background image in PNG format,
    • the "According to image" transparency mode.
      Note: The image transparency is supported by the PNG format.
New in version 21

Clipped window

A non-maximized window can be clipped (non-rectangular window). To do so, use an image in PNG format.
To clip a non-maximized window:
  • In the "Style" tab of the window description, select the "Transparent" background color.
  • In the "Image" tab of the window description, select:
    • a background image in PNG format,
    • the "According to image" transparency mode.
      Note: The image transparency is supported by the PNG format.

Clipped window

A non-maximized window can be clipped (non-rectangular window). To do so, use an image in PNG format.
To clip a non-maximized window:
  • In the "Style" tab of the window description, select the "Transparent" background color.
  • In the "Image" tab of the window description, select:
    • a background image in PNG format,
    • the "According to image" transparency mode.
      Note: The image transparency is supported by the PNG format.

Note

The title bar of a non-maximized window is displayed for the Window with arrow windows only.
Minimum required version
  • Version 18
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