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  • Overview of the Splitter control
  • Creating a Splitter control
  • Managing the splitter
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Overview of the Splitter control
The Splitter control is used to divide a window into several distinct areas. These areas can be resized by the user at runtime.
Creating a Splitter control
To create a Splitter control:
  1. On the "Creation" tab, in the "Adjust" group, click "Splitter".
  2. Click at the desired location to create the control.
    Remark: The Ctrl key is used to automatically modify the orientation of the splitter.
  3. The wizard for splitter creation starts.
  4. Specify the orientation of the control and enter the name of the control.
  5. Finish the wizard.
To view the characteristics of the control, select "Description" in the context menu.

Managing the splitter

The different areas of the window are delimited:
  • by one of the window sides.
  • by a splitter.
  • A control displayed in an area is anchored in relation to this area and not to the window.
  • A Splitter control:
    • can be horizontal or vertical.
    • cannot be associated with an item.
Related Examples:
The Splitter control Unit examples (WINDEV): The Splitter control
[ + ] Using the Splitter control.
The Splitter control allows the user to increase or reduce some window areas according to the existing anchors.
Minimum version required
  • Version 9
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Last update: 09/18/2023

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