BBjWindow::addStatusBar

Description

Adds a status bar on the BBjWindow.

Syntax

Return Value

Method

BBjStatusBar

addStatusBar(int ID)

BBjStatusBar

addStatusBar(int ID, string flags)

BBjStatusBar

addStatusBar(int ID, string title, string flags)

Parameters

Variable

Description

ID

Control ID number. It must be an integer between 1 and 32767 and be unique within a given top-level window.

title

Status bar text.

flags

Control flags, as follows:

 

Flag

$0001$ 

$0010$

$0020$

$2000$

$4000$ 

$8000$ 

Description

Sets the control to be initially disabled.

Sets the control to be initially invisible.

Displays the status bar on top of the window.

Left justifies status bar text.

Centers status bar text.

Right justifies status bar text.

Return Value

Returns the created BBjStatusBar object.

Remarks

None.

Example

REM Add a status bar control to a window

REM Obtain the instance of the BBjAPI object
LET myAPI!=BBjAPI()

REM Open the SysGui device
SYSGUI=UNT
OPEN (SYSGUI) "X0"

REM Obtain the instance of the BBjSysGui object
LET mySysGui!=myAPI!.getSysGui()

REM Set addWindow param values
X=10
Y=10
WIDTH=200
HEIGHT=200
TITLE$="BBj Window"

REM Set the current context
mySysGui!.setContext(0)

REM Create a window
myWindow! = mySysGui!.addWindow(X,Y,WIDTH,HEIGHT,TITLE$)

REM Add a status bar on the window
myStatusBar! = myWindow!.addStatusBar(1,$0020$)

REM Set the text of the status bar
myStatusBar!.setTextAt(0, "This is a status bar at the top of the window")

REM Register the CALLBACK routines
CALLBACK(ON_CLOSE,APP_CLOSE,mySysGui!.getContext())

REM Process Events
PROCESS_EVENTS

REM Callback routine called when the user closes the application window
APP_CLOSE:
RELEASE
RETURN

See Also

BBjAPI

BBjSysGui

BBjControl

BBjWindow

'STATBAR' Mnemonic

See the BBj Object Diagram for an illustration of the relationship between BBj Objects.