The DropDown button widget can be used to select one unique value from a set of values. It usually contains some sort of navigation, be it a bare list of links, or more complex elements.


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Extends: BaseWidget

Properties

Name Desciption
Button StyleVisual design of the button.
colorSets color of a button.
DisabledThe widget cannot be used.
HiddenHides the widget from the user.
IconA small icon visible next to the button label.
LabelText label shown on the widget.
showOnClickAvailable action options will appear on click (otherwise options will appear on hover).
sizeChoose the size for a button from available options.
Tab IndexThe Tab Index is an integer that tells the order of the widget when using the tab-key to move from one widget to another.

Style

Name Desciption
Background-colorChange background color of the widget.
Border colorAdd the color for the border.
Border radiusAdd curves to the borders of the widget.
Border widthDefine the border width in pixels for the widget.
Button hover colorThe background color of the button when one hovers over it.
ColorColor of the text inside the widgets. May not apply to all text inside all widgets.
Font SizeSet the font size in pixels for text.
Text-alignmentSet left, centered or right. Applies both to icon and text.

Events

Name Description Event Attribute
Blur Event when a widget goes out of focus.
event The event that gets triggered when the user "leaves" an element.
Click Event that triggers based on touch or click.
event Object containing the record (event.action) in the row that was clicked.
DblClick Event that triggers based on double click
event The event that triggered the handler.
Focus Event when indicating/ highlighting widget using the cursor.
event Focus is the event that gets triggered when a user makes an element come into focus, by clicking on it.

Function

blur ( )

Triggers the blur event.

focus ( )

Triggers the focus event.

get ( name: String ) { Object }

Gets the value of the specified property.

Parameters
Name Type Description
name String The name of the property.
Returns

The property's value.

getId ( ) { ID }

Returns the ID of the widget.

Returns

The ID of the widget

getValue ( ) { Object }

Returns the widget's value.

Returns

The widget's value.

hide ( )

Hides the widget.

isEnabled ( ) { Boolean }

Returns true if the widget is enabled.

Returns

True if enabled, otherwise false.

isHidden ( ) { Boolean }

Returns true if the widget is hidden.

Returns

True if hidden, otherwise false.

set ( name: String , value: Object )

Sets the value of the specified property.

Parameters
Name Type Description
name String The name of the property.
value Object The new value.

setEnabled ( Enabled: Boolean )

Enables/disables the widget.

Parameters
Name Type Description
Enabled Boolean True to enable the widget, false to disable.

setStyle ( Object: Object )

Set the widget-style

Parameters
Name Type Description
Object Object properties

setValue ( value: Object )

Sets the widget's value.

Parameters
Name Type Description
value Object The new value.

show ( )

Shows the widget.