The Link widget defines a hyperlink that can be used to interact with and navigate to an external location or a location within the application. The widget is rendered as a hyperlink.


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Extends: BaseWidget

Properties

Name Desciption
DisabledThe widget cannot be used.
HiddenHides the widget from the user.
IconA small icon visible next to the link's label.
Icon SizeThe size of the link's icon. The icon will be stretched to fit this size.
LabelText label shown on the widget.
Links toThe view that this link links to. The user will be taken to the view when clicking the link.
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.
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.
Click Event that triggers based on touch or click.
event The event that triggered the handler.
DblClick Event that triggers based on double click.
event The event that triggered the handler.
Focus Event when indicating/ highlighting widget using the cursor.

Function

setLabel ( label: String )

Sets the text displayed by the widget.

Parameters
Name Type Description
label String The new text.

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.