TabStop[ ] – PB Docs 126

TabStop[ ] property for PowerScript controls


MultiLineEdit, EditMask, ListBox, PictureListBox controls


The TabStop property array allows you to specify a repeating
tab stop or tab stops at arbitrary positions. The tab stops are
indicated by character positions.

If you specify one value, the tab stops are equally spaced
using that value. If more than one tab stop is specified, tab stops
are located in the character positions entered. The default is tab
stops every 8 character positions.


In a painter

proc.png To specify tab stops:

  1. Enter the character positions for each
    tab stop desired in the TabStop field on the General page of the
    control’s Properties view.

In scripts

The TabStop[ ] property is a signed integer
array containing the positions of the tab stops. The tab stops are
in character positions.

The following lines define two tab stops at character positions
5 and 15.

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