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Measurement Text Box

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Measurement Text Box

The Measurement Text Box displays a box in which numeric values can be entered with the ability to select which units the value is displayed in.

Changing the display units once a value has been entered will recalculate the displayed value based on the conversion between the units.

When the form control is applied the name entered will display as the caption for the form control. This can be changed by selecting the Caption property.

Appearance PropertiesBehavior Properties
Background ColorDecimal Places
CaptionDisplay Units
Caption ColorDisplay Value
Caption FontEnabled
Caption Horizontal AlignmentError Result
Text ColorMinimum
Text Horizontal AlignmentNative Units
Unit ColorTab Index
Unit FontVisible
General PropertiesLayout Properties
(Metadata)Caption Width
Tooltip DurationTop
Tooltip TextWidth

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Measurement Text Box

The Measurement Text Box control accepts numeric values and gives a choice of units, automatically converting the values.

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DriveWorks Tech Tips Portal is available to DriveWorks Pro customers with an active subscription and support contract.

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  1. Go to https://my.driveworks.co.uk/learn/tech-tips/
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The portal provides a search facility, start typing the name of the Tech Tip (as indicated above) to display the Tip you require.

A user form control that accepts numeric values and gives a choice of units for the value entered. Automatic conversion between units is supported and mathematical expressions can be used in the control.