The Property Sheet - Editor dialog allows you to modify the editor properties. You can select Character or LongChar as a data type for an editor.
This dialog includes the following options:
|Object||Enter a new name for the editor or accept the default.|
|Define As||Select a data type for the editor from the list. You can select
either Character or LongChar.
You must make an editor LongChar to display a large character object (CLOB).
Note: When you select LongChar, the Large option in the Other Settings section is selected, and will be disabled to modify.
|Maximum Characters||Enter a value to specify the maximum number of characters that can be contained in the editor.|
|Tooltip||Enter text for tool tip help.|
|Help||Enter a Help Identifier associated with this field. This field is used only in .HLP help files to support What's This? context-sensitive help.|
|Widget ID||Enter a widget ID for the editor.|
|Column||Enter a window column value (in character units) where you want
to place the editor upper left or right corner.
This depends upon the position setting. For example, if Left-Align is chosen, the value in Column refers to the radio set upper left corner.
|Row||Enter a window row value (in character units) where you want to
place the editor upper left or right corner.
This depends upon the position setting. For example, if Left-Align is chosen, the value in Row refers to the radio set upper left corner.
|Width||Enter a value (in character units) to specify the width of the editor.|
|Height||Enter a value (in character units) to specify the height of the editor.|
|Left-Align||Select this option to position the editor left edge along the column position specified.|
|Right-Align||Select this option to position the editor right edge along the column position specified.|
|Other Settings||This section allows you to select run-time attributes and other ABL related options or accept the defaults.|
|Color||Displays the Choose Color dialog which allows you to change editor background and foreground colors.|
|Font||Displays the Choose Font dialog which allows you to change the editor font.|
|Popup Menu||Displays the Property Sheet - Popup Menu dialog which allows you to create a pop-up menu for the editor.|
|Translation Attributes||Displays the String Attributes dialog which allows you to enter translation attributes for editor help.|
|Database Field||Displays the Field Selector dialog which allows you to connect a database field to the editor.|
|Advanced||Displays the Advanced Properties dialog which allows you to edit more attributes for the editor.|
For more information, see Property Sheet dialogs