Vertical alignment in text fields

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pderocco
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Vertical alignment in text fields

Post by pderocco » Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:24 am

We have left, centered, and right justification, why not top, centered, and bottom for the vertical position? This would be very useful when text fields are resized, since one often wants their contents to be centered in both dimensions.
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Re: Vertical alignment in text fields

Post by Klaus » Tue Sep 18, 2018 11:28 am

Hi Paul,

add a comment here, if you like:
https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=2707


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Re: Vertical alignment in text fields

Post by dunbarx » Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:58 pm

I vote for this as well. It is tedious to use the margin properties of a field to "find", say, the vertical center of a field's text, and this has to be readjusted if one changes the textSize.

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