Browser widget and loading animation

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Browser widget and loading animation

Post by [-hh] » Sat Dec 01, 2018 12:26 am

This is the answer to a post in the use-list: ... 51777.html

The following works tested here on desktop, should work everywhere where the browser widget works.

1. Overlay browser widget "browser" with a browser widget "loader" (that displays a loading animation).
2. Load the slow loading URL into widget "browser".
3. Hide widget "loader" by browserDocumentLoadComplete of widget "browser".

See in detail the attached stack.
Note. If you have one instance of a browser widget then more instances (as here "loader") do NOT increase the size of your stack/standalone (except the image used).
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