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3 way splitter for SDI (with split on left side not right)

Posted on 1998-01-15
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I would like to create a 3 way splitter window
configuration in the client window of an SDI application
as shown.

 |View 1 |        |
 |-------| View 2 |
 |View 3 |        |


I can get the opposite configuration to work correctly

 |      |View 1 |        
 |View 2|-------|  
 |      |View 3 |      


but when I try to create the configuration I want I get
an ASSERT error. Can you show me the code needed
to create the splitter the way I want ?

pcj

jerzak@rtp.ericsson.se

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WBerthin earned 400 total points
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Hi jerzak:

If I understand you question correctly then the answer is
that you need code like this in your OnCreateClient
override:

BOOL CMainFrame::OnCreateClient(
     LPCREATESTRUCT lpcs, CCreateContext* pContext)
{
      // Create a static splitter with 1 row, 2 columns
      if( !m_RightSplitter.CreateStatic(
            this,      // CWnd* pParentWnd
            1,      // int nRows
            2,      // int nColumns
            WS_CHILD | WS_VISIBLE,            // DWORD dwStyle
            AFX_IDW_PANE_FIRST ) )            // UINT nID      
            return FALSE;

      // Add the second splitter frame in column 1
      // which is a nested splitter with 2 columns
      if( !m_LeftSplitter.CreateStatic(
            &m_RightSplitter,      // CWnd* pParentWnd
                     // our parent window is the first splitter
            1,      // int nRows
            2,      // int nColumns
            WS_CHILD | WS_VISIBLE ,      // DWORD dwStyle
            m_RightSplitter.IdFromRowCol(0, 0) ) )
                  // UINT nID - the new splitter is in the 1st
                  // row and 1st column of the first splitter
            return FALSE;

        //Add the view to the right pane
      if( !m_RightSplitter.CreateView(
            0,       // int nRow
            1,      // int nColumn
            RUNTIME_CLASS(CViewRight),
                         // CRuntimeClass* pViewClass
            CSize( 0 , 0 ),       // Size sizeInit
            pContext) )   // CCreateContext* pContext
            return FALSE;

        //Add the view to the left pane
      if( !m_LeftSplitter.CreateView(
            0,      // int nRow
            0,      // int nColumn
            RUNTIME_CLASS(CViewLeft),
                      // CRuntimeClass* pViewClass
            CSize( m_nLeftWidth , 0 ),// CSize sizeInit
            pContext ) )      / CCreateContext* pContext
            return FALSE;

      // Add the view in the center pane
      if( !m_LeftSplitter.CreateView(
            0,      // int nRow
            1,      // int nColumn
            RUNTIME_CLASS(CViewCenter),
                       // CRuntimeClass* pViewClass
            CSize( 0 , 0 ),      // CSize sizeInit
            pContext) )      // CCreateContext* pContext
            return FALSE;

      // Set the width of the center pane
      m_LeftSplitter.SetColumnInfo(0, m_nCenterWidth,      0);

        // The width of the right pane defaults to the
        // remaining screen width after you set
        // m_nLeftWidth and m_nCenterWidth

      return TRUE;
}

I hope that helps.

By the way, what difference does it make which way you
split off the third pane?

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