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Usercontrol autoalign

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I have created a usercontrol and would like to align it to the left,right,bottom of a form and not to the top.
 how can i do this ?


setting the alignable property to true works but for the top as well this is not what i want


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by:ivanc
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Rymen
One suggestion is that write the code in the Resize event of your form

cntrl.Top = FrmEdit.ScaleHeight - cntrl.height
cntrl.Left = FrmEdit.ScaleWidth - cntrl.width

Hope this helps
Ivanc

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by:AndrewDev
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Use this add in

Control Aligner IDE Add-in
http://www.freevbcode.com/ShowCode.Asp?ID=2258

Regards
Andrew
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by:RYMENHOUT
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I DONT THINK YOU UNDERSTOOD

WHEN I SET ALINGABLE IN PROPERTIES OF A USERCONTROL
THIS ALLOWS ME, ONCE I HAVE PLACED THE CONTROL ON A FORM, TO ALIGN MY CONTROL EITHER TO THE LEFT, TOP, RIGHT OR BOTTOM OF MY FORM VIA THE PROPERTY ALIGN OF THE USERCONTROL.

THIS IS FINE BUT I DO NOT WANT THE USER TO BE ABLE TO ALIGN THE CONTROL TO THE TOP.

HOPE THIS IS MORE CLEAR


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So you want to disable the align-to-top function?

Create a new enumeration that excludes that option, and apply it to the property for the align function.
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