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Need to resize a form where Borderstyle = bsNone

Posted on 2006-11-01
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Hi there,

Can anyone tell me how I can resize a form when the BorderStyle = bsNone ?

Thanks!

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by:sun4sunday
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It is possible control it through the code
eg: place under on click event of a button to test

  BorderStyle := bsNone;
  Form1.Width := 300;
  Form1.Height := 300;

When the   BorderStyle := bsNone then the form will not have any borders and has to controll through some actions

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by:PAG_Promax
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Hi sun4sunday,

I'm not sure what you mean?  I need to be able to resize the form just like you can when the BorderStyle := bsSingle.  I need to grab it at runtime and move it around.

Cheers,

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by:calinutz
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>> I need to grab it at runtime and move it around.<< This means moving the form ... not resizing...

For moving the form without using the captionbar place this in the form onmousedown event:

procedure TForm1.FormMouseDown(Sender: TObject; Button: TMouseButton;
  Shift: TShiftState; X, Y: Integer);
begin
ReleaseCapture;
Perform(WM_SYSCOMMAND, SC_MOVE + 1, 0);
end;
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Mihai Stancescu earned 100 total points
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You can try this:

procedure TForm1.CreateParams(var Params: TCreateParams) ;
begin
  BorderStyle := bsNone;

  inherited;

  Params.ExStyle := Params.ExStyle or WS_EX_STATICEDGE;
  Params.Style := Params.Style or WS_SIZEBOX;
end;

Regards,
Mishu
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by:PAG_Promax
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Thanks guys, I don't have a problem with moving the form.  That functionality works fine.  Resizing is what Im talking about.

Will try Mishu's suggestion now.

Cheers,

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by:PAG_Promax
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Thanks for that, Mishu!  That worked fine.

Cheers,

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