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Posted on 2011-09-27
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Hi,
Can someone translate this for me, the most easiest way.
Because I am terrible in math:

        private void SizeLastColumn(ListView lv)
        {
            int x = lvNotes.Width / 15 == 0 ? 1 : lvNotes.Width / 15;
            lvNotes.Columns[0].Width = x * 2;
            lvNotes.Columns[1].Width = x;
            lvNotes.Columns[2].Width = x * 2;
        }

Peter
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by:Eyal
ID: 36708492
put in x 1 if listview width divided to 15 is zero otherwise put the devision result
resize the columns:
0 -> x by 2
1 -> x
2 -> x by 2
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by:Bill Nolan
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Column 1 will be width 'x', which is 1 unit wide for every 15 of lvNotes.Width, minimum of 1.
Column 0 & 2 will be twice the width of column 1.
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by:peterkiers
ID: 36708520
What the purpose of the ?-sign. What does that mean?

P.
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Eyal earned 200 total points
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its a method to write if else in one row

same as writing...
if(lvNotes.Width / 15 == 0)
{
x=1;
}
else
{
x=lvNotes.Width / 15;
}
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by:peterkiers
ID: 36708555
Oke only thing i don't get is the function of the ? sign.
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by:jagrut_patel
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ID: 36708561
?: is like if..else condition

(condition)?(value if condition is true): (value if condition is false);
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by:peterkiers
ID: 36708571
Thanks for the information.

Peter Kiers
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