text.rotation property

[The Windows Gadget Platform/Sidebar is available for use in the operating systems specified in the Requirements section. It may be altered or unavailable in subsequent versions. ]

Gets or sets the degree of rotation applied to the g:text element.

This property is read/write.

Syntax


rotation = text.rotation
text.rotation = rotation


Property value

A Floating-point that specifies or receives the degree of rotation. Positive values indicate clockwise rotation and negative values indicate counter-clockwise rotation.

(0)

Default. No rotation applied. The target element is not modified.

Examples

The following example demonstrates how to rotate the g:text element from a gadget script file.


\\ imgBackground is the value of the 'id' attribute for the g:background element.
var txtRotation = imgBackground.addTextObject("test", "Verdana", 25, "Red", intX, intY);
txtRotation.rotation = 90.0;

Requirements

Minimum supported client

Windows Vista [desktop apps only]

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2008 [desktop apps only]

End of client support

Windows 7

End of server support

Windows Server 2008

IDL

Sidebar.idl

DLL

Sidebar.Exe (version 1.00 or later)

See also

Reference
background
image
text

 

 

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