VisualStyle::Style Class

Description

A list of Style Class properties and methods.

Properties

FontVisualStyle::Font

Font definition for visual style

FillVisualStyle::Fill

Fill definition for style

BorderVisualStyle::Border

Border definition for style

ShadowVisualStyle::Shadow

Shadow definition for style

PaddingVisualStyle::Edge

Padding (around a cell) for style.

MarginVisualStyle::Edge

Margin (inside a cell) for style.

AlignmentVisualStyle::Alignment

Text Alignment for style.

VisualStyle::Alignment Class
VisualStyle::Image

Background image for style.

CursorCharacter

Cursor name for style.

page_breakCharacter

Page break for element.

encodingCharacter

Encoding of the text content.

format_expressionCharacter

Formatting expression for the content.

resizingCharacter

Print time sizing (i.e. grow/shrink).

HintsCharacter

Internal hints attribute.

Methods

BackgroundGenerate Method

Returns the shape of an object layer=0 means all, 1=fill 2=border.

ClearStyle Method

Clears style elements (i.e. font,fill,border,alignment).

Combine Method

Combine feature of a base style into this style.

CombineStyles Method

Combine two styles with options (options are t,l,b,r for top/left/bottom/right - to pick which borders to define for style2).

CopyAttribute Method

Copy an attribute from styleOther to styleOriginal.

CSSColor Method

Convert an alpha style color into an HTML color.

CSSInline Method

Convert visual inline fill properties to CSS.

DefinesMore Method

Returns true if baseStyle defines properties not in current style.

DynamicEvaluate Method

If any dynamic fields exist for the style, they are evaluated - optional evalContext same as argument for eval() function.

DynamicStyleTemplate Method

Create a template or expression for style that includes dynamic elements.

DynamicStyleTemplateGenerate Method

Generate an expression for a style with dynamic properties.

EnumerateFields Method

Enumerate fields that are contained.

FromCSS Method

Populate a visual style from a CSS definition (uses HTML attributes & format wherever possible).

FromString Method

Convert visual style string to an visual style definition.

GenerateCssStyle Method

Generate the CSS style for the font, options - pick which elements to convert.

GetField Method

Get field by name (allows non-standard fields).

GetFillStyle Method

Returns the fill style.

GetFontColor Method

Returns the font color.

GetFontDescriptor Method

Returns the font descriptor (i.e. ascii font name).

HasAlignment Method

Returns true if style has alignment defined.

HasBackground Method

Returns true if style has a Fill or border Which is not empty.

HasField Method

Return true if there is a field that matches the pattern (smatch).

HasFill Method

Returns true if style has a fill style.

HasFont Method

Returns true if style has a font definition.

HasFontColor Method

Returns true if style has a font color.

HasFontModifier Method

Returns true if style has a font modifier (size,bold,italic,underline or strikeout).

HasImage Method

Returns true if style has a image style.

HasLine Method

Returns true if style has a line style.

HasRoundedCorners Method

Returns true if style has rounded or beveled corners.

IsDefault Method

Default style - returned for 'undefined' styles.

IsShrinkable Method

resizable is set to shrink - property for print-time resize of elements.

QuickdrawGenerate Method

Given a style, generate quickdraw for font, color, brush and line style (the caller must generate the appropriate quickdraw for the border shape).

SetAndConvertBorders Method

Set borders (optimizes for styles on defined borders being the same).

SetBorders Method

Set borders (optimizes for styles on defined borders being the same).

SetDeclaration Method

Set field by name (allows non-standard fields).

ToCSS Method

Output the visual style string to a css style sheet.

ToRestStyle Method

Emit style - to rest output.

ToString Method

Output the visual style string that represents the visual style definition.