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BlitzMax Docs -> 3D - Category -> Tabbers -> CreateTabber

CreateTabber:TGadget(x,y,w,h,group:TGadget,style=0)

Returns:

Nothing.

Description:

Create a Tabber gadget.

A Tabber gadget shows a list of tabs above a client area typically used forhandling multiple documents.

Event IDDescription
EVENT_GADGETACTIONA new tab has been selected. Event data should contain the tab index.

See Also: AddGadgetItem, ClearGadgetItems, ModifyGadgetItem, SelectGadgetItem,RemoveGadgetItem and SelectedGadgetItem.

Example:

' createtabber.bmx

Import MaxGui.Drivers

Strict 

Local window:TGadget
Local tabber:TGadget
Local document:TGadget[3]
Local currentdocument:TGadget

' CreateDocument creates a hidden panel that fills entire tabber client area 

Function CreateDocument:TGadget(tabber:TGadget)
	Local	panel:TGadget
	panel=CreatePanel(0,0,ClientWidth(tabber),ClientHeight(tabber),tabber)
	SetGadgetLayout panel,1,1,1,1
	HideGadget panel
	Return panel
End Function

' create a default window with a tabber gadget that fills entire client area

window=CreateWindow("My Window",30,20,400,300)

tabber=CreateTabber(0,0,ClientWidth(window),ClientHeight(window),window)
SetGadgetLayout tabber,1,1,1,1 

' add three items and corresponding document panels to the tabber

AddGadgetItem tabber,"Document 0",False,-1,""
AddGadgetItem tabber,"Document 1",False,-1,"Tabber Tip 1"
AddGadgetItem tabber,"Document 2",False,-1,"tips 4 2"

document[0]=CreateDocument(tabber)
document[1]=CreateDocument(tabber)
document[2]=CreateDocument(tabber)

SetPanelColor document[0],255,200,200
SetPanelColor document[1],200,255,200
SetPanelColor document[2],200,200,255

' our documents start off hidden so make first one current and show

currentdocument=document[0]
ShowGadget currentdocument

' standard message loop with special tabber GADGET_ACTION handling

While WaitEvent()
	Select EventID()
		Case EVENT_GADGETACTION
			If EventSource()=tabber
				HideGadget currentdocument
				currentdocument=document[EventData()]
				ShowGadget currentdocument
			EndIf
		Case EVENT_WINDOWCLOSE
			End
	End Select
Wend 

Comments

Eternal Crisis(Posted 1+ years ago)
This also has the menu event:

EVENT_GADGETMENU | A tab has been right-clicked. Event data contains the tab index.

In latest versions.


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