Undocumented Option For @Dialogbox

Here's my first R5 gem.....

There is an undocumented option for @DialogBox called [SizeToTable] that
works like the [AutoHorzFit] and [AutoVertFit] options in layout regions
BUT shrinks the dialogbox down to the size of the table on the form or

For it to work you need the formula to look like this:

@DialogBox ("FormName" ; [AutoHorzFit]:[AutoVertFit]:[SizeToTable] ;

Malcolm MacLeod
Knowledge Impact Consulting Inc.
phone: 416-562-6367

This was first published in November 2000

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