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Sets the top text in the progress dialog.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
ProgressDialog 2.4 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "ProgressDialog.SetTopText"; text )   More


Parameter Description Example
text The new top text. "Generating thumbnails..."


Returns "OK" on success.


Sets the top text in the progress dialog.
Here you can show what your solution is doing.

Please do not call this function more than one time per second to avoid the progress window redraw to slow down your process.


Report activity in dialog:

MBS( "ProgressDialog.SetTopText"; "Downloading images..." )

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Created 18th August 2014, last changed 15th October 2022

ProgressDialog.SetTopMost - ProgressDialog.Show