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Scrolls to the given coordinates.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
Window 6.2 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
MBS( "Window.Scrollbar.set"; WindowRef; X; Y )   More


Parameter Description Example
WindowRef Window Reference is the unique OS level window ID. You can obtain this by using the Window.FindByTitle or Window.FindByIndex functions. Pass zero to access the frontmost window. 0
X The new X position. 100
Y The new Y position. 100


Returns OK or error.


Scrolls to the given coordinates.
Added Windows and iOS support for version 8.5.


Scroll to middle of records on Windows:

Set Variable [$$ListViewDisplayOffset; Value: {half of the number of records visible on the screen in List Mode}]
Set Variable [$$SetScrollbarPosition; Value: MBS( "Window.Scrollbar.set"; "{Your Database Name}" ; 0 ; (65535/Get (TotalRecordCount)) * (Get(ActiveRecordNumber) - $$ListViewDisplayOffset))]

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Created 26th April 2016, last changed 21st September 2022

Window.Scrollbar.getVerticalPosition - Window.ScrollbarsVisible