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fatpig

Dear AutoIT Community.

I am currently working on a program that will display lots of images in a scroll down GUI.
I create the GUI based on the number of images, which works fine.
But all images I place using GuiCtrlCreatePic above a threshold of around 32000 pixels (cant say exactly) are placed at negative locations and finally will reach 0 again
and will then populate on top of the images placed there before.

For $i = 1 To $Images[0]
                ; Get picture dimensions
                $hImage = _GDIPlus_ImageLoadFromFile($ImgRep & $Images[$i])
                $iX = _GDIPlus_ImageGetWidth($hImage)
                $iY = _GDIPlus_ImageGetHeight($hImage)
                _GDIPlus_ImageDispose($hImage)
                ; Resize & place images in GUI
                $Pic[$i] = GUICtrlCreatePic($ImgRep & $Images[$i], $Spacer, Round($yPos, 0), $MaxImgWidth, $MaxImgWidth * ($iY / $iX))
                $yPos = $yPos + $MaxImgWidth * ($iY / $iX) + $Spacer
                $log = $log & "|" & $yPos
                $currentlut = $Images[1]
            Next

I have found a limit at 32767 pixels for some GUI elements when googling around.
Can someone tell me how to circumvent that?

thanks!

cheers

Felix

Edited by fatpig

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Melba23

fatpig,

AutoIt stores the coordinates for controls as an integer with a max size of 32767 - as you have discovered you cannot use coordinates above that value and I cannot think of a simple workaround. Perhaps using tabs so that you can spread the images over several of them?

M23


Any of my own code posted anywhere on the forum is available for use by others without any restriction of any kind._______My UDFs:

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ArrayMultiColSort ---- Sort arrays on multiple columns
ChooseFileFolder ---- Single and multiple selections from specified path treeview listing
Date_Time_Convert -- Easily convert date/time formats, including the language used
ExtMsgBox --------- A highly customisable replacement for MsgBox
GUIExtender -------- Extend and retract multiple sections within a GUI
GUIFrame ---------- Subdivide GUIs into many adjustable frames
GUIListViewEx ------- Insert, delete, move, drag, sort, edit and colour ListView items
GUITreeViewEx ------ Check/clear parent and child checkboxes in a TreeView
Marquee ----------- Scrolling tickertape GUIs
NoFocusLines ------- Remove the dotted focus lines from buttons, sliders, radios and checkboxes
Notify ------------- Small notifications on the edge of the display
Scrollbars ----------Automatically sized scrollbars with a single command
StringSize ---------- Automatically size controls to fit text
Toast -------------- Small GUIs which pop out of the notification area

 

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fatpig

maybe someone has a good quick way to automatically populate in 2 or more columns?
I currently am not sure on how to achieve that.

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