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FileChooser (gb.form)

This control allows the user to select a file, or a list of files in the same directory.

This class inherits UserControl in gb.qt4.
This class is
Creates a new FileChooser control.
creatable
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Properties

Methods Events
Returns or sets the action string associated with the control.
Action  
Returns or sets the background color used by the control.
Background  
Sets or returns the list of user-defined bookmarks.
Bookmarks  
Return or set if the FileChooser has a border.
Border  
Returns a collection of each control included in the container.
Children  
A synonymous for the ClientHeight property.
ClientH  
Returns the height of the area containing the controls.
ClientHeight  
A synonymous for the ClientWidth property.
ClientW  
Returns the width of the area containing the controls.
ClientWidth  
Returns the position of the top border of the area containing the controls.
ClientX  
Returns the position of the left border of the area containing the controls.
ClientY  
Use this property for assigning a custom cursor to a control.
Cursor  
Indicates that the control is in design mode.
Design  
Returns or sets the current directory.
Dir  
Return the DirView control internally used by the FileChooser.
DirView  
Returns or sets if a control accepts drops.
Drop  
Indicates that the control is enabled.
Enabled  
Returns or sets if a control will expand if included in a container that arranges its contents.
Expand  
Return the internal container that can be used for inserting extensions inside the FileChooser control.
Extension  
Return the FileView control internally used by the FileChooser.
FileView  
Returns or sets the filters used by the control for only displaying specific file types.
Filter  
Returns or sets the index of the filter that is used by FileChooser control.
FilterIndex  
Returns or sets the font used to draw text in the control.
Font  
Returns or sets the foreground color used by the control.
Foreground  
A synonymous for the Height property.
H  
Returns the internal X11 window handle of the control.
Handle  
Returns whether the control has the focus.
HasFocus  
Returns or sets the height of the control.
Height  
Returns whether the mouse cursor is inside the control.
Hovered  
Returns or sets the icon used for displaying a file or a directory.
Icon  
A synonymous for the Handle property.
Id  
Returns or sets if a control must be ignored when its parent arranges its children.
Ignore  
Returns or sets the position of the left border of the control relative to its parent.
Left  
Return or set if there is a margin around the file TextBox and the filter ComboBox.
Margin  
Returns or sets the appearence of the cursor when it points inside the control.
Mouse  
Returns or sets if the user can select only one or many files.
Multi  
Returns or sets the name of the control.
Name  
Returns the next control having the same parent.
Next  
Return or set if a control cannot be focused with the TAB key.
NoTabFocus  
Returns the control container.
Parent  
Returns or sets the picture displayed by the FileChooser directory view.
Picture  
Return or set the name of the menu that will be popped-up when the user presses the right mouse button or the keyboard MENU key.
PopupMenu  
Returns the previous control having the same parent.
Previous  
Return or set the "proxy" of a control.
Proxy  
Returns or sets if the FileChooser is read-only.
ReadOnly  
Returns or sets the root directory.
Root  
Returns the position of the left border of the control in screen coordinates.
ScreenX  
Returns the position of the top border of the control in screen coordinates.
ScreenY  
Returns the current selected file.
SelectedPath  
Returns the list of all selected files, if the Multi property is TRUE.
SelectedPaths  
Returns or sets a string that represents the control current state.
Settings  
Returns or sets if the bookmark panel is visible or not.
ShowBookmark  
Return or set if the standard dialog buttons ('OK' and 'Cancel') are visible or not.
ShowButton  
Returns or sets if the files are displayed with a detailed view or with icons.
ShowDetailed  
Returns if the directories are displayed in the file view.
ShowDirectory  
Return or set if the file TextBox is visible or not.
ShowFile  
Returns or sets if the hidden files or directories are shown or hidden.
ShowHidden  
Return or set if the image thumbnails are displayed or not
ShowPreview  
ShowToolbar  
Returns or sets the control tag.
Tag  
Returns or sets the tooltip shown when the mouse stays on the control for a short time.
Tooltip  
Returns or sets the position of the top border of the control relative to its parent.
Top  
Returns or sets if the control will receive MouseMove events.
Tracking  
If the Multi property is FALSE, then this property is a synonymous of the SelectedPath property.
Value  
Indicates if the control is visible or not.
Visible  
A synonymous for the Width property.
W  
Returns or sets the width of the control.
Width  
Returns the top-level window that contains the control.
Window  
Returns or sets the position of the left border of the control relative to its parent.
X  
Returns or sets the position of the top border of the control relative to its parent.
Y  
Destroys the control.
Delete  
Starts a drag & drop process.
Drag  
Finds the first child control pointed by the X and Y coordinates.
FindChild  
Grab the keyboard and the mouse so that all keyboard and mouse events are received by the control.
Grab  
Hides the control.
Hide  
Sends the control to the background of its parent.
Lower  
Moves and/or resizes the control.
Move  
Moves and/or resizes the control.
MoveScaled  
Sends the control to the foreground of its parent.
Raise  
Trigger a redraw of the control.
Refresh  
Reload the view contents as if you have clicked on the refresh button.
Reload  
Changes the container of a control.
Reparent  
Resizes the control.
Resize  
Resizes the control.
ResizeScaled  
Gives the focus to the control.
SetFocus  
Shows the control.
Show  
This event is raised when the user double-clicks on a file, or clicks on the 'OK' button.
Activate  
This event is raised when a container has just finished arranging its contents.
Arrange  
This event is raised just before a container arranges its contents.
BeforeArrange  
Raised when the user clicks on the 'Cancel' button.
Cancel  
This event is raised when the selected file changes.
Change  
Raised when the user quickly clicks twice on the control.
DblClick  
This event is raised when the mouse enters the control during a drag & drop process.
Drag  
This event is raised when the mouse leaves the control during a drag & drop operation.
DragLeave  
This event is raised while the mouse moves inside the control during a drag & drop process.
DragMove  
This event is raised when a drag is dropped in the control.
Drop  
Raised when the mouse enters the control.
Enter  
Raised when the control has got the focus.
GotFocus  
This event is raised when the control needs to get the icon associated with a specific file or directory.
Icon  
Raised when a key is pressed while the control has the focus.
KeyPress  
Raised when a key is released while the control has the focus.
KeyRelease  
Raised when the mouse leaves the control.
Leave  
Raised when the control has lost the focus.
LostFocus  
Raised when the user clicks on the control with the right mouse button, or if it hits the MENU key.
Menu  
Raised when a mouse button is pressed while the cursor is inside the control.
MouseDown  
This event is raised when a drag operation should be started.
MouseDrag  
Raised when the mouse moves inside the control while a mouse button is pressed.
MouseMove  
Raised when a mouse button is depressed while the cursor is inside the control.
MouseUp  
This event is raised when the user moves or presses the mouse wheel while the mouse is inside the control.
MouseWheel  
This event is raised when a new child Control has just been inserted into the container.
NewChild