comp • gb.qt4.webkit • webview

WebView (gb.qt4.webkit)

This control implements the WebKit browser.

See the 'WebBrowser' example project: it will show you how to use this control.

This class inherits Control in gb.qt4.
This class is
Creates a new webkit view.
creatable
.

Properties

Methods Events
Returns or sets the action string associated with the control.
Action  
This property returns a virtual object used for managing HTTP authentication.
Auth  
Returns or sets the background color used by the control.
Background  
Return or set an array of the cookies stored in the cookie jar.
Cookies  
Returns the current frame.
Current  
Use this property for assigning a custom cursor to a control.
Cursor  
Indicates that the control is in design mode.
Design  
Returns the document element of the main frame of the view.
Document  
Returns or sets if a control accepts drops.
Drop  
Return or set if the WebView is editable.
Editable  
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  
Returns or sets the font used to draw text in the control.
Font  
Returns or sets the foreground color used by the control.
Foreground  
Returns the root frame of the web page.
Frame  
A synonymous for the Height property.
H  
Returns or sets the HTML displayed by the web page.
HTML  
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  
Return a virtual object used for managing the browser history.
History  
Returns whether the mouse cursor is inside the control.
Hovered  
Returns the icon of the web page, or NULL if there is no icon.
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  
Returns or sets the appearence of the cursor when it points inside the control.
Mouse  
Returns or sets the name of the control.
Name  
When a WebView asks for a new window by raising the NewWindow event, then you must set this property is set with the newly created WebView.
NewView  
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  
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  
Returns a number between 0 and 1 that indicates the progression of the web page loading.
Progress  
Return or set the "proxy" of a control.
Proxy  
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 selected text of the web view.
SelectedText  
Returns a virtual object used for defining the settings of the view.
Settings  
Returns or sets the status string.
Status  
Returns or sets the control tag.
Tag  
Returns the text displayed by the view, without any HTML markup.
Text  
Returns or sets the text zoom factor, 1.0 being 100%.
TextZoom  
Returns the title of the HTML page.
Title  
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  
Returns or sets the URL displayed by the web page.
Url  
Return or set the user-agent string that will be sent to the web server.
UserAgent  
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  
Returns or sets the web page zoom, 1.0 being 100%.
Zoom  
Go back in the history.
Back  
Destroys the control.
Delete  
Starts a drag & drop process.
Drag  
Evaluate any JavaScript expression in the context of the current frame, and return its value.
Eval  
Search for some text inside the HTML page.
FindText  
Go forward in the history.
Forward  
Grab the keyboard and the mouse so that all keyboard and mouse events are received by the control.
Grab  
Hides the control.
Hide  
Return what is found at a specific point on the HTML page.
HitTest  
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  
Reloads the current page.
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  
Aborts the loading of the current page.
Stop  
Raised when an HTTP authentication is required.
Auth  
Raised when the URL of a frame has changed.
Click  
Raised when the user quickly clicks twice on the control.
DblClick  
Raised when a file download is requested.
Download  
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 file download has failed.
Error  
Raised when the control has got the focus.
GotFocus  
Raised when the icon of the displayed HTML page has been retrieved.
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 a link is hovered.
Link  
Raised when the HTML page has been entirely loaded.
Load  
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  
Raised when a new frame has been created.
NewFrame  
Raised when the HTML page wants to open a new window (or a new tab).
NewWindow  
Raised when the page load progress has changed.
Progress  
Raised when the user has selected something inside the HTML page.
Select  
Raised when the HTML page wants to display something in the status bar.
Status  
Raised when the HTML page title has been retrieved.
Title  

Using WebView as an HTML editor

If you set the Editable property to TRUE, then WebView becomes an html editor.

To modify the HTML page contents programatically, you must use the Eval method to run the JavaScript document.execCommand DOM API.

Here is a list of commands currently implemented by WebKit:

  • AlignCenter

  • AlignJustified

  • AlignLeft

  • AlignRight

  • BackColor

  • BackwardDelete

  • Bold

  • Copy

  • CreateLink

  • Cut

  • Delete

  • DeleteBackward

  • DeleteBackwardByDecomposingPreviousCharacter

  • DeleteForward

  • DeleteToBeginningOfLine

  • DeleteToBeginningOfParagraph

  • DeleteToEndOfLine

  • DeleteToEndOfParagraph

  • DeleteToMark

  • DeleteWordBackward

  • DeleteWordForward

  • FindString

  • FontName

  • FontSize

  • FontSizeDelta

  • ForeColor

  • FormatBlock

  • ForwardDelete

  • HiliteColor

  • IgnoreSpelling

  • Indent

  • InsertBacktab

  • InsertHTML

  • InsertHorizontalRule

  • InsertImage

  • InsertLineBreak

  • InsertNewline

  • InsertNewlineInQuotedContent

  • InsertOrderedList

  • InsertParagraph

  • InsertTab

  • InsertText

  • InsertUnorderedList

  • Italic

  • JustifyCenter

  • JustifyFull

  • JustifyLeft

  • JustifyNone

  • JustifyRight

  • MakeTextWritingDirectionLeftToRight

  • MakeTextWritingDirectionNatural

  • MakeTextWritingDirectionRightToLeft

  • MoveBackward

  • MoveBackwardAndModifySelection

  • MoveDown

  • MoveDownAndModifySelection

  • MoveForward

  • MoveForwardAndModifySelection

  • MoveLeft

  • MoveLeftAndModifySelection

  • MovePageDown

  • MovePageDownAndModifySelection

  • MovePageUp

  • MovePageUpAndModifySelection

  • MoveParagraphBackwardAndModifySelection

  • MoveParagraphForwardAndModifySelection

  • MoveRight

  • MoveRightAndModifySelection

  • MoveToBeginningOfDocument

  • MoveToBeginningOfDocumentAndModifySelection

  • MoveToBeginningOfLine

  • MoveToBeginningOfLineAndModifySelection

  • MoveToBeginningOfParagraph

  • MoveToBeginningOfParagraphAndModifySelection

  • MoveToBeginningOfSentence

  • MoveToBeginningOfSentenceAndModifySelection

  • MoveToEndOfDocument

  • MoveToEndOfDocumentAndModifySelection

  • MoveToEndOfLine

  • MoveToEndOfLineAndModifySelection

  • MoveToEndOfParagraph

  • MoveToEndOfParagraphAndModifySelection

  • MoveToEndOfSentence

  • MoveToEndOfSentenceAndModifySelection

  • MoveToLeftEndOfLine

  • MoveToLeftEndOfLineAndModifySelection

  • MoveToRightEndOfLine

  • MoveToRightEndOfLineAndModifySelection

  • MoveUp

  • MoveUpAndModifySelection

  • MoveWordBackward

  • MoveWordBackwardAndModifySelection

  • MoveWordForward

  • MoveWordForwardAndModifySelection

  • MoveWordLeft

  • MoveWordLeftAndModifySelection

  • MoveWordRight

  • MoveWordRightAndModifySelection

  • Outdent

  • Paste

  • PasteAndMatchStyle

  • Print

  • Redo

  • RemoveFormat

  • SelectAll

  • SelectLine

  • SelectParagraph

  • SelectSentence

  • SelectToMark

  • SelectWord

  • SetMark

  • Strikethrough

  • StyleWithCSS

  • Subscript

  • Superscript

  • SwapWithMark

  • ToggleBold

  • ToggleItalic

  • ToggleUnderline

  • Transpose

  • Underline

  • Undo

  • Unlink

  • Unscript

  • Unselect

  • Yank

  • YankAndSelect