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vrf Monitor resolution

Question asked by VRFuser on May 30, 2002
Latest reply on May 30, 2002 by VRFuser
Ed,

What I have done is set an environment variable in WinNT and Win2k PC's that has the display resolution.  Then I get that and change my display accordingly.

Bob

Robert Rais
Engineer
Yazaki North America Inc.
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>>> "BAYES,SCOTT (A-Loveland,ex1)" <scott_bayes@Agilent.com> 5/30/2002 4:28:33 PM >>>
Ed, will showPanel(UFName, x, y, width, height) do what you need on the VEE
side? (Can't help with the Win side)

Use the Function and Object Browser>Built-in Functions>Panel to see the
details.

Best Regards,

Scott Bayes
Software Technical Support

Agilent Technologies, Inc.
815 14th Street S.W.
Loveland, CO, U.S.A. 80537

970 679 3799 Tel
970 635 6867 Fax

-----Original Message-----
From: Shaw, Edward [mailto:eshaw@comtechefdata.com]
Sent: Wednesday, May 29, 2002 6:42 PM
To: 'vrf@lvld.agilent.com'
Subject: vrf Monitor resolution



How do I programmatically change my panel size for users who use different
Windows Monitor Screen area display settings? As an example: I have an X vs.
Y plot on a panel in a program. I use screen resolution 1024 X 768 but the
user computer may use 800 X 600 or 1024 X 768. The program panel X vs. Y
plot will not be completely visible with a resolution of 800 X 600.

Is there a way to read the Windows settings of the monitor resolution?

Is there a way to programmatically change the X vs. Y Plot width and height
appearance properties?

Do I need to make a different program for the different screen resolutions?

Ed Shaw
ATE Design Engineer

Comtech EFData Corporation
2114 West Seventh Street
Tempe, Arizona 85281
Tel. 480-333-2107
Fax 480-333-2161
eshaw@comtechefdata.com
http://www.comtechefdata.com <http://www.comtechefdata.com




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