Application:set

Available since: Gideros 2015.7
Class: Application

Description

Sets the state of the desktop setting provided as string parameter.

application:set(setting, value)

Parameters

setting: (string) the desktop setting
value: (varies) the new setting value(s)

List of available parameters and settings

To get a list of parameters that can be set use:

print(application:set("help"))
--[[
- windowPosition(x,y)
- windowSize(w,h)
- minimumSize(w,h)
- maximumSize(w,h)
- windowColor(r,g,b)
- windowTitle(text)
- windowModel(type//help)
- cursor(type//help)
- cursorPosition(x,y)
- clipboard(text)
- mkdir(path|dirName//help)
- documentDirectory(path)
- temporaryDirectory(path)
]]

To get help for individual settings use:

print(application:set("cursor","help")) -- eg: cursor
--[[
Accepted value for cursor :
- arrow
- upArrow
- cross
- wait
- IBeam
- sizeVer
- sizeHor
- sizeBDiag
- sizeFDiag
- sizeAll
- blank
- splitV
- splitH
- pointingHand
- forbidden
- whatsThis
- busy
- openHand
- closedHand
- dragCopy
- dragMove
- dragLink
]]
print(application:set("windowModel","help")) -- eg: window mode
--[[
Accepted value for windowModel :
- reset
- stayOnTop
- stayOnBottom
- frameless
- noTitleBar
- noButton
- onlyMinimize
- onlyMaximize
- onlyClose
- noMinimize
- noMaximize
- noClose
- helpButton
]]

Examples

application:set("windowPosition", 64, 64)
application:set("windowColor", 0, 0, 0)
application:set("windowTitle", "My lovely window title")
application:set("cursor", "openHand")