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JeffLemon
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Scrollable text?

Im looking to display alot of text that is larger than the screen and the user can scroll through it.

 

What componet would be best to do this?

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markwilcox
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Re: Scrollable text?

Depends on what you want to do with the text and how you want the scrolling to work.

Most obvious/simple combination is a ScrollView with a multiline Label on it.

You could also use a WebView or a TextArea (presumably non-editable) on the ScrollView, or build your own custom component.
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