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DropUp instead of DropDown?

I'd like to add a DropDown to a container that is docked on the bottom of the screen.  In testing this the dropdown continues to drop in the down direction even though it goes off the screen.  Is there a way to make it act as a DropUp?


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Registered: ‎11-04-2010
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Re: DropUp instead of DropDown?

hey nwgarner,


there is a property for the DropDown class called showListAbove that will acheive what you want to happen (set it to true). here is a link to more details about it:




hope that helps. good luck!

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Re: DropUp instead of DropDown?

Rock on!  Thanks, JRab.