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Regular Contributor
Posts: 90
Registered: ‎09-16-2010
My Device: Not Specified

position popup screen

i have a screen with a label field, on the click of the label field i push a popup screen

now this popup screen appears at the center of the screen,  however i want to change the position of the popup screen

Please help..

 

my popup screen is as below

 

class PopUpScreen extends PopupScreen {
	public PopUpScreen)
 {
	super(new HorizontalFieldManager() {
	public int getPreferredWidth() {
		return Display.getWidth() / 3;
		}

	public int getPreferredHeight() {
		return Display.getHeight();
		}
	});
	
	add(new LabelField("Select SMS Provider"));
	add(addSpinBox());
	UiApplication.getUiApplication().pushScreen(this);
}

 

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Developer
Posts: 147
Registered: ‎08-27-2010
My Device: 9800
My Carrier: airtel

Re: position popup screen

[ Edited ]

add this method..

 

 

 protected void sublayout(int width, int height) {
     super.sublayout(width, height);
     setPosition(x, y);
    }

 

 

and set x & y co ordinates.

 

Edit:  is right there is no need of setExtent.

Developer
Posts: 2,268
Registered: ‎07-08-2009
My Device: various
My Carrier: various

Re: position popup screen

You don't need to setExtent in sublayout override - super.sublayout does that for you.

If you ever need to change the screen's position on some event - change your x and y and invoke updateLayout().

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