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Developer
Posts: 224
Registered: ‎03-29-2012
My Device: 9900
My Carrier: Wind
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Change textSize of label from customControl

Hey All, trying to change the textsize of a label in a custom control. Typically I just use a property alias to define the property from the customControl that I want to change but in this case the alias textSize: label.textStyle.size is clearly not going to work, is there any way to accomplish this? Thanks.

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Regular Contributor
Posts: 56
Registered: ‎06-25-2012
My Device: non-blackberry user
My Carrier: Airtel

Re: Change textSize of label from customControl

can you give a code snippet to show how you are trying to do this.

Developer
Posts: 146
Registered: ‎05-18-2012
My Device: PlayBook & STL100-1 LE Z10 & Dev Alpha C
My Carrier: Telefonica Spain

Re: Change textSize of label from customControl

Have you tried this ? :

 

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        property alias textSize: tsd.size

 

        Label {
           
            textStyle
            {
                base: tsd.style
            }            
            attachedObjects: [
                TextStyleDefinition
                {
                     id: tsd
                     base: SystemDefaults.TextStyles.BodyText
                     fontWeight: FontWeight.Bold
                 }
            ]           
        } //Label

 

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Hope this works for you !

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Developer
Posts: 224
Registered: ‎03-29-2012
My Device: 9900
My Carrier: Wind

Re: Change textSize of label from customControl

worked like a charm! I'll look into attachedobjects more that was very helpful thanks.