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Border Control


Border Control is used to group a set of controls or to give an outer border to the entire form to make the form more presentable. User can set several properties like border color, theme, and thickness to the Border control to give a professional and modern look to the form.

Working with a Border Control

Step 1:– Create a form having ‘Border Control‘, as shown below:-

Figure 1

Step 2:– Drag the controls inside the Border, the form designed will look like Figure 2. In Properties Tab, User can set width, height, theme, thickness, border color etc (Figure 3).

Figure 2

Figure 3

A preview of a form having Border control is shown in Figure 4,

Figure 4

Control Name: Border
Group: Grouping Control

S.noProperty NameData TypeDescription
1TextStringSets the text associated with the control.
S.noProperty NameData TypeDescription
2WidthStringSets the suggested width to the control.
3HeightStringSets the suggested height to the control.
4ThemeSets the theme to the Border control.
5MarginStringSets the edge or outer margin to the control.
6Border ThicknessStringSets the suggested thickness to the Border control.
7Corner RadiusStringSets the radius to the Border control.
8FontStringSets the font Style to the Title of Border Control.
9Font SizeStringSets the font size to the Title of Border Control.
10Font ColorStringSets a brush that describes the Text color of the Title of control.
11Background ColorStringSets a brush that describes the Background color.
12Border ColorStringSets a brush that describes the Background color to the Border.
Sets the visibility of the control while rendering.
 14BoldBoolean To make the title of control Bold.
15Italic Boolean Italicize the title of control.
16Underline Boolean Underline the title of control.
17Column SpanString To merge the number of column specified.
S.noProperty NameData TypeDescription
18 RulesAfter selecting the control, If user clicks Rules tab it will be expanded and displays a Rules property. Create Rule can be selected from a drop down list. On clicking the Create Rule link button will navigate the user to the Rules Engine. The same control will be added as a trigger by default to execute the Rule.
S.noProperty NameData TypeDescription
19Control ReportControl Report will redirect to Reports tab that will display all the configurations, rules and data sources details associated to the selected control.