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Video: Resizing Popup Numeric Keypad Display in Vijeo Designer

Published date: 26 July 2019

The standard popup keypad for a numeric display in Vijeo Designer is too small and I would like to change the size of the keypad,. How do I change the size of the keypad?

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Vijeo Designer/Magelis range

Numeric popup keypad too small or need to change size


It is not possible to change the size of the standard popup keypad of the numeric display. However you can uncheck the "Display popup keypad" for the numeric display under the "input mode" tab. When this option is not selected, you can use the keypad from the tool chest.  with this keypad you can change the size to make it larger. To make this keypad work with the numeric display, follow the instruction below:

1. Double click on your numeric display object and uncheck the "display popup keypad" option under the input mode tab.
2. Select the "Advanced" tab and check the "input status variable" option and assign a Boolean variable. Change the Status Mode to "Input Status Recognition Mode" and click ok. Do step 1 and 2 for every numeric display object.
3. Create a new Popup window.
4. Go to the keypad folder in the tool chest and drag and drop the keypad of your choice onto the new popup panel. Resize accordingly.
5. Right click on "Actions" in the navigator and create a new action.
6. Under the Action settings, select "conditional" for the trigger type and for the trigger variable, use the same variable used as "input status variable" for the numeric display.  Select "When True" for the Trigger Condition.
7.  Select Next and then select "Popup" for the operation. For the panel name select the popup panel you created earlier. You can select the  x and y position where you want the popup keypad to show.  Then select "add.

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