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by stevedee
Friday 23rd July 2021 10:21am
Forum: General
Topic: message window on wrong monitor
Replies: 7
Views: 184

Re: message window on wrong monitor

...when using multiple monitors the x and or y attributes are essentially doubled making the monitors a single entity. so to put something on a particular monitor you would have to set the x or y values beyond the first monitor and into the field of the desired monitor... OK, I'm probably missing s...
by stevedee
Thursday 22nd July 2021 6:08pm
Forum: General
Topic: message window on wrong monitor
Replies: 7
Views: 184

Re: message window on wrong monitor

...Is there a way to control where the window appears? I don't know, but take a look at wmctrl which can move the active window to another workspace; wmctrl -r :ACTIVE: -t 2 ...will send active window to workspace 3 ...I can't remember whether extra monitors are like additional workspaces.
by stevedee
Thursday 15th July 2021 6:02pm
Forum: Component
Topic: Create Desktop Shortcut Using SUDO
Replies: 8
Views: 238

Re: Create Desktop Shortcut Using SUDO

...I'm a lazy man... I just want to click on a desktop ICON and have it run. Sorry to be a newbe in this area... but how to I create a desktop ICON with the command "sudo gambas3" ??? The long answer; You can create a desktop launcher with your text editor. Maybe start by copying this text for my W...
by stevedee
Monday 21st June 2021 9:33am
Forum: Project showcase
Topic: My Little Gambas Helper
Replies: 14
Views: 3168

My Little Gambas Helper - an explanation

Just a few points to clarify how My Little Gambas Helper does and does not work. My Little Gambas Helper does not scrape or download large amounts of data from any website for local use. When you perform a search, My Little Gambas Helper initially displays a number of links taken from the search eng...
by stevedee
Friday 04th June 2021 3:54pm
Forum: General
Topic: Gambas runtime 3.16.0
Replies: 5
Views: 398

Re: Gambas runtime 3.16.0

AndyGable wrote:
Friday 04th June 2021 3:08pm
...Now my question is how do I make the runtime files so I can install my app onto another computer?
Gambas IDE menu Project > Make > Installation package...
by stevedee
Tuesday 01st June 2021 6:47am
Forum: General
Topic: Exclude files from being displayed in a FileView control
Replies: 10
Views: 1029

Re: Exclude files from being displayed in a FileView control

bazzvn wrote:
Sunday 30th May 2021 9:06am
... I specifically want to display all files in a directory EXCEPT "*.html" and "*.txt" files...
I would have expected to use something like this;
  FileView1.Filter = ["^.txt,^.html, Most Files"]
...but I can't get it to work. Sorry.
by stevedee
Sunday 30th May 2021 6:51am
Forum: Component
Topic: Function Rotate(Angle As Float) As Image
Replies: 13
Views: 1737

Re: Function Rotate(Angle As Float) As Image

Askjerry wrote:
Sunday 30th May 2021 3:32am
...Let me know what you think...
I love both of your gauges Jerry, especially the shadow detail that changes as the dial rotates on this one;
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by stevedee
Thursday 27th May 2021 9:49am
Forum: General
Topic: libmpv
Replies: 24
Views: 2143

Re: libmpv

Installing codecs can help if your app can use them. Infact. yeah but ,,, video says it's x.264 and i have x264 codecs installed. Still no video on GSreamer mpv / SMplayer works fine. also fact Yes, well I did say "...if your app can use them" :roll: I don't know if gstreamer can use installed code...
by stevedee
Wednesday 26th May 2021 3:24pm
Forum: General
Topic: libmpv
Replies: 24
Views: 2143

Re: libmpv

...Yes, that's why I said "I'm not sure the format" as I do not know what's inside the mp4 or mkv file... Many Linux media players will tell you the formats for Container, Video and Audio. Here is a screen shot of Xplayer; VidAudioFormats.png What I did find was mpv seemed to play everything 😎 ...e...
by stevedee
Wednesday 26th May 2021 7:19am
Forum: General
Topic: libmpv
Replies: 24
Views: 2143

Re: libmpv

I'm not sure of the formats exactly i just have various mp4 and mkv files that the MediaView control show some okay but not others audio is okay but video is not right for some.... Welcome to the rather muddled world of multimedia! Mp4 & mkv are container formats. Its a bit like 2 people in a car. ...