Re: Manipulate with Wrapping SetterBars

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg80439] Re: Manipulate with Wrapping SetterBars*From*: m.r at inbox.ru*Date*: Wed, 22 Aug 2007 04:50:49 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <fabgb6$i7i$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Aug 20, 2:37 am, "David Park" <djmp... at comcast.net> wrote: > I always find that there is a disconnect in the documentation in specifying > the operation of various ControlTypes in Manipulate. Various Control > elements have options but it is never quite clear how these options are to > be supplied to the Manipulate statement. > > So here is a simple case that has me stymied. I want to display a long > SetterBar and I want it to wrap to the size of the displayed expression. But > I can't make the SetterBar wrap even though, according to the documentation, > there is a SetterBar option that is suppose to make it wrap - and does for > one example. > > nvalues = Flatten[Table[{2, 3, 5, 7, 10} 10^i, {i, 0, 4}]]; > Manipulate[ > Row[{Text["The value of the parameter n used in this case is: "], > n}], > {{n, First[nvalues], "n: "}, nvalues, ControlType -> SetterBar, > Appearance -> "Row"}] > > I don't think the Appearance->"Row" option is even being picked up. > > And even if it does get picked up, how can I control the wrapping width of > the SetterBar? > > Thanks for any help. > > -- > David Park > djmp... at comcast.nethttp://home.comcast.net/~djmpark/ You can try using Pane, possibly with different settings for ImageSizeAction: nvalues = Flatten[Table[{2, 3, 5, 7, 10} 10^i, {i, 0, 4}]]; Manipulate[ Pane[Text@ StringForm[ "The value of the parameter n used in this case is: ``", n], {xsz, 60}], Style@ Pane[Row@ {"n: ", SetterBar[Dynamic[n], nvalues, Appearance -> "Row"]}, {xsz, ysz}], {{xsz, 250}, 100, 700, 1}, {{ysz, 100}, 20, 200, 1}, {{n, 2}, None}] Maxim Rytin m.r at inbox.ru