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Re: multiple selection control

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  • Subject: [mg125053] Re: multiple selection control
  • From: Szabolcs Horvát <szhorvat at>
  • Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2012 02:44:38 -0500 (EST)
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On 2/18/2012 1:27 PM, axel wrote:
> I need a control object which enables the user to chose one or more
> items from a list. In pricipal, this can be done using a CheckboxBar.
> However, if the list is long this is not convenient, because the
> CheckboxBar becomes too large. It would be nice to have something like
> a PopupMenu, with an Option "MultipleSelection". How can I get such a
> widget?

How about a fixed-size, scrollable CheckboxBar?

  CheckboxBar[Dynamic[x], Range[100], Appearance -> "Vertical"],
  ImageSize -> {All, 100}, Scrollbars -> {False, True},
  AppearanceElements -> None

Szabolcs Horvát
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