DgsGetParent

From Multi Theft Auto: Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This function is used to determine the parent of a DGS element.

[[{{{image}}}|link=]] Note: dgsGetParent only works with DGS elements.

Syntax

element dgsGetParent( element theElement )  

Required Arguments

  • theElement: The child of the parent element you want returned.

Returns

This returns the parent as a DGS element. It returns false if theElement is invalid, or false (You can think of it as the screen or root).

Example

DGS = exports.dgs
local window = DGS:dgsCreateWindow(500, 500, 300, 300, "test window", false) -- create a window
local child = DGS:dgsCreateLabel(0, 0, 300, 20, "test label", false, window) -- create a label on the window
local parent = DGS:dgsGetParent( child ) -- get the parent of the label
outputChatBox( DGS:dgsGetType( parent ) ) -- output the type of the parent ( dgs-dxwindow )

See Also

Custom Cursor Functions

Multi Language Supports

Animation

3D Interface

3D Line

3D Image

3D Text

Browser

Button

Check Box

Combo Box

Custom Renderer

Edit

Detect Area

Drag'N Drop

Grid List

Image

Memo

Label

Line

Progress Bar

Radio Button

Scale Pane

Scroll Bar

Scroll Pane

Selector

Style

Switch Button

Tab Panel

Window

Plugin

Blur Box

Color Picker

Canvas

Circle

Effect 3D

Media Browser

Mask

Nine Slice

Object Preview Supports

Paste Handler

QRCode

Remote Image

Rounded Rectangle