GuiGetSize

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This function gets the size of a GUI element.

Syntax

float float guiGetSize ( element theElement, bool relative )

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Method: GuiElement:getSize(...)
Counterpart: guiSetSize

Required Arguments

  • theElement: The GUI element to get size of.
  • relative: A boolean representing whether the size should be relative to the element's parent width, or an absolute size in pixels.

Returns

Returns the GUI element size x and y if the function has been successful, false otherwise.

Example

This example creates a random sized gui window and outputs its size to the chatbox.

local window = guiCreateWindow ( 0, 0, (math.random ( 0, 100 ) / 100), (math.random ( 0, 100 ) / 100), "test", true ) 
-- Create the window
local x, y = guiGetSize ( window, false ) -- Get the gui window size
outputChatBox ( "Window size: " .. x .. " " .. y ) --output the gui window size

See Also

General functions

FROM VERSION 1.5.6 r16361 ONWARDS

Browsers

Buttons

Checkboxes

Comboboxes

Edit Boxes

Gridlists

FROM VERSION 1.5.6 r16204 ONWARDS

Memos

Progressbars

Radio Buttons

Scrollbars

Scrollpanes

Static Images

Tab Panels

Tabs

Text Labels

Windows

Input

GUI