OnDgsMouseClickDown

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This event happens when any dgs-element clicked ( Mouse down ).

And this event is for those who are converting gui to dgs.

[[{{{image}}}|link=]] Note: The player who clicked the dgs-element is always the localPlayer.
[[{{{image}}}|link=]] Note: If you want to ask why everything is triggered... See the forth parameter of addEventHandler

Parameters

string button, int absoluteX, int absoluteY
  • button: the name of the button which will be clicked , it can be left, right, middle
  • absoluteX: the X position of the mouse cursor, in pixels, measured from the left side of the screen.
  • absoluteY: the Y position of the mouse cursor, in pixels, measured from the top of the screen.

Source

The source of this event is the DGS element that was clicked.

Example

This example creates an edit box alongside an "Output!" button. When the button is clicked with the left mouse button, it will output the message in the edit box into the chat box.

DGS = exports.dgs
-- When client's resource starts, create the GUI
function initGUI( )
    -- Create our button
    btnOutput = DGS:dgsCreateButton( 0.7, 0.1, 0.2, 0.1, "Output!", true )

    -- And attach our button to the outputEditBox function
    addEventHandler ( "onDgsMouseClickDown", btnOutput, outputEditBox )

    -- Create an edit box and define it as "editBox".
    editBox = DGS:dgsCreateEdit( 0.3, 0.1, 0.4, 0.1, "Type your message here!", true )
end
addEventHandler( "onClientResourceStart", getResourceRootElement( getThisResource( ) ), initGUI )

-- Setup our function to output the message to the chatbox
function outputEditBox ( button )
    if button == "left" then
        local text = DGS:dgsGetText( editBox )-- Get the text from the edit box
        outputChatBox ( text ) -- Output that text
    end
end

Clear Example

DGS = exports.dgs

btnOutput = DGS:dgsCreateButton( 0.7, 0.1, 0.2, 0.1, "Output!", true )

function outputEditBox ( button )
    if button == "left" then
        outputChatBox ( "Hey bro, you clicked me, your state is "..state )
    end
end
addEventHandler ( "onDgsMouseClickDown", btnOutput, outputEditBox )

See Also

DGS events

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