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Dynamic gallery width

Hello,

Need my gallery width (and the X of the buttons inside it) adjusted dynamically based on the gallery item with the longest name, to avoid names be clipped like this:

Annotation 2020-03-24 210420.jpg

Expected:

Annotation 2020-03-24 210655.jpg

The items are filtered dynamically so if the record with long name is not there, I'd expect:

Annotation 2020-03-24 214027.jpg

Any ideas?

 

Thanks,

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Hi @JK2020 ,

Yes you can do it - a bit of mathematics involved. your Gallery Width

Max(Len(YourFieldName.Text))*x+y

where x is the number of pixels a character takes up on average and y the number of pixels for the rest of your gallery width. You could also do the width of the label using the same principle without the y
I have tested this and it works.

 

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Thank you, @WarrenBelz , this is what I was looking for (I think), the only problem is that now the gallery width changes depending on which gallery item I click on - was it the same in your testing? The "YourFieldName" in your formula is the label name of the gallery item, right?

@JK2020 ,

Yes it is the label name. I must admit I did not go clicking around it - just checked the formula worked.

You are right it adjusts with the selected item.

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