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SaWu
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DropDown/ComboBox Chevron width

Please be so kind as to read my full post before responding.

Thank you for your consideration.

When increasing the height of ComboBox/Drop Down controls, e.g. to accomodate a large screen on a tablet, the chevron becomes an ugly anisotropic mess.
The screenshots show a drop down (above) and a combox box (below) with height 90.

image.png

The (advanced) properties, and the documentation

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/maker/canvas-apps/controls/control-drop-down

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/maker/canvas-apps/controls/control-combo-box

seem to contain nothing on Chevron properties except background and foreground color.

 

My questions:

  1. Is there like a recommended maximum height/size to use with combobox and pulldown so that the chevron still looks decent?
  2. Are more, in particular a width, properties for those Chevrons planned in a future version?
  3. Do I really have to submit an idea for this?

Session ID: efbb1bbd-36dc-49ca-a0f5-293a28367ada
PowerApps 3.19052.19

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Re: DropDown/ComboBox Chevron width

Hi @SaWu ,

For your first question, the recommended maximum height/size to use with combobox and Dropdown box is 70.

 

For your second question, currently, separated properties for chevrons are not supported within ComboBox control and Dropdown control in PowerApps.

If you would like this feature to be added in PowerApps, please submit an idea to PowerApps Ideas Forum:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/PowerApps-Ideas/idb-p/PowerAppsIdeas

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
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Community Support Team
Community Support Team

Re: DropDown/ComboBox Chevron width

Hi @SaWu ,

For your first question, the recommended maximum height/size to use with combobox and Dropdown box is 70.

 

For your second question, currently, separated properties for chevrons are not supported within ComboBox control and Dropdown control in PowerApps.

If you would like this feature to be added in PowerApps, please submit an idea to PowerApps Ideas Forum:

https://powerusers.microsoft.com/t5/PowerApps-Ideas/idb-p/PowerAppsIdeas

 

Best regards,

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

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SaWu
Level 8

Re: DropDown/ComboBox Chevron width

Thanks Kris (@v-xida-msft).
This idea has already been submitted a few times and I just upvoted all of them.
Greetings,

    Sa

SaWu
Level 8

Re: DropDown/ComboBox Chevron width

Hi @v-xida-msft 

I am guessing the same applies to the Icon embedded in the DatePicker control with which I noticed the same issuses I'm having with Chevron Icon of DropDown/ComboBox
image.png

Thanks,
    Sa.

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