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Disable Lable UI

Joachim Suehlo
I read it anywhere, but I can't find it anymore:
Is there a way to disable some of the standard UI panes of the label tool by GDL commands?
Joachim Suehlo . AC12-27 . MAC OSX 13.5 . WIN11
GDL object creation:
Laszlo Nagy
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I think the only panel in the Label Settings Dialog you can affect by GDL commands is the "Symbol Label Custom Settings" panel. What you see there is defined in the User Interface Script of the Label.
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Joachim Suehlo
Thank You Laszlo,
I found it now: it is in the compatibility options, see image.
It disables the Text Style Tab

Joachim Suehlo . AC12-27 . MAC OSX 13.5 . WIN11
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Dominic Wyss
Hi Joachim

There are many other UI elements that can be controlled via optional fixed named parameters. Especially frame control and orientation options:

AC27 CHE - macOS Ventura M1
But how can I prevent the label of having a pointer?
You cant just LOCK "LABEL_HAS_POINTER" (or hide).... even with the option Jochen found above.
Lucas Becker | AC 27 on Mac | Editor at SelfGDL | Developer of the GDL plugin for Sublime Text |
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Peter Baksa
Sorry runxel, that's not possible. You can give a 2d text feedback to the user to please turn it off or on.
Péter Baksa
Software Engineer, Library as a Platform
Graphisoft SE, Budapest

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