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  • New Weather Control

    I've been playing around with the new Weather control but I'm having some issues that I'm not sure how to fix (see image).

    1. The bottom row of temperature data is cut off by the AccuWeather logo.

    2. I can't centre the app horizontally on the page (it's inside a panel card header). Weather control width property is set to 100%.

    3. How do you change the default temperature display from F to C
    Attached Files
    Last edited by iRadiate; 11-29-2019, 05:00 PM.
    Alpha Anywhere v12.4.6.4.0 Build 8000-5628 IIS v10.0 on Windows Server 2019 Std in Hyper-V

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    Re: New Weather Control

    Wow! love the styling on your List! How do you do that? would you be willing to share?

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    • #3
      Re: New Weather Control

      Originally posted by kiwibruce View Post
      Wow! love the styling on your List! How do you do that? would you be willing to share?
      Hi Bruce,

      Sure, I've attached a component.
      My original component was bound to a SQL database and had security all over it, so the attached one has been modified slightly to use static data and no security. But the styling is the same, you'll get the idea.
      Attached Files
      Alpha Anywhere v12.4.6.4.0 Build 8000-5628 IIS v10.0 on Windows Server 2019 Std in Hyper-V

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      • #4
        Re: New Weather Control

        Thanks for sharing!

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        • #5
          Re: New Weather Control

          I asked Selwyn about going to Celsius he replied it doesn’t do it, I found the api call needs metic = true for it to work bu the AA component does not use the available parms
          Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
          Albert Einstein, (attributed)
          US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)

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          • #6
            Re: New Weather Control

            you can also make your own using a free service like Open Weather its actually quite easy.
            get your lat and lon and then concatenate the fields to include the api url endpoint with your app id you get from them.
            https://openweathermap.org/api
            NWCOPRO: Nuisance Wildlife Control Software My Application: http://www.nwcopro.com "Without forgetting, we would have no memory at all...now what was I saying?"

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            • #7
              Re: New Weather Control

              Originally posted by peteconway View Post
              I asked Selwyn about going to Celsius he replied it doesn’t do it, I found the api call needs metic = true for it to work bu the AA component does not use the available parms
              Well that's disappointing, thanks Pete.
              Alpha Anywhere v12.4.6.4.0 Build 8000-5628 IIS v10.0 on Windows Server 2019 Std in Hyper-V

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              • #8
                Re: New Weather Control

                Originally posted by iRadiate View Post
                Well that's disappointing, thanks Pete.
                Yeah that totally sucks as without Celsius it is useless here in NZ... and I would suggest the rest of the world apart from the US.

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                • #9
                  Re: New Weather Control

                  Language is also missing - here is the list.
                  thumbnail_accuweatherOPTIONS.png
                  Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
                  Albert Einstein, (attributed)
                  US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)

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