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  • UX panel footer

    I have a main UX which acts like tabbed UI with a tree menu list. When selecting a menu item it will open the child UX in the main UX's panel card.
    The child has its own panel navigator and panel card too.
    However, for some reason most of the time 2 buttons inside the panel footer of the child UX get cut off. I mean when it first open it get cut off, then I inspect them in the browser, they show up nicely. And, then when I refresh the page they get cut off again.
    I have tried a lot of way to set the height of the panel footer, add space above/bottom, or using margin, padding but didn't help.

    Does anyone experience the same issue before or have any suggestion to my issue?
    Thanks

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    I sometimes see the same issue with web components where the footer gets pushed off screen. I find it's usually the content in the panelcard or the panelcard itself that is setting the height beyond the visual cue. I think I solved it a couple of times but in different ways. I would try a couple of things, first try to set the panelcard height to screen.height If that doesn't fix it I would then look at a fixed height container and put all the controls in that, which will probably be scrollable by default - leaving the footer to drop where it should, for this to work you would want to know the max height of the container and to start I would set it at a fixed height of 2 inches just to see what happens with the footer then using chromes (or firefarts) debugger to then increase it to the acceptable max. I am not sure that you can use control bars in desktop but I would try that as well. I think they are more easily pinned to the visual bottom than a footer that can get pushed down by the contents of the PC. Hope that helps!
    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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      One last comment, the ability to push the footer down is a feature not a bug, lol
      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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