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enable subscript and superscript in UI text messages

Status: Under Consideration
by Trusted Enthusiast on ‎11-06-2010 12:14 PM

When designing a UI it is sometimes necessary to have text composed of indices and superscripts, e.g. R^2, chi^2, ...

 

Right now this can be accomplished only by using several texts in different sizes and by manually aligning these text fragments. This is quite tedious :smileysad:

 

Hence I would suggest permitting simple control sequences to automatically have text parts in superscript, subscript, italics and bold within the very same text message (possibly similar to HTML)

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by Active Participant LuisG on ‎12-13-2010 09:26 PM
Status changed to: Under Consideration
 
by Active Participant yenknip on ‎05-18-2011 06:13 AM
by Trusted Enthusiast on ‎05-18-2011 06:56 AM

oh, well,

 

it may not be a unique suggestion, and I did not claim it to be inventive either, but at least it is unique for LabWindows/CVI...

 

Actually I don't care if the feature exists (or has been suggested) for LabVIEW because I'm using LabWindows/CVI...:smileywink:

by Active Participant yenknip on ‎05-19-2011 07:30 AM

Oooooh, didn't notice it was LW/CVI; I was going to post the other idea post in the Lonely Orphans thread, and found this one in my searches.

by Trusted Enthusiast on ‎08-08-2011 03:10 AM

This suggestion is particularly important for table controls where column labels etc. can not be manually assembled from two separate text fragments

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