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Animation is an output widget. It can play the preloaded image as an animation. Several playing features can be set.

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Widget Property


Property Description Operation
Widget Name Widget displayed name Name
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Visibility Control

Property Description Operation
Binding Hidden Control Register Select a binding register to control the visibility of this widget Checkbox
Hidden Control Register Choose a binding regsiter Register Selector

Image Collection Setting

Property Description Operation
Image Collection Please refer to Image Collection Management for more details Image Collection Management

Animation Setting

Property Description Operation
Starting Image Set the animation’s starting image. The index of this image must be smaller than that of the ending image. Number Editor
Ending Image Set the animation’s ending image. The index of this image must be larger than that of the starting image. Number Editor
Playing Time in ms Seting the playing time in ms for playing the entire animation Number Editor

Trigger Event Setting

Property Description Operation
Enable Trigger Event Enable the triggering register. If disabled, the anmiation play by itself repeatedly. If a trigger register is used, the register’s value decides to play the anmiation or not. Checkbox
Bining Trigger Register Select a register to be the trigger. If the register’s value is 0, the animation stops playing Register Selector


Property Description Operation
Play Animation The widget automatically play the animation once  

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Enable Trigger Event

Property Description Operation
Enable Trigger Event The same function as that in Trigger Event Setting tab Checkbox

Widget-Specific Actions

Property Description Operation
Preview Animation Playing the entire animation once  
Reset to Origianl Size Reset the widget’s size to the default value Reset Editor
Reset Ratio by Width Reset the widget’s aspect ratio based on the width Reset Editor
Reset Raito by Height Reset the widget’s aspect ratio based on the height Reset Editor
Preview Press Animation Preview the widget action when pressed  
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