[Laszlo-user] Secret to getting scroll wheel to work? CORRECTION

Michael Gregor mgregor at laszlosystems.com
Fri Mar 31 16:38:55 EST 2006

  I'm sending you onward as I cannot help any more than I might have...


On Fri, Mar 31, 2006 at  1:12 PM, James Howe wrote:

> Ok, that explains it.  I've been running under Windows FF and not 
> seeing  the scrolling work.  I just tried it under IE (7 beta 2) and 
> indeed the  message grid does scroll.  Why is the behavior different? 
> I would have  thought that the Flash component would work the same in 
> either  environment.  Also, I still don't see scroll wheel behavior in 
> the LZR  Reference, even when I run under IE.  Is scrolling only 
> available with the  Grid control or is there something else going on? 
> Also, when I run my  application with a Grid in IE, the only scrolling 
> which occurs is  left/right scrolling (which is the same behavior that 
> I get in FF).  I'm  running 3.2 with a Flash 8 player and I've tried 
> compiling for both Flash  7 and Flash 8 but I'm not seeing any 
> different behavior.  Last I heard,  your message grid was something 
> custom that you created and not the  standard grid control.  Is that 
> still true?
> On Fri, 31 Mar 2006 15:59:06 -0500, Michael Gregor 
> <mgregor at laszlosystems.com> wrote:
>>   Currently with what is deployed on LaszloMail.com.
>> The scroll wheel scrolls the Iframe in WIN FF, soon to come in the 
>> next  release for WIN IE. The scroll wheel scrolls the message grid 
>> (A LZX  component) in IE WIN.
>> The only thing I can say is test with IE WIN first.
>> MG
>> On Fri, Mar 31, 2006 at  9:35 AM, Benjamin Shine wrote:
>>> On Mar 31, 2006, at 6:36 AM, James Howe wrote:
>>>> On Thu, 30 Mar 2006 22:51:09 -0500, Max Carlson 
>>>> <max at laszlosystems.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>> James Howe wrote:
>>>>>> Is there some special trick needed to get the mouse scroll wheel 
>>>>>> to
>>>>>> work  with a Laszlo application?  I've read the documentation and 
>>>>>> it
>>>>>> seems that  it should be working, but it's not.  I've also 
>>>>>> noticed  that
>>>>>> the scroll  wheel doesn't work with the Laszlo Explorer 
>>>>>> application.
>>>>>> However, in  Laszlo Mail the scroll wheel does work.  What's the 
>>>>>> secret?
>>>>>>  Thanks!
>>>>> FWIW, the scroll wheel only works in Windows.  This is due to a
>>>>> limitation in Flash.
>>>> I'm running it in Windows and I still can't get it to work, 
>>>> although  it
>>>> does work when I run LaszloMail so clearly they are doing something
>>>> different than what I'm doing.
>>> I think Laszlo Mail uses an iframe for scrolling in the message 
>>> viewer.  I'm cc'ing Michael Gregor, who owns that part of the 
>>> system.
>>> -ben
> -- 
> James Howe

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