(this is an animated gif, it is is much smoother in real usage)
BBScrollingLabel is similar to XUI Views ScrollingLabel, however it is based on BCTextEngine and can therefore display formatted text.
It is cross platform.
- Download the b4xlib and put it in the B4X additional library folder: https://www.b4x.com/android/forum/threads/103165/#content
- Add reference to BBScrollingLabel and BCTextEngine : https://www.b4x.com/android/forum/t...-bbcode-parser-rich-text-view.106207/#content
- Add BBScrollingLabel with the designer.
Sub Globals Private BBScrollingLabel1 As BBScrollingLabel Private TextEngine As BCTextEngine End Sub Sub Activity_Create(FirstTime As Boolean) Activity.LoadLayout("1") TextEngine.Initialize(Activity) 'change to Form.RootPane in B4J or Page.RootPanel in B4i BBScrollingLabel1.TextEngine = TextEngine BBScrollingLabel1.Text = $"[b][u]BBScrollingLabel[/u][/b]: [color=red]Red[/color] [color=0xFF08B31F]Green[/color] [color=blue]Blue[/color]. More information: [url]https://www.b4x.com[/url]..............."$ End Sub Sub Activity_Resume 'this is required in B4A only (when not using B4XPages). It resumes the animation after the activity was paused. BBScrollingLabel1.Text = BBScrollingLabel1.Text End Sub
v1.03 - Fixes an issue where previous text wasn't cleared.
v1.02 - Fixes an issue in B4i where the label is resized before it is ready.
v1.01 - Fixes crash when text is empty.
- New MaxWidth designer property. Sets the maximum width of the full text.