The tixComboBox command creates a
new tixComboBox mega-widget named
tixComboBox class is derived from the
tixLabelWidget class. It provides an entry
widget whose value is connected to the selected item of a
The tixComboBox supports two selection modes with the
-selectmode option. When the mode is
immediate, the current value is changed
immediately when the user enters a keystroke in the entry
subwidgets or clicks (or drags over) an item in the listbox.
When the mode is
browse, the current value
is not changed until the user presses the Return key or
double-clicks an item in the listbox. The selected item in the
listbox or what the user has typed so far is made the
temporary value (see the -selection
option). If the user presses the Escape key, the string
displayed in the entry is changed back to the current
How the string in the entry subwidget should be aligned.
Bitmap to use for arrow button beside the entry subwidget.
Command to be called when the selection mode is
browse and the temporary value has
Command to be called when tixComboBox is invoked or when its current value is changed.
Bitmap to use in cross button to the left of the entry subwidget.