[Lazarus] Grouping radio buttons

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Mon Mar 19 20:01:09 CET 2012

On Mon, 19 Mar 2012 18:14:20 +0100
J├╝rgen Hestermann <juergen.hestermann at gmx.de> wrote:

> Mattias Gaertner schrieb:
>  >
>  >> Is it possible (and if yes, how) to group some radio buttons
>  >> so that only one of each group can be selected?
>  >
>  > Use a TRadioGroup or put the radiobuttons on a panel.
>  > Hint: A Panel can become invisible with BevelOuter=bvNone.
> I already read a bit about TRadioGroup. But it seems that this restricts 
> the physical location of the buttons on the form or am I wrong? I would 
> like to be able to place the radio buttons at arbitrary places on the form.
> A panel seems to be doable but it's still awkward. Now the locations of 
> the radio buttons are located relative to the panel and I have to 
> rearrange them all. I thought that there is some logical grouping that 
> is independend from the visible location but it seems this does not exist.

Well, placing them randomly would confuse users.

In a panel you can place the radiobuttons anywhere you want.


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