|Used by the developer to configure the shadows cast by controls.
Objects: Theme for Smart Devices
Platforms: Smart Devices(Android, IOS)
Controls: Attribute/Variable, Button, Grid, Group, Image, Tab, Table, Text Block
This property accepts positive numerical values indicating how much shadow the developers want to show.
By default, its value is empty (semantically represents 0).
This property applies both at run-time and at design-time.
Following Material Design guidelines, the examples below are based on customized buttons.
Previously, in the Theme classes section for Android, these settings were made:
- Border Style = solid
- Border Color = 14BBCC
- Border Width = 1dip
- Border Radius = 60 dips
- Background Color = 14BBCC
Next, after dragging the button control from the Toolbox to an abstract layout of a Panel or Work With for Smart Devices, these settings were made:
- Width = 40
- Height = 40
- Image = <an_add_to_cart_icon>
- Class = <class_previously_created>
With this configuration, the button will have a rounded look with a small icon inside it.
Finally, after changing the Elevation property in the Theme class, the effects achieved are shown in the following table:
This property is available since GeneXus 15.