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Flex Shorthand Property

Set flex shorthand

				
					{"blocks":"<xml xmlns=\"https://developers.google.com/blockly/xml\"><block type=\"Styling_setFlexShorthand\"><field name=\"flexShorthand\">FlexShorthand.ShrinkOnly</field></block></xml>"}
				
			

This block is used to set the flex layout.

Parameters:

          • Screen Item
          • Display setting: shrink only (Default)/grow and shrink/none

Output: N/A
Sample code:

To show the difference, it will be combined with “justify content space-between”.

				
					{"blocks":"<xml xmlns=\"https://developers.google.com/blockly/xml\"><block type=\"ScreenItem_Layout_setJustifyContent\"><field name=\"justification\">CssJustification.SpaceBetween</field><value name=\"this\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainLayout</field></block></value></block></xml>"}
				
			
				
					{"blocks":"<xml xmlns=\"https://developers.google.com/blockly/xml\"><variables><variable>mainLayout</variable><variable>mainScreen</variable><variable>text1</variable><variable>text2</variable></variables><block type=\"pxt-on-start\" x=\"0\" y=\"0\"><statement name=\"HANDLER\"><block type=\"variables_set\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainLayout</field><value name=\"VALUE\"><shadow type=\"math_number\"><field name=\"NUM\">0</field></shadow><block type=\"ScreenItem_createLayout\"/></value><next><block type=\"variables_set\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainScreen</field><value name=\"VALUE\"><shadow type=\"math_number\"><field name=\"NUM\">0</field></shadow><block type=\"Screen_create\"><value name=\"label\"><shadow type=\"text\"><field name=\"TEXT\">Main</field></shadow></value><value name=\"layout\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainLayout</field></block></value></block></value><next><block type=\"ScreenItem_Layout_setJustifyContent\"><field name=\"justification\">CssJustification.SpaceBetween</field><value name=\"this\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainLayout</field></block></value><next><block type=\"Styling_setFlexShorthand\"><field name=\"flexShorthand\">FlexShorthand.ShrinkOnly</field><value name=\"item\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainLayout</field></block></value><next><block type=\"variables_set\"><field name=\"VAR\">text1</field><value name=\"VALUE\"><shadow type=\"math_number\"><field name=\"NUM\">0</field></shadow><block type=\"Control_createTextBlock\"><mutation xmlns=\"http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml\" _expanded=\"1\" _input_init=\"true\"></mutation><value name=\"text\"><shadow type=\"text\"><field name=\"TEXT\">This is text1.</field></shadow></value></block></value><next><block type=\"ScreenItem_Layout_add\"><value name=\"this\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainLayout</field></block></value><value name=\"item\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">text1</field></block></value><next><block type=\"variables_set\"><field name=\"VAR\">text2</field><value name=\"VALUE\"><shadow type=\"math_number\"><field name=\"NUM\">0</field></shadow><block type=\"Control_createTextBlock\"><mutation xmlns=\"http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml\" _expanded=\"1\" _input_init=\"true\"></mutation><value name=\"text\"><shadow type=\"text\"><field name=\"TEXT\">This is text2.</field></shadow></value></block></value><next><block type=\"ScreenItem_Layout_add\"><value name=\"this\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">mainLayout</field></block></value><value name=\"item\"><block type=\"variables_get\"><field name=\"VAR\">text2</field></block></value></block></next></block></next></block></next></block></next></block></next></block></next></block></next></block></statement></block></xml>"}
				
			

When setting it to shrink only, the output:

When setting it to grow and shrink, the output:

When setting it to none, the output:

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