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Stretching Cards to the View

In Single Card, Row, Column, MultiRow and MultiColumn layouts, cards can be stretched into the View. When cards are arranged into a row(s), they can be stretched to fully fill the View's height. When cards are arranged into a column(s), they can be stretched to fill the View's width. In a single card display mode, the current card can be stretched horizontally and vertically simultaneously.

To stretch cards into the view area, use the StretchCardToViewHeight and StretchCardToViewWidth properties. In a single card display mode, these options can be accessed via the LayoutView.OptionsSingleRecordMode object. In other modes, use the StretchCardToViewHeight and StretchCardToViewWidth properties, available via the LayoutView.OptionsMultiRecordMode object.

When card stretching is enabled, cards cannot be arranged into multiple rows/columns. If the MultiRow or MultiColumn layout is applied, cards are always arranged into a single row/column.

The following image shows a sample Layout View, where cards are arranged in a row and stretched vertically (the LayoutViewOptionsMultiRecordMode.StretchCardToViewHeight option is enabled).

Displaying a single card and stretching it into the View allows you to imitate a detail entry form. The following image shows this Layout View (both the LayoutViewOptionsSingleRecordMode.StretchCardToViewHeight and LayoutViewOptionsSingleRecordMode.StretchCardToViewWidth options are enabled):

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