RadSpell Window Width

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  1. Jillian
    Jillian avatar
    16 posts
    Member since:
    Aug 2011

    Posted 14 Mar 2012 Link to this post

    I am using the RadSpell with an MVC web application. The buttons at the side and bottom are cut off in both IE and Firefox.  How can I change the width and height of the rad spell window?

  2. Rumen
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    14105 posts

    Posted 16 Mar 2012 Link to this post


    You can change the dimensions of the RadWindow spellchecker dialog using the following script:
    <telerik:RadSpell ID="RadSpell1" OnClientLoad="OnClientLoad" runat="server" ControlToCheck="TextBox1">
    <asp:TextBox ID="TextBox1" runat="server"></asp:TextBox>
    <script type="text/javascript">
        function OnClientLoad(spell) {
            var wnd = spell.get_dialogOpener()._getDialogContainer("SpellCheckDialog");
            wnd.add_show(function () {
                setTimeout(function () {
                    wnd.setSize(500, 500)
                }, 10);

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  3. Jillian
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    16 posts
    Member since:
    Aug 2011

    Posted 16 Mar 2012 Link to this post

    Using _getDialogContainer did not work.  My _dialogContainers objec was empty.  What finally did change my window size was this.

    <span style="color: blue;">function</span> OnClientLoad(spell) {
                <span style="color: blue;">var</span> wnd = spell.get_dialogOpener();
                <span style="color: blue;">var</span> wnd = wnd._getDialogDefinition(<span style="color: maroon;">"SpellCheckDialog"</span>);
                wnd.Width = <span style="color: maroon;">"550px"</span>;
                wnd.Height = <span style="color: maroon;">"500px"</span>;
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