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XmVaCreateDropDown(3) Library Functions Manual XmVaCreateDropDown(3)


XmVaCreateDropDown, XmVaCreateManagedDropDown — A DropDown widget convenience creation functions. "XmVaCreateDropDown" "XmVaCreateManagedDropDown" "creation functions" "XmVaCreateDropDown"


#include <Xm/DropDown.h>
Widget XmVaCreateDropDown(
Widget parent,
String name,
Widget XmVaCreateManagedDropDown(
Widget parent,
String name,


These functions create an instance of a DropDown widget and returns the associated widget ID. These routines use the ANSI C variable-length argument list (varargs) calling convention.

The XmVaCreateDropDown function is a convenience routine that calls XtCreateWidget.

The XmVaCreateManagedDropDown function is a convenience routine that calls XtCreateManagedWidget.

Specifies the parent widget ID.
Specifies the name of the created widget.
Specifies the variable argument list to override the resource defaults.

For a complete definition of DropDown and its associated resources, see XmDropDown(3).


Returns the DropDown widget ID.


XmDropDown(3), XmCreateDropDown(3), XtCreateWidget(3), and XtCreateManagedWidget(3).