(x,y) Co-ordinate System

The co-ordinate origin of a window is its top left corner. Positive co-ordinate values indicate positions to the right and down from the origin. Negative values are also valid, and indicate co-ordinates outside the window's extent.

Variant: Both (ScreenPlay and non-ScreenPlay). Target audience: Application developers.

Each window has a position, which is the position of its origin relative to its parent’s origin. If its parent is a window group, then its position is effectively relative to the top left corner of the screen or display device, because window groups do not have a size.

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