This post is part of series of posts to help developers develop great user interfaces.
One way to take your FireMonkey HD application into the the 3rd dimension is to make a concave user interface. This interface simply consists of several TLayer3Ds, arranged in a concave fashion. Each TLayer3D simply is the parent of a form on a different unit. Its that simple!
Well, not quite. You need this bit of code.
This function takes in an X,Y position of your concave user interface, along with other important info, and returns the position, width, and height of your TLayer3D! All you need to do is fill your 3D interface with TLayer3D components, and call this function to set the positions!
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