The Maximize Button

Presence

The Maximize button appears when the `resizeable attribute is 1 (the default) and
  • the object is top level, or
  • the object is a popup whose `head attribute is 1 (the default).

Its presence is not otherwise controllable.

Function

When the left mouse button is pressed on it, the widget is enlarged to occupy the entire screen.  (It is contracted to its previous size when the Restore menu button is pressed.)

When the right mouse button is pressed on it, the window manager menu appears (see the menu button).

Size

The size of the Maximize button is controlled by the window manager; there is no A+ interface for it.

Color

The color of the Maximize button is controlled by the window manager; there is no A+ interface for it.


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