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represents a progress indicator with setting x in the range 0 to 1.
takes the setting to be the dynamically updated current value of x.
ProgressIndicator[x, {xmin, xmax}]
represents a progress indicator with range xmin to xmax.
ProgressIndicator[x, Indeterminate]
represents a progress indicator with indeterminate range.
  • ProgressIndicator[...] displays in a notebook as a progress indicator going from left to right; it does not allow interactive modification.
  • The following options can be given:
AppearanceAutomaticthe overall appearance of the progress indicator
BaselinePositionAutomaticalignment relative to surrounding text
BaseStyle{}base style for the progress indicator
ImageMargins0margins around the image of the progress indicator
ImageSizeAutomaticthe overall image size of the progress indicator
  • The settings for BaseStyle are appended to the default style typically given by the "ProgressIndicator" style in the current stylesheet.
New in 6