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by rjd
Mon Jul 23, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Option Menu
Replies: 9
Views: 497

Re: Option Menu

Hi Craig -- do you have an example stack of a dropDown field that does what you are describing below? The filtering of the items in a large list to limit choices after a few characters are typed sounds like something useful in many similar cases (like a search). That is an awfully long list. I would...
by rjd
Thu Jul 12, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: How many days until ...
Replies: 18
Views: 635

Re: How many days until ...

Thank you for your suggestions and some good hints on how to approach this. I'll give it a go :D
by rjd
Thu Jul 12, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: How many days until ...
Replies: 18
Views: 635

Re: How many days until ...

Yes, I know what you mean -- as with the majority of tasks done with Livecode, and as you noted, there are many ways to do something. I'm sure another cool solution will surface here 8)
by rjd
Thu Jul 12, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: How many days until ...
Replies: 18
Views: 635

Re: How many days until ...

Mind reading would be good to have sometimes when dealing with co-workers =( I'm working on sending reminders on a certain day. If the reminder day is a Saturday (regardless of the date of that Saturday), I was hoping to have a basic countdown timer of sorts to display to the user. Something like .....
by rjd
Thu Jul 12, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: How many days until ...
Replies: 18
Views: 635

Re: How many days until ...

Ah that looks simple enough -- but what if I don't know the date of the 'next' Saturday (or whatever day a user chooses)?
by rjd
Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:49 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: How many days until ...
Replies: 18
Views: 635

How many days until ...

Hi Livecoders - how can I calculate how much time it will be until next Saturday?
by rjd
Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: widget icon glow
Replies: 5
Views: 323

widget icon glow

Hi - Is there a way to make a SVG icon glow on mouseEnter without creating custom icons? The outerglow property doesn't seem to apply here :(
by rjd
Tue Mar 20, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: scripting a click on a tab panel
Replies: 3
Views: 236

Re: scripting a click on a tab panel

Thanks for the quick response, Klaus! I don't know how I didn't come across that in my searches but I'm so glad you knew it =)
by rjd
Tue Mar 20, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: scripting a click on a tab panel
Replies: 3
Views: 236

scripting a click on a tab panel

Hi - is there a way to script a tab selection on a tab panel control? I've tried mouseUp and menuItem "tab 1" but those didn't work. I want to select a specific tab to open depending on a user's keyboard shortcut. Couldn't find anything else in the docs or forum yet to try. Thanks! on rawKeyDown the...
by rjd
Mon Mar 12, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Animation Engine
Topic: pop-up video
Replies: 4
Views: 1288

Re: pop-up video

Hi Richmond - yep! That is great and thank you so much for the quick response. I will try to make some sense of the code and hopefully learn a thing or two :D
by rjd
Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Animation Engine
Topic: pop-up video
Replies: 4
Views: 1288

pop-up video

Hi - is there a canned animation or does anyone have one that does a pop-up video (a la old school VH-1 video series) effect? It's like a bubble field with text that 'pops' onto the screen with a little enlarge then shrink to final size effect. I don't know if I'm describing it correctly but some ex...

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