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by Klaus
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Experienced Developers
Topic: Coding an Update Functionality for an LC App ?
Replies: 15
Views: 261

Re: Coding an Update Functionality for an LC App ?

Ah, error checking!
Add this after the go url... line:
...
if the result <> EMPTY then
answer the result
end if
...
May give a hint, if the download fails for whatever reason.
by Klaus
Sat Jan 20, 2018 10:57 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Experienced Developers
Topic: Coding an Update Functionality for an LC App ?
Replies: 15
Views: 261

Re: Coding an Update Functionality for an LC App ?

Replace
-> Select all
with
-> on openstack
8)
Dont close the launcher stack for testing and try again.
by Klaus
Sat Jan 20, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Kontakte vom Smartphone auslesen
Replies: 1
Views: 55

Re: Kontakte vom Smartphone auslesen

Hi Gille, 1. welcome to the forum! :D 2. Although we have one or two german users (including me) here in the forum, the official forum language is ENGLISH in this forum! So please re-post your question in english. Here you will find a german Livecode forum: http://www.livecode-blog.de/forums/forum/d...
by Klaus
Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Embed An EXE File Within Application
Replies: 4
Views: 74

Re: Embed An EXE File Within Application

Hi Googie,

"suck in:"
...
set the cBigExeFile of this stack to url("binfile:" & path_to_exe_file)
...
"Spit out":
...
put the cBigExeFile of this stack into url("binfile:" & new_path_to_exe_file)
...
:D


Best

Klaus
by Klaus
Fri Jan 19, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Experienced Developers
Topic: Downloading pdfs
Replies: 8
Views: 216

Re: Downloading pdfs

This worked fine for me: on mouseUp put specialfolderpath("desktop") & "/sample.pdf" into tTargetFolder put "http://www.africau.edu/images/default/sample.pdf" into tSourceFolder put url(tSourceFolder) into url("binfile:" & tTargetfolder) answer IT & CR & the result end mouseUp IT and THE RESULT were...
by Klaus
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Data Grid Helper
Topic: Hiding column data ....but how to hide Column itself ?
Replies: 2
Views: 64

Re: Hiding column data ....but how to hide Column itself ?

Hola teriibi,

you code works as advertized here in a fresh stack and a fresh datagrid with 2 columns:

Code: Select all

on mouseup
   set the dgColumnIsVisible["col 2"] of grp 1 to false
   set the dgColumnIsVisible["col 1"] of grp 1 to false
end mouseup
?

Best

Klaus
by Klaus
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Complete Noob Desperate for Help!
Replies: 6
Views: 196

Re: Complete Noob Desperate for Help!

Hi eferhilda,

it REALLY DOES matter!

Please read this article to get some more detailed info about the "message hierarchy" in Livecode:
http://www.fourthworld.com/embassy/arti ... _path.html

Best

Klaus
by Klaus
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: A darker Background editor ! Or more colors to the existing one.
Replies: 38
Views: 677

Re: A darker Background editor ! Or more colors to the existing one.

Hola teriibi, ... ps: EDIT: ..and why is the IDE Background taking all over my Desktop when I d like it to be resizable. I cant grab other windows from the background without several clic of mouse...its counter productive not to be able to display 2 distinc App opened side by side on your monitor.. ...
by Klaus
Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Usability and capacity of the play command
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Usability and capacity of the play command

Since this is really not a feature request, I will move this thread to the Beginners section.
by Klaus
Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Experienced Developers
Topic: Downloading pdfs
Replies: 8
Views: 216

Re: Downloading pdfs

HI Gerry, welcome back! :D Use a simple repeat loop: ... put specialfolderpath("desktop") & "/" into tTargetFolder put "http://webserver.com/" into tSourceFolder repeat with i = 1 to 524 put url(tSourceFolder & i) into url("binfile:" & tTargetfolder & i & ".pdf") ## Give engine some time to "breathe...
by Klaus
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Usability and capacity of the play command
Replies: 2
Views: 89

Re: Usability and capacity of the play command

Hi Heiko, 1. welcome to the forum! :D 2. Maybe I can play this sound a b c d as well. But I have not been able to put that sound into the commandline. LIke play ~/bla.aiff a b c d. How can I do this if this is possible? no, this is not possible in Livecode. And as far as I remember this was only pos...
by Klaus
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Complete Noob Desperate for Help!
Replies: 6
Views: 196

Re: Complete Noob Desperate for Help!

Hi eferhilda,

1. welcome to the forum! :D

2. Here some lessons from the mothership:
http://lessons.livecode.com

3. And here some very good stacks for the basics of Livecode:
http://www.hyperactivesw.com/revscriptc ... ences.html

Best

Klaus
by Klaus
Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Databases
Topic: database works fine in Livecode, not in Android
Replies: 11
Views: 238

Re: database works fine in Livecode, not in Android

Hi Manuel, I don't own a cellphone or something, so I cannot tell you where specialfolderpath("documents") actually is on your device, but should be a folder inside of the application bundle. Just add a button to your app and check it yourself on the devide: on mouseup answer specialfolderpath("docu...
by Klaus
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Android Deployment
Topic: Saving data on Android
Replies: 9
Views: 207

Re: Saving data on Android

DolphinTech wrote:
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:46 pm
I could not find the data stored by specialFolderPath("cache") on my phone. Do you know where it is saved?
Sorry, no idea! Just add a button and check it by yourself on the device:
...
answer specialfolderpath("cache")
...
:D

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