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by richmond62
Sun Oct 20, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

As we have Visual Effects in LiveCode:

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on mouseUp
visual effect"checkerboard"
go next
end mouseUp
Why don't we have a raft of Checkmarks in LiveCode:

pseudocode

set the checkmark of menuItem to "hollow bullet"
by richmond62
Sun Oct 20, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Preventing duplicate input
Replies: 19
Views: 444

Re: Preventing duplicate input

I do think changing the keyDowns to keyUps should make a significant difference as one cannot keep "pressing up" on a key. However that was not the OP's Q: it related to keyDowns. Of course one could poll the state of a mouse using mouseStillDown , err . . . and . . . maybe it is time to start badge...
by richmond62
Sun Oct 20, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Preventing duplicate input
Replies: 19
Views: 444

Re: Preventing duplicate input

Sorry to cause so much anxiety.
You didn't, in my case at least, I rather enjoyed the meditative experience. 8)
by richmond62
Sun Oct 20, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

Bullets, Checkmarks (ticks), Diamonds, et al. Why not "go the whole hog" and have a family of terms to allow us to apply all sorts of symbols? Back to Wikipedia: - Screen Shot 2019-10-20 at 12.38.49 PM.png - Oh, and the checkmark with which we started, which for some reason, forbye. is not included ...
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

demonized, perhaps? :D
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

Americans will call this: √ a check , while people from Britain will call that a tick . The other thing is a diamond. So, let this √ be checked , and this ◆ be marked or bulleted or somesuch. Pedantic sorts will call that diamond a diamond bullet . https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bullet_(typography) J...
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

an adjective, like
set the checked of menuItem x to (true/false)
seems pretty appropriate for this language.
That sounds the best idea so far.
soliciting opinions
Erm . . . decided NOT to post an extremely vulgar picture here. 8)
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

Stick with checksign, as tickmark
sounds a bit like Ostmark. 8)
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badMark.jpg
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I am not sure why you are anti adjectives as most Object Properties are adjectives . . .
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

checksign sounds OK,

although you could use tick.
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

Um . . .

used


selected
(well, maybe not, that would cause confusion)

starred
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

IMac_G5.png
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My iMac G5 running Mac OS 10.4 and Mac 9.2 is priceless as I can run HyperCard on it.
by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

This is also odd (HyperCard 2.4):
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checkmark.png
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With the help of:
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by richmond62
Sat Oct 19, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Mark menu item as checked
Replies: 42
Views: 768

Re: Mark menu item as checked

When was it ever present
Maybe never.

It would be interesting to know if it was ever implemented in MetaCard.

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