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by Lagi Pittas
Tue Mar 31, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Reducing Letters typed on a Push Button
Replies: 10
Views: 1927

Re: Reducing Letters typed on a Push Button

Now you're both teasing .... or just .. :twisted:
by Lagi Pittas
Tue Mar 31, 2015 10:06 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Reducing Letters typed on a Push Button
Replies: 10
Views: 1927

Re: Reducing Letters typed on a Push Button

Hi

What was the actual question ? I don't have a Rosetta Stone to decipher "...................." :?

Lagi
by Lagi Pittas
Mon Mar 30, 2015 5:03 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [Solved] How to check if the date is today or note
Replies: 9
Views: 2270

Re: How to check if the date is today or note

Hi jacque

Thanks for edifying me on that. I thought about the seconds but didn't know it used midnight for all , I just assumed it was "Real Seconds"
and didn't want (know how?) to make the adjustment.

Regards Lagi
by Lagi Pittas
Mon Mar 30, 2015 12:13 pm
Forum: Engine Contributors
Topic: Retaining Backwards Compatibility in a Changing World
Replies: 52
Views: 19610

Re: Retaining Backwards Compatibility in a Changing World

Hi I very much agree with mickpitkin92 . but I would go about it in a different way "Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have top do it himself" :wink: First the problem of managing legacy commands/functions etc. - my suggestion would be that a switch back to legacy could be made on a more...
by Lagi Pittas
Mon Mar 30, 2015 10:58 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [Solved] How to check if the date is today or note
Replies: 9
Views: 2270

Re: How to check if the date is today or not

Hi "the date" - will get you today's date but that will return "03/30/15" for me today (30th of March 2015) the American English Format so I need the system date which will pass back the date in the User's home country format (i.e. what is setup in the regional settings) So putting "30/03/2015" into...
by Lagi Pittas
Wed Feb 18, 2015 8:13 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [SOLVED]-CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION
Replies: 9
Views: 1833

[SOLVED] CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION

Hi After another couple of hours where my meticulous naming conventions lost the plot ... And I mixed up EditCellofIndex for editcell (quite why index is different to the row when I only loaded 4 rows in the content field I'll never know, unless its to do with headers sorting the columns). Anyway he...
by Lagi Pittas
Wed Feb 18, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [SOLVED]-CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION
Replies: 9
Views: 1833

Re: CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION

HI I was not calling closefiled I meant I was trying to trap it. Actually its with the closefieldeditor I was trapping for the grid. I put this code put the dgHilitedLines of group "datagrid 1" into theLine  put the dgcolumn of the target into theColumn send "EditKeyOfIndex theColumn, theline" to th...
by Lagi Pittas
Wed Feb 18, 2015 5:32 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [SOLVED]-CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION
Replies: 9
Views: 1833

Re: CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION

Hi Thank you for all your help. I created a small test stack and "played" for about 4 hours - I have nothing better to do of course. :wink: Here are a few of the handlers I played with on RawKeyDown local lnRow, lcContents, laRowData global lcTheData put the dgHilitedLines of group me into lnRow put...
by Lagi Pittas
Tue Feb 17, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [SOLVED]-CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION
Replies: 9
Views: 1833

[SOLVED]-CLOSEFIELD EXITFIELD FOCUSIN GRID VALIDATION

HI WE have all these handlers we can "override" like closefield , exitfield, focusin, focusout , enterinfield (which is actually the RETURN key ) enter is the key on the numeric keypad. They are not consistent as to when they are called - Ive tried to call closefield from the datagrid script, the co...
by Lagi Pittas
Thu Feb 05, 2015 12:05 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [SOLVED]-Setting the field Background color in a datgrid
Replies: 2
Views: 736

[SOLVED] -Setting the field Background color in a datgrid

Thanks Klaus

Setting the opaque to TRUE did the trick

oops! I typed false in the original post but am confirming that setting opaque to TRUE as Klaus suggested works.


Thanks again

Lagi
by Lagi Pittas
Wed Feb 04, 2015 8:05 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: [SOLVED]-Setting the field Background color in a datgrid
Replies: 2
Views: 736

[SOLVED]-Setting the field Background color in a datgrid

Hi I have managed to change all but one of the properties of the fields/cells in a grid. Basically using the "column name 000x" in a button set the textalign of field "Col2 0003" of group "dg2" to "CENTER" <-- works set the textcolor of field "Col2 0002" of group "dg2" to "RED" <-- works set the hil...
by Lagi Pittas
Mon Feb 02, 2015 1:05 pm
Forum: rGrid
Topic: Error on loading
Replies: 6
Views: 6086

Re: Error on loading

Hi Mats, Is the problem possible to work around easily or has livecode broken it for good? I really don't want to have different versions of livecode running - will you be fixing it soon or at least give me an idea what it could be? Anybody in the livecode team got any idea what has been broken? Tha...
by Lagi Pittas
Wed Jan 28, 2015 1:16 pm
Forum: rGrid
Topic: Error on loading
Replies: 6
Views: 6086

Error on loading

Hi I downloaded rgrid 1.6 I loaded it into the latest commercial stable edition on a Mac. If I click on directory that works. As soon as I click on demo I get this error "button "rGridBehavior": execution error at line 4389 (Chunk: no such object), char 12" if there is a grp id tContainerID then put...
by Lagi Pittas
Tue Jan 20, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: SOLVED:setting focus and editing field programmatically
Replies: 3
Views: 1107

SOLVED: setting focus and editing field programmatically

HI I suppose it's RTFM (Read The Fine Manual) time - seems the Datagrid being a group can't get focus so we have to use : set the dgFocus of group "grid1" to true|false Now I have been trying to do the next part of opening up the cell for editing WITHOUT needing to double click. Infact what I wanted...
by Lagi Pittas
Tue Jan 20, 2015 1:01 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: SOLVED:setting focus and editing field programmatically
Replies: 3
Views: 1107

Re: setting focus and editing field programmatically

Hi Simon Thanks for the reply The second line is like you said, I just mistyped in my post Ibshoukd have cut and pasted Both lines give no errors when I press apply The second only gives the error when executing the line. I was hoping if I could get the focus workingb then I could at least send a do...

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