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by DaltonCalford
Mon Jul 18, 2011 2:27 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Tool bar not moving
Replies: 5
Views: 3518

Re: Tool bar not moving

Thanks - that was the solution - in fact, once I moved it with the alt key, I did not have to use the alt key again, it now moves freely just like windows.
by DaltonCalford
Mon Jul 18, 2011 2:24 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Working with Groups in script
Replies: 9
Views: 1554

Re: Working with Groups in script

Hey Guys, Thanks for the hint to "me". Here is a simple example of what I am trying to do. I have a group. It has the name "my group". The group contains a polygon named "polygon" and a label called "count" There is a script on the group that responds to the mouseUP event. Everytime the group is cli...
by DaltonCalford
Sun Jul 17, 2011 8:51 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Working with Groups in script
Replies: 9
Views: 1554

Re: Working with Groups in script

Hi Klaus, I have a group of 5 controls in a single group. I click on the group and depending on the current settings of the current group, the settings will change and perhaps even change the settings on other groups. That group is repeated hundreds of time on screen. I can either individually creat...
by DaltonCalford
Sun Jul 17, 2011 8:12 pm
Forum: Linux
Topic: Tool bar not moving
Replies: 5
Views: 3518

Re: Tool bar not moving

wsamples wrote:Can you move it by pressing "alt" while grabbing it? I can't move the Tools Palette without doing that.
I can move it without the "alt" under windows - never tried using alt under linux, I will give that a try, thanks.
by DaltonCalford
Sun Jul 17, 2011 8:10 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Working with Groups in script
Replies: 9
Views: 1554

Re: Working with Groups in script

Hi Klaus, I will have a few hundred copies of each group and I want to use the same script without having to modify each one - I tried looking up the syntax of OF GRP in the livecode dictionary but I could not find any reference to it. I am looking to do something like this - can you show me a link ...
by DaltonCalford
Sun Jul 17, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: Linux
Topic: Tool bar not moving
Replies: 5
Views: 3518

Tool bar not moving

I use Kubuntu 11.04 and livecode 4.6.2

The toolbar is fixed in place and I can not change it's placement, but I can under windows - can anyone tell me what setting I need to change to allow me to move the toolbar?
by DaltonCalford
Sun Jul 17, 2011 5:15 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Working with Groups in script
Replies: 9
Views: 1554

Working with Groups in script

How do I address controls within the current group vs those in other groups? I have a set of simple controls that I have a mouseup script defined. I then copied and pasted the group onto the same card. When I click on the copied group, the script changes the properties of the original group instead ...

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