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by jiml
Sun Nov 29, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: setting the textstyle of words found after looping
Replies: 6
Views: 273

Re: setting the textstyle of words found after looping

And just for fun another way: on mouseUp set the textstyle of char 1 to -1 of fld b to plain repeat for each line cLine in fld A repeat forever find whole cLine in fld b if the foundchunk = "" then exit repeat do "set the textstyle of" && the foundchunk && "to underline" end repeat end repeat end mo...
by jiml
Fri Nov 06, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: swipe left, swipe right
Replies: 16
Views: 1153

Re: swipe left, swipe right

Hi Mark, go to the first card go to the last card are both acceptable LC commands. You have named cards "the first card" and "the last card". And you properly quote the names in your handlers, so it works OK. But you might consider a different naming scheme to avoid inevitable confusion if you happe...
by jiml
Thu Nov 05, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: SoCal LiveCode Group
Topic: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting
Replies: 7
Views: 2260

Re: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting

OK

Thanks Clarence. Take care!
by jiml
Thu Nov 05, 2020 2:31 am
Forum: SoCal LiveCode Group
Topic: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting
Replies: 7
Views: 2260

Re: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting

Is there a november 2020 online meeting?

JimL
by jiml
Tue Nov 03, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Handling situations where a requested card doesn't exist
Replies: 9
Views: 881

Re: Handling situations where a requested card doesn't exist

what I basically wanted to do was to delete a line of a list that contained some defined text.
You may find the FILTER command useful too.

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filter fld "myField" without "*tTextToDelete*"
by jiml
Mon Nov 02, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: iOS Deployment
Topic: Does geoLib exist?
Replies: 2
Views: 1169

Re: Does geoLib exist?

Herman posted this.
## basicGeoLib [-hh fecit, Sep 2019] ##
## getDistance() and getDistanceFromLine is based on: ##
## https://github.com/manuelbieh/geolib (MIT licensed) ##
by jiml
Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: custom 'widgets'
Replies: 35
Views: 2117

Re: custom 'widgets'

If you're really lazy try this variation on your stack:

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go url "http://netrin.on-rev.com/misc/Popover_Lambert.livecode"
Jim Lambert
by jiml
Thu Oct 22, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Multimedia
Topic: Export Snapshot into Card
Replies: 7
Views: 525

Re: Export Snapshot into Card

Hi,

While you can name an image "Image" it may lead to later confusion.
Same with a card named "Code" in a stack named "Code"

I speak from hard learned experience. :D

JimL
by jiml
Mon Oct 05, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: Moving and expanding Text Field Objects
Replies: 7
Views: 696

Re: Moving and expanding Text Field Objects

would you supply us with an example of the data in array vertsepleft?
by jiml
Fri Oct 02, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: SoCal LiveCode Group
Topic: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting
Replies: 7
Views: 2260

Re: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting

Hi All,

Sorry I couldn't attend last night.
A bit hectic here.
Hope al are well and safe!

Jim Lambert
by jiml
Thu Oct 01, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: SoCal LiveCode Group
Topic: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting
Replies: 7
Views: 2260

Re: Pasadena LiveCode User Group Meeting

Clarence, thanks!
by jiml
Fri Sep 04, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Getting Started with LiveCode - Complete Beginners
Topic: WP REST API Plugin - How to actually use it?
Replies: 13
Views: 3105

Re: WP REST API Plugin - How to actually use it?

Mark wrote: Where did that quote come from? I've never heard of that. Sorry Mark, I just saw your question. That quote was from a LC promotion. It referenced a feature which Mark Waddingham introduced on day 3 of LiveCode Global 2017 INTRODUCING LIVECODE CONNECT: RESTFUL API’S THE IDLE WAY If you ha...
by jiml
Thu Sep 03, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Stencyl
Replies: 22
Views: 2383

Re: Stencyl

Richard,

Your idea of 'game-ifying' programming is very intriguing!
'A spoonful of sugar' hook for students.

JimL
by jiml
Wed Sep 02, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Stencyl
Replies: 22
Views: 2383

Re: Stencyl

Richard wrote: This is where LC could shine: Imagine a point-and-click system in layers, which eventually arrives at full scripting. Imagine an authoring tool with 5 levels of power that defaulted to easiest, most basic level, allowing you to progress through that power and complexity at your own pa...

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