gwills at ozemail.com.au
Sun Aug 4 00:11:00 CDT 2002
Thanks Sarah for your comments. The text field that I am selecting
from needs to be text wrapped for the viewer to see, so "Don't wrap"
doesn't work. The action of what I want is OK, it is just that
visually it is off-putting when the text that has been selected
disappears from view. I was wondering if it is a bug, or is there
some setting that needs to be set to prevent this?
>From: Sarah <sarahr at genesearch.com.au>
>To: use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
>Reply-To: use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
>I haven't seen your problem but it seems odd that you can select a
>paragraph. Is this just a long line that has wrapped?
Yes it is just text with a return that defines the selected - clicked - text.
> I think these list
>fields work best with Don't wrap turned on, so that each clickable chunk
>is on a separate line.
>This may not be what you want, but it might be a good diagnostic test
>>My little dilemma is different behaviour of an application on a Mac
>>and Windows. I have two fields. >>One with locked text (A) to click
>>on text - to paste it into field (B) - unlocked. Field A has
>>"highlight >>clicked lines and selected text", "list behaviour" and
>>"highlight multiple lines" selected.
>>On the Mac, when a paragraph is clicked, the top and bottom line
>>are highlighted. (Not expected >>behaviour, as I thought that the
>>whole paragraph would highlight, however does the job.)
>>When this is save as an application for Windows, when the paragraph
>>is clicked, the top and >>bottom lines are visible - but not
>>highlighted - and the middle text is invisible. Still there, but
>>while >>selected invisible.
>>1. Any explanations for the windows trick.
>>2. Can the whole paragraph be highlighted - visually - not just top
>>3. Can the delimiter be altered. I assume that the default is one
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