Field Losing Focus?
rcozens at pon.net
Mon Aug 12 18:41:00 EDT 2002
>Now, I want the text from field 2 to be placed into field 1 at the location
>of the cursor. In the button's script, I have this:
> focus on field 1
> put word 2 of the selectedChunk into tChar
> put the hilitedText of field 2 into tText
> put tText after char tChar of field 1
>This works fine if you don't click in field 2. As soon as you click in
>field 2, the selectedChunk is empty.
>Anyone have any ideas?
How about storing the field 1 selection on mouseUp and retrieving it
in field 2's mouseUp? You could store it in a variable declared
local to both mouseUp handlers or in a custom property.
CCW, Serendipity Software Company
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