Time Field (Please Help)

Rob Cozens rcozens at pon.net
Tue Mar 5 12:28:00 CST 2002


>The if test should always
>be true once the message is sent to the correct object, regardless of
>being on another card. Looks like you need to send forever and cancel on
>exit.

David, et al:

If Transcript works like HyperTalk, this will not happen because "if there
is a field..." refers only to the current card, not the card containing the
control receiving the message:

I made a copy of my HC Home stack and placed the following handler in the
card script of card "User Preferences":

on testit
  if there is a card field "User Name" then put "Found It" else beep
end testit



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