couple of IDE questions
rcozens at pon.net
Wed Oct 2 23:12:07 EDT 2002
>1) I have two groups with no controls, no scripts. Rev won't let me
>delete them. According to the docs, selecting Clear Objects from the
>edit menu should work. But often Clear Objects is not available in
>the edit menu, and even when I it is available, it doesn't remove
>the empty groups. How else can I get rid of these groups?
Select the group in the Application Overview and click on the delete button.
>2) I am copy-pasting text from MS Excel into Rev. Sometimes if I
>select more than one cell in Excel, what get's pasted into Rev
>doesn't go into a Field text box, it gets written into the
>background image group. Seems to draw the text right into the image
>itself (a .jpg). How can I prevent that from happening?
Have Excel output the text to a delimited file and write a handler
that reads the file and imports the text where you want it.
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