How to Display Font Face Previews in Option Menu?
kray at sonsothunder.com
Sat Dec 6 13:00:47 CST 2003
Boy, you're just hitting 'em all, aren't you? :-)
This is another one you can't do natively in Transcript. You'd need a
DLL created for both platforms that would do the job for you and return
the data in an image file format compatible with Rev.
Sons of Thunder Software
Email: kray at sonsothunder.com
Web Site: http://www.sonsothunder.com/
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> Subject: Re: How to Display Font Face Previews in Option Menu?
> Thanks for your reply, Ken.
> I previously asked the following question to the mailing list
> but have not received any reply yet:
> I would like to show a list of files in a directory and
> display the correct icon next to each file (in both Windows and Mac).
> So, how do I do this? I know how to show the file listing,
> but I don't know how to obtain the appropriate icon for each file.
> On 6/12/03 4:22 PM, "Ken Ray" <kray at sonsothunder.com> wrote:
> > There isn't an easy way to do this natively in Transcript.
> You could
> > craete a very complicated menu stack with a button for each
> font name
> > and set its textFont accordingly, but that would be
> problematic when
> > it got to be larger than the height of the screen.
> > Ken Ray
> > Sons of Thunder Software
> > Email: kray at sonsothunder.com
> > Web Site: http://www.sonsothunder.com/
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