combobox in a background group

Ken Ray kray at
Mon Aug 30 11:55:49 EDT 2004

On 8/30/04 9:41 AM, "Jan Schenkel" <janschenkel at> wrote:

>> in other words, sharing a combobox in few cards,
>> how to put different values on each card ?
>> thanks for a help, or pointing to the documentation,
>> i'm stuck :-(
>> regards, thierry
> Bonjour Thierry,
> In this case, I'd add a hidden field to contain the
> actual data, then copy the value from the combobox
> into that field on closeField, and set the combobox
> label to the text of the hidden field on preOpenCard
> in the background group script.

I was thinking the same thing, but using a custom property of the card
instead of a field.

Ken Ray
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