Accessing imbedded custom properties (or other variables for that matter)
dcragg at lacscentre.co.uk
Wed Oct 13 02:37:50 EDT 2004
On 13 Oct 2004, at 03:10, Alan Gayne wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I've been trying to access (get or set) the contents of custom
> properties or other variables, the names of which are created or
> selected on the fly by script control.
> put "cMyData_" & item 1 of the long date into myPropName
> So the value in the variable myPropName on Tuesday would be
> "cMyData_Tuesday" but on Wednesday he value in the variable
> myPropName would be
> Now on each day I want to save that day's data in the appropriate
> custom property
> i.e.: set the cMyData_Tuesday of this card to tuesdayData
> However, the name of the custom property I want to set is in the
> variable myPropName.
> So how do I make the spontaneous contents of the variable myPropName
> into the name of a property, the contents of which I want to get or
You can use a varaible directly for a custom property name.
put "cMyData_" & item 1 of the long date into myPropName
set the myPropName of this card to 1234
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