SCRIPTS IN GROUPS
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Sat Aug 6 12:56:22 CDT 2005
> The only thing confusing about it is that the user interface makes it so you
> can see the shape of your background group (and I have it set to background
> so the objects in it will duplicate each time I make a new card so I can't
> turn that off). So I guess when you set a group to background maybe it's
> appearance when in programming mode could be the whole card? Of course, now
> that I know the special behavior it isn't a problem but I'm just thinking
> for the next new user.
Those users should read our conference stack on "Groups and Backgrounds"
where this was all explained. ;)
A background group isn't any larger than its parts, but the *messaging*
behavior varies depending on whether the group is shared or not. This
makes a good deal of sense once you understand the paradigm.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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