tab buttons and localisation

Thomas McGrath III 3mcgrath at
Sun Dec 11 11:10:32 EST 2005

Yeah, But we can do tabbed buttons!!! That's so cool.

We could of course roll our own, and you are right there are some  
problems, but at least they work across platforms.

Your solution seems to work well.


On Dec 11, 2005, at 10:56 AM, Bob Hutchison wrote:

> I use tabbed buttons in my user interface. They work easily enough,  
> but every reference to how this is done uses the "on menuPick  
> pNew,pOld" handler. And every reference seems to use a switch or  
> something to recognise the tab that was clicked based on the  
> *visible* text. Sometimes a cardname = tabname trick is used.

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