Almost too simple to ask...
revdan at danshafer.com
Sun Feb 20 16:31:13 CST 2005
Can you tell me what 'dotted rope' tool you're referring to? The right
way to select a bunch of controls that aren't grouped, I think, is to
use the select tool and draw a rectangle around the outsides of the
Unless I"m just dense, which is certainly possible.
On Feb 20, 2005, at 5:55 AM, Len Morgan wrote:
> I'm a (very) new user an I'm having a little trouble with the Studio
> IDE. I'm trying to layout a card with a few labels and the text
> fields to collect information from the user. I want to select a group
> of labels and move them around a little and I've used the dotted
> "rope" thingy before but I can't seem to make it work any more. I
> can't even get the "rope" to display as I try and draw it. What are
> the exact steps I need to take to select a group of controls to adjust
> their position together?
> Just to explain where my problem is, when I select the rope tool, the
> Run and Edit buttons BOTH come up. If I try and click on an area to
> start my selection process, I only get the first control that the
> mouse hits. If I click on the Edit button on the pallete, the rope
> tool gets unselected. I know this is a real bonehead mistake on my
> part (because I've done it before).
> Len Morgan
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