More drawing tool woes: no mouseDown or mouseUp sent?

Marielle Lange rp011s7075 at
Sun Sep 11 08:58:09 EDT 2005

> Apparently the mouseDown and mouseUp messages are not sent when the  
> pointer tool is active unless the user clicks with button 3; the  
> normal button 1 click never sends the message to the card.  Unlike  
> SuperCard, we have no pointerDown or pointerUp message which would  
> make this a snap.
> I've tried placing a graphic object at the back of my group to trap  
> messages like ...

Hi Richard,

Have you also tried with a button object at the back of your group?


Marielle Lange (PhD),  Psycholinguistics, Lecturer in Psychology and  
University of Edinburgh, UK

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