Very newbie question
rcozens at pon.net
Thu Jun 8 09:20:09 CDT 2006
Kevin, Jacque, et al:
>> Having example
>> code is great, but I would love to go to a player object section and
>> everything I can do with a player, for instance.
If you have an older version of Revolution you can do what I do: fire
it up, select Rev Dictionary, and use the "Show" pulldown to select the
category (eg: messages, properties, etc.) and the control type (eg:
field, button, image, etc.) to see all the messages/properties/etc.
relating to the type of control I selected.
I use that section of help more than any other, and IMFO Rev
documentation took a _big_ step backwards when that feature was
> A new heading and column will appear for your chosen object. All
> keywords that relate to that object will be checkmarked in its column.
> You can see them more easily by clicking on the column header so that
> they are all sorted together.
> Then just read everything. :)
This does not provide the same quick answer to questions like "what
properties does an image have?" or "what messages are sent to a
I'd really like to see the "Show" pulldown back in the Dictionary.
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