making a tooltip (for Japanese)

Devin Asay devin_asay at
Fri Oct 24 19:11:54 CDT 2008

On Oct 24, 2008, at 5:04 PM, Nicolas Cueto wrote:

> Hi Kenji,
> Thank you!
> One question: how to set the text contained
> in the cJpToolTip customprop of an object?
> I tried directly, cut and paste, and "set cJpTooltip
> to unicode/uniencode(field "text",(Japanese))",
> but no luck.


If you want to grab unicode text from a field use:

set the cJptoolTip of btn "whatever" to unidecode(the unicodeText of  
fld "mytext","utf8")


Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University

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