Scott Rossi scott at tactilemedia.com
Wed Dec 16 10:05:29 EST 2009

Recently, Mark Schonewille wrote:

> On any version of Mac OS X with any version of Revolution from 2.2 up
> to and including 4.0, create a new stack, with one square button, e.g.
> 70x70 pixels (size doesn't matter). Give this button the following
> script:
> on mouseDown
>       repeat until the mouse is up with messages
>            set the loc of me to the mouseLoc
>            wait 0 millisecs with messages
>       end repeat
> end mouseDown
> Turn off the autoHilite and, just to be sure, the sharedHilite. Click
> the button and move it around. The button will appear hilited, which I
> don't want, because I need to be able to control the hilite myself,
> while dragging around this button. That's also a reason why I can't
> use the locking-up drag command. All other solutions you and I can
> think of fail too.

Maybe I'm missing something.  Over here, using the above on OS X 10.6.2, the
button doesn't hilite, using Rev 4 or Rev 3.5.  Tried buttons that are
square and rectangular.  No difference.


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, Multimedia & Design

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