AW: AW: Can a modal stack has a close box?

Tiemo Hollmann TB toolbook at
Wed Feb 18 02:24:20 EST 2009

Hi Ken, yup, thanks for you 2 cents

> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: use-revolution-bounces at [mailto:use-revolution-
> bounces at] Im Auftrag von Ken Ray
> Gesendet: Dienstag, 17. Februar 2009 21:21
> An: Use Revolution List
> Betreff: Re: AW: Can a modal stack has a close box?
> > hmmm, perhaps I took the wrong approach. What I wanted to do is a
> welcome
> > screen with some basic infos on first start. The User should read the
> infos
> > first, before going on, that¹s why I wanted modal. And this welcome
> window
> > just has 1 only button "close". The close box in the title bar actually
> > would be a duplicate, but an offer to the users, who are used to close
> > windows with the close box...
> Tiemo, in that case you can use a modeless dialog, which will give you the
> closebox. True it's not truly modal, but then again it doesn't have to be
> -
> they can close it when they want to and it shouldn't interfere with the
> rest
> of your app, even if they submarine it by clicking on another window. This
> is like the About boxes in Mac apps...
> Just my 2 cents,
> Ken Ray
> Sons of Thunder Software, Inc.
> Email: kray at
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