Clone image trouble?
William de Smet
williamdesmet at gmail.com
Fri Jan 2 12:37:05 CST 2009
Hi Eric and Jim,
It is so obvious it has to do with the name and of course your suggestion
After playing with it I got the idea of resizing the 'stamp'.
I got a scrollbar to do this but it only works if I limit it to just one
So I grouped the whole thing (stamp and scrollbar) and cloned it.
The cloning works of course :-) but now I am stuck with the name again.
The new grouped controlls get the same name and the resizing and dragging
doesn't work anymore.
How do I get a 'unique' name for the grouped controls while cloning the
2009/1/2 Jim Sims <sims at ezpzapps.com>
> On Jan 2, 2009, at 4:43 PM, William de Smet wrote:
> Hi there all,
>> For my son I am starting to create an app in which he use 'stamps' to
>> his own drawing.
>> So far I have some small icons (graphics) and a dummy graphic.
>> I started with the following code:
> delete image "dummy" (I put this in the dummy image as well)
>> but then the original dummy graphic is deleted and not the cloned one
>> probably because the cloned one is the active image?
>> What am I missing?
>> I want the dummy image to stay as dummy/template image.
> From the docs:
> If the object is a control, its copy is placed on the current card, 32
> pixels below and to the right of the original object. The copy's name and
> other properties are the same as those of the original.
> Maybe use:
> on newImage
> -- assign name for new image here
> end newImage
> That help?
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