Quick Key Equivalents

Roger Guay irog at mac.com
Mon Apr 19 13:11:37 EDT 2010


Thank you, Jacqueline, but unless I'm missing something, that isn't quite what I'm after. 

I seem to recall that one is able to make menus ala standard Mac format, where the menu item is left-justified and keyboard shortcuts (with standard symbols for the commandKey etc.) are right-justified. I would like to know how to do this in a *popup* menu for example, where each menu item has shortcut key combinations. Can you tell me if this is possible, and if so, how? TIA for your help.

Cheers,
Roger Guay


On Apr 19, 2010, at 5:30 AM, use-revolution-request at lists.runrev.com wrote:

> Message: 17
> Date: Sun, 18 Apr 2010 20:23:01 -0500
> From: "J. Landman Gay" <jacque at hyperactivesw.com>
> Subject: Re: Quick Key Equivalents
> To: How to use Revolution <use-revolution at lists.runrev.com>
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> Roger Guay wrote:
>> Could someone please remind how to include quick keyboard equivalents
>> in the text lines (menu items) of a popup menu? For example, I would
>> like to have "Edit mode" as a menu item with the option of using the
>> Control and e keys. Thanks for your help.
> 
> Look at "acceleratorModifiers" in the dictionary, along with 
> "acceleratorKey". There's an example in the acceleratorModifers entry on 
> how to set both.
> 
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> Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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