How to write the "|" char in a script
davidocoker at gmail.com
Sat Dec 11 12:27:19 EST 2010
On Sat, Dec 11, 2010 at 11:04 AM, André Bisseret
<andre.bisseret at wanadoo.fr> wrote:
> In a Pulldown Menu (among others), one can have sub-Items for an item (doing tab in the text of the menu)
> but when ask for it in the message box, it is coded as something like "Choice 1| sub 1".
> I need to write such an item in the script
> switch theItem
> case "Choice 1| sub 1"
> While I know how to get / or \ ;-)), I can't find out how to write the vertical bar separator in the script!
> I mean, what is the keyboard touches combination (if there is one!) to get the vertical character?
> Thanks for any reply
On my US/Windows based keyboard, the "|" character is a shifted
backslash "\", located just under the backspace key. The Decimal/Ascii
value is 124.
numToChar(124) = |
Hope that helps.
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