Strange Datagrid Column Problem

zryip theSlug zryip.theslug at
Thu Nov 18 17:54:02 EST 2010

On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 11:19 PM, Peter Haworth <pete at> wrote:
> I've customised a datagrid column to contain a checkbox.  Right after the
> customisation, the checkbox shows up in the column just fine.  I then added
> the following line of code in the FillInData handler for the column:
> set the hilite of button 1 of the long ID of me to handleBoolean(pData)
> .. and I get the message "an error has occurred in behavior for the column
> template: Object: can't set this property.
> I've used this same code in other datagrids to handle checking and
> unchecking check boxes and it works fine.
> So I stuck an answer information right before that line of code to display
> the name of the control just to make sure I was looking at the correct
> control:
> answer information the name of button 1 of the long ID of me
> The display shows the correct name for the check box but it says it is a
> field, not a checkbox so no wonder it can't set the hilite property!
> Any ideas as to how my checkbox got to be a field?  And even more puzzling,
> how does the display of the name of a button show it to be a field?


set the hilite of btn 1 of me to handleBoolean(pData)

-Zryip TheSlug- wish you the best! 8)

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