Mac users, please try this out:

Admin admin at
Wed Aug 10 18:28:30 EDT 2011



I think you are right. Unfortunately, my php/mysql skills
are not so good when it comes to marrying a web form to the database.

My client's needs are too complex for me. I was hoping to do it with
Live Code because I can program it. 


On Thu, 11 Aug 2011
00:17:46 +0200, Mark Schonewille wrote: 

> Hi Mike,
> On Mac, you're
not supposed to start an application automatically after downlaod. It is
a security violation. On windows, you can do this, unfortunately. Your
closest bet would be to create a disk image. You could even set the
background of such an image to a picture wiith instructions about
installing or starting the application.
> Is this application really
just a registration window? Perhaps you should forget about LiveCode for
once and make a simple website with a web form?
> --
> Best
> Mark Schonewille
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Software Engineering
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> On 11
aug 2011, at 00:04, Admin wrote:
>> Mark, And I just bought that damn
program. I am trying to make it so that the files (there are 2 files and
one executeable) decompress and run on download. How do I do this? I can
send you the contents of both files if you can help me. Mike On Wed, 10
Aug 2011 23:58:27 +0200, Mark Schonewille wrote: 
>>> Hi Mike, I
downloaded the file
>> candidateswt_mac.sitx and StuffIt Expander shows
an error message: An errror occurred... Unspecified internal error
#17999. I can't do anything with that file. 
>>> Mac OS X has a
built-in compression tool.
>> Look in the File menu of the Finder. It
contains a Compress menu item. There is also Disk Utility, which lets
you create very nice disk images. In fact, I wonder if nowadays most
Macs don't come without StuffIt. Many people don't even know what a
.sitx extension is.
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