Ask Password and Login Screen (Linux)

G. Wolfgang Gaich gwolfgang at
Fri Aug 19 11:43:11 EDT 2011

Hello Richard,

on Linux try the unicode char 25cf (9679):

set the useunicode to true
set the unicodetext of fld "myFld" to numtochar(9679)


Am 19.08.2011 16:34, schrieb Richard Gaskin:
> Jim Ault wrote:
>> The option-8 is not always a bullet.
>> It depends on the font
>> and the high-ascii assignments.
>> It could be as simple as choosing the correct font for the platform 
>> you detect.
> Another option would be to set the htmlText, using the character 
> entity •.
> Unfortunately, that only works on Mac and Windows, and there does not 
> seem to be a way to reliably insert bullets in Linux at all:
> <>
> If anyone has a way to insert bullets on Linux I'd be grateful.
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