Setting the value of a button hilite in script

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Tue Dec 13 18:02:14 EST 2011

On 12/13/11 4:50 PM, Pete wrote:
> I wrote myself a script to set the initial values of controls on a card in
> preOpenCard.  It looks for a custom property name cInitialValue, then
> initialises the control to the value of the custom property, depending on
> that type of control (field, button, etc).
> I set the value of cInitialValue for checkboxes or radio buttons to either
> true or false. My code then is:
> set the hilite of control x of this card to (the cInitialValue of control x
> of this card)
> At run time, I get an error  - value is not a boolean (true or false) near
> "false"

It should work unless the value is empty or the control doesn't support 
the hilite property. Does your loop check for empty? Does it always try 
to hilite only buttons?

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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