Are the 'ask file' and 'answer file' stacks modal or not?

Joe Lewis Wilkins pepetoo at
Sat Dec 17 19:08:33 CST 2011

But then we have the "as sheet" parameter do we not?

Joe Wilkins

On Dec 17, 2011, at 4:41 PM, Ken Ray wrote:

> On Dec 17, 2011, at 3:22 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
>> Yes, they're modal. I wonder if the MC IDE may have programmed in the placement of those dialogs, and Ken is using using that. In LiveCode and all my standalones I get the same placement you do.
> I don't think you can program the locaton of the 'ask file' and 'answer file' dialogs… they are under the control of the host OS and behave (AFAIK) as the OS wants them to; which wil be in the last place the user dragged them (or center screen if the user never dragged them).
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