Nested Group Frustrations

Mark Wieder mwieder at
Sat Dec 31 00:18:13 EST 2011


Friday, December 30, 2011, 5:24:46 PM, you wrote:

> I'm feeling a lot better about editing groups now but there are still some
> circumstances that I don;t see any alternative but to ungroup and group
> again.  Specifically, if there is an existing control that I want to place
> into a group.  Using the Edit Group function doesn't help with that.  Yes,
> I could have used the message box to create the control in the group but in
> this case, I didn't know I would want it in the group ahead of time (due to
> a card redesign).

I usually do that the long way around:

copy control x to group y
rename control in group
delete original control

-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at

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