pete at mollysrevenge.com
Thu Feb 3 14:12:28 EST 2011
Thanks Trevor. I just did that very thing as a workaround until I heard back so the workaround now becomes the solution!
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On Feb 3, 2011, at 10:47 AM, Trevor DeVore wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 12:50 PM, Peter Haworth <pete at mollysrevenge.com>wrote:
>> Here's an outline of what I'm trying to do. I've used a custom version of
>> the default header behavior to display a popup menu when the user clicks on
>> a datagrid header. That all works fine. When The user selects a menu item
>> from the popup, I have a menuPick handler in the script of the popup menu
>> that processes the choice and that's where I need to get access the
>> properties I mentioned.
> What I do in these situations is store the object reference as a custom
> property of the popup button before I display it.
> on mouseDown
> set the uHeaderControl of button "Popup" to the dgHeaderControl of the
> popup button "Popup"
> end mouseDown
> Then in the menuPick handler you have access to the object.
> on menuPick pChosen
> switch pChosen
> case "something"
> put the uHeaderControl of me into theHeaderControl
> end menuPick
> Trevor DeVore
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