Control Keys still not working - FIXED

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Fri Jan 7 19:36:34 CST 2011


On 1/7/11 5:30 PM, Joe Lewis Wilkins wrote:
> Jacqui, Richard,
>
> Thanks for your replies. One additional change along with building
> the Windows version by itself works perfectly,except for the Control
> Q, which I'm sure I'll figure out - eventually.

You don't need to build separately. The standalone builder essentially 
does that anyway, it builds for each OS sequentially. I'm not sure what 
the problem would be with Control-Q, if you have the menu shortcut set 
up it should respond as you'd expect. Your menu line entry should be 
something like this:

&Quit/Q

Though Windows users generally expect it to say "Exit" instead. I 
usually swap out the last line according to the OS either when the app 
starts up or on a mousedown in the menu group.

How menus work, with special character designations at the bottom of the 
page:
<http://www.hyperactivesw.com/mctutorial/rraboutMenus.html>

> In watching someone else play with it on a real PC, I noticed a few
> other things he wanted to do, some of which worked and some that
> didn't. I use the arrow keys for card navigation; whereas he wanted
> to use them for menu navigation. Not sure exactly how to fix that so
> that it works both ways.

I've never tried to do that, but maybe someone else has.

-- 
Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software           |     http://www.hyperactivesw.com



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