Accessing customised columns in a datagrid

Peter Haworth pete at
Mon Mar 28 12:18:56 EDT 2011

Great, Thanks Trevor.

Pete Haworth

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On Mar 28, 2011, at 4:41 AM, Trevor DeVore wrote:

> On Fri, Mar 25, 2011 at 1:25 PM, Peter Haworth <pete at>wrote:
>> In order to debug some issues I'm having, I need to take a look at some
>> custom properties of the option menu copies (they could be different in each
>> copy) but I can't find a way to bring up the Inspector dialog for them since
>> they're not listed in the application browser and even with Select Grouped
>> enabled, I can't select them in the IDE.
>> Any ideas on how to bring up an Inspector dialog for these option menu
>> copies?
> With the Edit tool selected, place the mouse over the option menu and
> execute the following in the message box:
> select the mouseControl
> The option menu should be selected and you can click the Inspector button in
> the toolbar to open the inspector.
> Alternatively you can set the selectGroupedControls property of the data
> grid to true. If you refresh the application browser all controls in the
> data grid will show up.
> -- 
> Trevor DeVore
> Blue Mango Learning Systems
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