Another Question About "About" Screens

Roger Guay irog at mac.com
Tue Jun 19 14:01:03 EDT 2012


Thanks again, Tim. My app loads so fast that the splash screen is a flash of splash! So I wait just 3 seconds in the openStack script, thus solving that problem.

Cheers,
Roge


On Jun 19, 2012, at 10:00 AM, use-livecode-request at lists.runrev.com wrote:

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> Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 07:44:34 -0700
> From: Tim Jones <tolistim at me.com>
> To: How to use LiveCode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>
> Subject: Re: Another Question About "About" Screens
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> On Jun 18, 2012, at 3:35 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> 
>> Roger Guay wrote:
>> 
>>> my iOS app loads fairly quickly so I would like my "Splash" screen
>>> to stay up longer. Any way to do that?
>> 
>> I see no harm and much benefit to an app that lets people get to work instantly.
>> 
>> Rather than hamper the experience by introducing an unnecessary wait, why not just make that an About screen and let your users enjoy the instant load time?
> 
> Except that Roger's question was "How" to do it, not "Why" or "Why Not" do it :-).
> 
> Tim





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