Mobile Screen Design Without MobGUI

Thomas McGrath III mcgrath3 at
Fri Jun 22 17:23:47 EDT 2012

I certainly hope not. I bought and used MobGUI and had nothing but problems with it. 

-- Tom McGrath III
3mcgrath at

On Jun 22, 2012, at 5:15 PM, Roger Eller wrote:

> Be advised: My comments are only speculation, but here's what I think...
> Based on the disappearance on John Craig, and RunRev posting demo videos
> that imply building for mobile is as easy as dragging OS-specific controls
> onto a canvas (and it looks like MobGUI being used), I think it is being
> absorbed into the LiveCode base.  I would even expect the possibility of
> such being announced at the conference.  But this is only me guessing.
> ~Roger
> On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 3:49 PM, John Dixon wrote:
>> Roll your own designs... make use of graphic effects... after all that's
>> what mobGUI does...:-) I do not think that the future of mobGUI is
>> uncertain, I am sure John Craig will be in touch about what is happening
>> with his product very soon.
>> Dixie
>>> From: mikeythek at
>>> So since the future of MG seems to be completely uncertain, and I have
>> not
>>> gotten a single one of my support requests answered since February,  for
>>> those of you that were not using it to develop applications, what were
>> you
>>> doing?  How were you getting the gradients and the like to make your apps
>>> look more like they belonged on iOS, for instance?
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