data grid error - Error description: Chunk: can't find background

James Little littlejamesw at mac.com
Wed Jun 27 15:30:40 CDT 2012


I agree.

The challenge is that when you drag a new datagrid object onto a stack, LiveCode defaults to a name with a space, e.g.   group "Datagrid 1".  I've learned to always remove the space from the default name.

Jim L. 


On Jun 27, 2012, at 12:33 PM, Dr. Hawkins wrote:

> On Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 10:44 AM, James Little <littlejamesw at mac.com> wrote:
>> My guess is that the group is labeled "DataGrid 1" rather than "Datagrid1".  Notice the
>> space before 1.  This very issue has tripped me up in the past.
> 
> Spaces are *evil*
> 
> No spaces in names.
> 
> Ever.
> 
> For any reason.
> 
> The only punctuation I allow my staff to use in names is underscore.
> 
> I just don't want to rember which means what on which system, and
> which are reserved, and . . .
> 
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