Substack tracking main stack and staying at top level

Roger Guay irog at mac.com
Sat Mar 2 09:31:39 CST 2013


Look up moveStack in the dictionary. Use this handler in the stack script of your main stack. You'll have to play around with the parameters to exactly center your subStack. Let me know if you need help with that.

Roger



On Mar 2, 2013, at 8:15 AM, Jim Schaubeck <jimschaubeck at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Thank you Roger!  That works to easily keep the substack on top!
> 
> How to I have the substack "track" the main stack when the main stack is dragged somewhere else on the screen?
> 
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> From: Roger Guay <irog at mac.com>
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> Hi Jim,
> 
> Just check the "Float above evertyhing" in the stack properties of the substack.
> 
> Roger
> 
> On Mar 2, 2013, at 8:00 AM, Jim Schaubeck <jimschaubeck at yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
>> Livecode friends,
>> I would like to have a substack open and stay in a certain area of the main stack.  Also, if the main stack is clicked, the substack stays at top level.  Can someone please advise as to how I can do this?
>> 
>> I can do this with groups but too many groups gets a bit challenging to manage.
>> 
>> Thank you much!
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