Setting button hilite in a script

Devin Asay devin_asay at
Mon Mar 11 19:32:03 EDT 2013

On Mar 11, 2013, at 5:08 PM, Peter Bogdanoff wrote:

> Hi all,
> In the course of a script that does other things, I want to set the hilite of a radio button--but it's not happening:
> 	if there is a button "Local" then
>      		set the hilite of button "Local" to true
> doesn't do that.
> 	click button 1 at the loc of button "Local"
> doesn't work either.
> I've tried adding to the script
> 	wait 1 milliseconds with messages
> No go.
> ??


This first thing I do in cases like this is check to see whether I have inadvertently created two buttons with the same name. Only the button with the lower layer will be affected.



Devin Asay
Office of Digital Humanities
Brigham Young University

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