Finding orphaned "put"

Alex Tweedly alex at
Sat May 4 17:58:52 EDT 2013

6.0 contains a new feature (which I've not yet used :-) - in the message 
box there is a button (top right, looks kind of like a target symbol)
when you click it, the editor shows you the source script line that 
caused the last output.

That might help you in this case ....

-- Alex.

On 04/05/2013 21:05, william humphrey wrote:
> I remember reading somewhere that version 6.0 or maybe GLX2 script editor
> has a way to find an orphaned "put".  Anybody have any suggestions? If I
> search for every "put" in my 6500 lines of code it will take a while and my
> eyes will go blurry reading each one to check if it is putting to the
> message box or not. Maybe there would be a way to "turn off" having a PUT
> go right to the message box unless you say "put variable in the message
> box"?
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