Drag and Drop
ray at linkit.com
Fri May 10 11:17:11 CDT 2013
Well I haven't tried Linux but this behavior happens on both Mac and Windows.
And Paul, thanks for the card script idea. I started out trying things in the card script but when I got the sporadic behavior I decided it was because a card is technically not a control. Not sure about that. In any event I'm sorry to report the script you've given me still isn't stopping the cursor from remaining a circle with a line through it without changing to the plus sign. I'll continue to experiment. Have you tried really slowly dragging a file onto a stack window from the desktop to see if it changes to the circle with a line through it even though you've got this in your card's script:
set the dragAction to "copy"
On May 10, 2013, at 11:55 AM, Alejandro Tejada wrote:
> Hi Ray,
> Ray Horsley-2 wrote
>> The new thing I've discovered is I can consistently break Livecode's
>> accepting the drop,
>> evidenced by the cursor turning into a circle with a line through it
>> instead of a plus sign,
>> if I drag extremely slowly right at the point where I stop dragging across
>> the desktop
>> and start dragging over the stack window. This happens even if I let the
>> overlap off the stack window. If I continue dragging around on top of the
>> to another button with the same script I do get the plus sign for a
>> Weird isn't it?
> And... This happens in every platform?
> Windows? Mac? Linux?
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