The current card

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Fri May 17 13:01:03 EDT 2013

On 05/17/2013 07:08 PM, Peter Haworth wrote:
> I'm probably missing something really obvious but how do you get the
> id/name of the current open card in a stack?
> If the stack is the topstack, I'm looking at line 1 of the recentCards, not
> sure if that is the easiest way to do it or how reliable it is, but how
> about other open stacks that are not the topstack?
> Pete
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As I am having a "bit of bother" right now with an FTP client I have 
uploaded a rather
silly little stack that illustrates this sort of thing to the Livecode 
Forum under


so, if you have nothing much else to do, download the thing and groan.


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