Placing groups on a new card...

Chris Sheffield cmsheffield at
Tue Oct 29 10:35:56 EDT 2013

So just to clarify, when you place group “Main" on a new card, it does not contain the group “subGroup”? If that’s the case, it sounds like a bug to me. My understanding is that a group and all its contents should appear on the card when placed. I would submit a bug report if you haven’t already, and be prepared with a sample stack.

You could try manually placing the group instead of relying on the backgroundBehavior property to do the job for you. Not sure if that would really make a difference or not…


Chris Sheffield
Read Naturally, Inc.

On Oct 29, 2013, at 5:08 AM, John Dixon <dixonja at> wrote:

> I have a, let's call it a 'Main' group... this 'Main' group has a number of controls within it. It also contains a second group, 'subGroup'
> I set the backgroundbehavior of group 'Main' to true, but, the second group "subGroup' does not appear on a new card when created.... all the other controls that make up the group "Main' appear...
> Any thoughts ?
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