play sound problem

Jerry Jensen jhj at
Tue Apr 29 17:11:30 EDT 2014

wait with messages. See the dictionary entry for wait.

On Apr 29, 2014, at 2:05 PM, larry at wrote:

> Here is my problem:
> I have this in my code:
> play audioclip "myClip1.wav"  - which is 8 seconds in duration.
> wait 8 seconds
> play audioclip "myClip2.wav" looping
> The problem is that any form of the wait command means that I cannot do anything else during the wait period - such as clicking on a button to stop play.
> So I cannot even use:
> wait until the sound is done
> How do I wait to play the 2nd clip, but still allow the user to click on a Stop Play button?
> Larry

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