field losing formatting on copying

Dar Scott dsc at swcp.com
Wed Jun 4 19:21:09 EDT 2014


Just being a tiny bit of a devil’s advocate here…

Could the 0,2,0,0 margins have been set in a group that contained the source?  

Dar


On Jun 4, 2014, at 4:56 PM, Dr. Hawkins <dochawk at gmail.com> wrote:

> I've put an example offending field at http://dochawkbk.com/badcopy.livecode
> 
> When I copy groups from one card to another, some of them consistently lose
> formatting information.
> 
> Here, for example, if you click the button in the mcp window, it will copy
> the group, but the "Case Number" field goes from it's 0,2,0,0 margins to
> default margins.  I have others where the typeface gets lost.
> 
> The contents, though, survive (and in this case, the typeface and fontsize).
> 
> 
> This is the first time I've been able to isolate this down to a field
> instead of my whole problem:  in the past, the fields have started behaving
> once I took other stacks out.
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