Multitouch displays and Livecode?

Matthias Rebbe | M-R-D matthias_livecode_150811 at
Wed Jul 8 12:03:45 EDT 2015


i see your request is from 2009. How can be reactivate that request. I fear it´s forgotten at Livecode.


> Am 08.07.2015 um 17:45 schrieb Richard Gaskin <ambassador at>:
> Matthias Rebbe wrote:
> > today i was asked by a Director developer if LiveCode supports
> > Multitouch screens/displays on Windows 8.
> >
> > He needs to track 1-finger and 2-finger touches. 1-finger touches
> > i would assume are normal mouse clicks, but what about 2-finger
> > touches. Is this possible with LC?
> Ubuntu also has a touch layer I'd love to be able to take advantage of, but at this time the desktop LiveCode engine doesn't support multitouch input.
> I submitted a request for this some time ago:
> Given the ever-larger variety of systems that use multitouch I hope this will be able to be reevaluated in the priority queue.  They have the syntax and core support, and now we need to map those to the relevant desktop APIs as has already been done for tablets and phones.
> -- 
> Richard Gaskin
> Fourth World Systems
> Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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