Custom Ask File Dialogs

Ray ray at
Sat Jul 11 22:10:27 CEST 2015

These replies are kind of what I thought the case was.  I'm going to put 
this task on hold until Livecode 8 stable at which time I'd like to look 
into Livecode Builder.

Thanks all!

On 7/11/15 3:15 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On July 11, 2015 8:36:05 AM CDT, Richard Gaskin <ambassador at> wrote:
>> For the here-and-now, when I need additional options for special file
>> handling I'll usually just use a sequence of two dialogs:
>> 1. answer file to pick the file
>> 2. Display the selected file in a second custom modal that provides the other options I need.
> I do a variation on that. I put up a modeless window with all the options, one of which is a button that calls "answer file". The reason it's modeless is because it can cause issues if you call a modal from within a modal.

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