Control? Object?

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Sun Jun 19 10:28:17 EDT 2016


Should I stop using the word 'Object' for Buttons, Fields and so on while
teaching children, and make sure I refer to all of those things as 
'Controls'; even if only
for the simple reason that the menus keep referring to 'Controls'?


On 19.06.2016 10:19, Richmond wrote:
> I am currently teaching some children Livecode programming and ran 
> into some difficulty
> on Friday when a child asked me why the menus were full of the word 
> "Control"
> when I had been talking about "Objects".
> Well?
> How about changing every use of the word "Control" to "Object"?
> Enhancement Request 17879
> Richmond.

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