Getting text into a Livecode field

Peter W A Wood peterwawood at
Sun May 8 04:21:16 EDT 2016


The screenshot you displays has the Text Styling tab visible. Did you try clicking on the little house icon ?



> On 8 May 2016, at 15:44, RM <richmondmathewson at> wrote:
> More:
> R.
> On 7.05.2016 21:38, RM wrote:
>> So, I was mucking around trying to reduplicate/solve John Patten's
>> problem with Arrow Keys in Livecode 8 (I reduplicated them:,
>> and thought I'd do what I usually do: enter some text in a field and do a quick "import snapshot"
>> to get a label on the stack.
>> So, I set up a new textField, and could find NO place in the Properties palette where I could enter
>> the text; when I tried to enter it via 'browse' in the textField itself that also failed.
>> Livecode 64 bit Linux.
>> Richmond.
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