selecting browse tool does not "stop editing group" anymore in LC 8?

Colin Kelly ckelly5430 at
Thu May 26 15:50:27 CEST 2016

My Livecode v8.01 on Mac (El Capitan) is showing the same behaviour as Klaus when selecting run the group being edited stays in view, the remainder of the card is greyed.

Colin Kelly

On 26/05/2016, 14:21, "use-livecode on behalf of Richard Gaskin" <use-livecode-bounces at on behalf of ambassador at> wrote:

>Klaus major-k wrote:
> > in versions < 8, switching to browse tool automatically „stopped
> > editing group“ when you were, well, in „edit group“ mode at that
> > point.
> >
> > I just noticed that this does not happen in version >= 8 anymore,
> > the window title still reads:
> > „stack xyz (background „name group being edited“)
> >
> > Is this intended behaviour?
>I'm unable to reproduce that in the latest build (8.1dp1).
>Here choosing the Browse tools closes group editing.
>Is there another step in there I should be trying?
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