How to stop LoveCode running in Edit mode

Rick Harrison harrison at
Fri Sep 16 15:15:07 CEST 2016

Hi Keith,

I think LiveCode probably would have been better off to have been named LoveCode!
That was certainly a big marketing opportunity which was missed by the team. Oh well…

Just my 2 cents.  LOL


> On Sep 16, 2016, at 5:55 AM, Keith Clarke <keith.clarke at> wrote:
> …and sorry about the ‘LoveCode’ typo - a Freudian slip, or just absence making the heart grow fonder, perhaps! :-)
> Best,
> Keith..
>> On 16 Sep 2016, at 10:50, Keith Clarke <keith.clarke at> wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> Returning to LiveCode after some months away and am wondering why, in 8.1 (in Mac & Windows IDE environments) scripts on buttons, etc are still firing when I switch to (or open a simple stack in) ‘Edit/Pointer’ mode.
>> IIRC,  code only used to run whilst in ‘Run/Browse’ mode. This is making development & debugging hard work - have I missed a new setting that I need to disable?
>> Best,
>> Keith..    
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