Property inspector / custom properties - how can i resize the value field

Tom Glod tom at
Mon Jul 16 16:07:31 EDT 2018

The PI has a lot of issues in 9.0 this is one of the more annoying ones.  I
really should record a video and demonstrate them all to the team.  not
great for new users.

I would say its a bug.  a workaround would be sending messages to the
property inspector. and try to automate the resizing.

On Mon, Jul 16, 2018 at 3:34 PM, Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> Hi,
> is there a way to resize  the value field for custom properties in the
> Property Inspector? It just shows 3 lines. I think that is not enough,
> especially if one wants to store larger text files there.
> Older versions of LC allowed to resize that field if i remember right. Why
> was that changed.
> Anyway, does anyone know how to increase the height of that field? That
> would be awesome.
> Regards
> Matthias Rebbe
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