NavBar widget in LC9.0.0

Brian Milby brian at
Wed May 23 22:11:41 EDT 2018

What version are you testing in? I’ve worked in that code a bit and though
it was working properly.
On Wed, May 23, 2018 at 9:10 PM Brian Milby <brian at> wrote:

> Can’t test right now, but this is from the dictionary:
> set the hilitedItem of widget to itemNumber
> On Wed, May 23, 2018 at 8:05 PM William Prothero via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at> wrote:
>> Folks:
>> I suppose this has already been submitted, but I just want to add my 2c
>> re the navBar widget.
>> There seems to be no way to set the hilitedItem of the navBar. The only
>> way seems to click it with the mouse. The dictionary states that one can
>> set the hilitedItem, and when I do I can get the hilitedItem that I set in
>> code, but the item does not change its hilite. I can’t find another command
>> to set the hilited, except by clicking on the navBar.
>> If there is any workaround, I’d appreciate it. I’d like to just change
>> the hilite in code.
>> Best,
>> Bill
>> William A. Prothero
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