Stack Height/Menubar

Klaus major-k klaus at
Thu Nov 15 11:32:12 EST 2018

Hi Terry,

> Am 15.11.2018 um 17:26 schrieb Terence Heaford via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
> This is fair enough but you still cannot put anything in the bottom 22 of a visible card on screen.
> Try dragging an object to the card and it will not allow you to place it in the bottom 22 of the card (LC 9.0.1)

I ususally store my "menubar group" in a substack that will never be opened.
Then I set "the defaultmenubar" of my stack to the name of that group and am a happy camper,
no more missing 22 pixels etc. on the Mac.

> Thanks
> Terry
>> On 15 Nov 2018, at 15:37, Paul Dupuis via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
>> Look at the 'effective' keyword in the dictionary
>> The effective rect of a stack includes the borders and titlebar. The
>>> ...
>>> On a Mac if you set the stack height to 800 then the card should default to 800.
>>> Why can’t the menubar be stored by some other means?

It can, see above...



Klaus Major
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