Adding items to a group

Mark Waddingham mark at
Wed Aug 26 05:27:55 EDT 2020

On 2020-08-26 10:06, Jimmieson, Phil via use-livecode wrote:
> One thing I’m considering is having a set of dummy hidden items
> already in the group and making one of those look like the word the
> user just dragged in - thus it’s already a member of the group and can
> be scrolled etc with the rest. Can anyone think of any better ways of
> doing it?

Take a look at the 'relayer' command in the dictionary. It allows you to 
move controls up and down the layer order and in and out of groups 
easily (without any need to ungroup/regroup).

Warmest Regards,


Mark Waddingham ~ mark at ~
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