Stacks and Custom properties

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Tue Mar 10 12:36:29 EDT 2020

I am only using a single custom property in my *Devawriter Pro* for 
end-users to set the thing to the
left, right or centre of their screen. This is not something that needs 
to persist between user sessions.

On 10.03.20 16:52, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote:
> The downside to doing this is that you cannot have your properties persist between sessions unless you can save the stack containing the properties. A mainstack in a standalone cannot be saved, and other stacks may have issues saving if they are in a sandboxed or secured location.
> If you are using this just for runtime variables, that would work but it begs the question, why? Variables are easier to reference in your code.
> Bob S
>> On Mar 10, 2020, at 03:38 , Kaveh Bazargan via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
>> Absolutely. I keep most of my variables in stack custom properties.
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