Changing text properties in a field via the IDE

Tore Nilsen tore.nilsen at
Tue May 19 13:57:58 EDT 2020

I was trying the same thing in LC 9.6 (dp4) and it works here. It works both when selecting the text in the text pane in the navigator or selecting text in the field itself.

Tore Nilsen

> 19. mai 2020 kl. 19:53 skrev Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
> I just tried this recipe:
> 1. Paste styled text into a field
> 2. Choose pointer tool
> 3. Double-click the field to open the Inspector
> 4. In the Inspector, navigate to the Text pane
> 5. In that pane, select text, then type Ctrl-B
> RESULT: Both the styled text in the Inspector and the styled text in the field being inspected updates the contents to show the portion I'd changed to bold.
> Is that not working there?

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