Standardize Font Appearance

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Wed Sep 7 15:24:56 EDT 2022

You can have that. You don't need a message.

Too many possibilities to try to anticipate in a list email. Give me a 
call and let's discuss. I'll bet in under 20 minutes you'll be fired up 
and crafting the styling subsystem of your dreams.

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems

Bob Sneidar wrote:
> Yes but I had more in mind then display properties like font size and style.
> Bob S
> On Sep 6, 2022, at 15:30 , Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <use-livecode at<mailto:use-livecode at>> wrote:
> Bob Sneidar wrote:
>> That's great for buttons. I'd like to implement something for all
>> objects. My goal is to be able to offer the end user a way to change
>> their "motif" with a single click. Imagine being able to set the
>> properties of an object designated as a "class object", the object
>> then getting a propertyChanged message, and then having that
>> propertyChanged handler trigger the change of all the subscribed
>> properties of all the objects that are an instance of that class or
>> sub-class.
> Sounds very much like the way word processors manage styles: define a set of attributes, assign a name to the set, apply that set by name to selections as you go.
> If a change is needed just edit the style definition, click "Save Changes", and the changes are propagated to all objects to which that style has been assigned.
> Do I understand the desired workflow?
> --
> Richard Gaskin
> Fourth World Systems

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