Managing windows in the IDE on Mac

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Mon Jul 31 23:56:27 EDT 2023

Hey Dar! So nice to see you here again.

The backdrop problem is a known bug on Ventura. Sometimes you can click 
where the window ought to be and it comes to the front, but basically 
windowing is broken. The only fix I know of for now is to not use a backdrop.


Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at
HyperActive Software |
On July 31, 2023 7:50:52 PM Dar Scott via use-livecode 
<use-livecode at> wrote:

> It has been a while. Hi, all. I’m getting back into LiveCode.
> I’m using 9.6.9 on Mac Ventura.
> I’m having a lot of trouble with the windows in the IDE. The backdrop 
> doesn’t always work. The stack I’m working on keeps disappearing. I can 
> check Float above everything, but that is not what I need and it can become 
> a problem when I want to look at something else. The Project Browser stays 
> behind everything and then disappears when I click on it.
> Dar
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