opencard and visual effect

Klaus major-k klaus at
Wed May 3 14:59:03 EDT 2023

Hi Jim,

> Am 03.05.2023 um 20:18 schrieb Jim Lambert via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
>> Problem for me ist to measure the time until the user hits a key after a question 
>> appears on the screen on the card. 
>> And I start this on "opencard", so the VISUAL effect, what the user really sees,
>> MUST have been terminated, but obviously "opencard" does not respect this.
> If the visual effect may be compromising your very critical timing perhaps you should eliminate the visual effect.
> Just go card and start timing upon opencard.

you may have missed this in my last posting:
As a workaround I'll leave the visual effect out, temporarily.

> Jim Lambert



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