Standalone Button Font Bloat

Klaus Major k_major at
Fri Dec 13 12:16:01 EST 2002

Hi Mark,

hit the send button too early, sorry...

> Hi Mark,
>> What's the trick to maintaining the correct font size for buttons in
>> substacks using when building standalones?  When everything is all one
>> stack, things look normal, but when using a splash as my main stack 
>> and
> sounds like you are using 2 different mainstacks.
> One when developing and another one (splash screen) when
> building a standalone, right ?
> In that case please check if these 2 stacks have the SAME fontsettings.
> Menu: Objects -> Text
> Because substacks inherit these setting from their mainstack this might
> cause your trouble.
> At least it is worth giving it a try... ;-)
>> placing substacks into a data folder, my substack buttons suffer from
>> bloated labels and I can't find documentation to address this, nor do 
>> my
>> attempts to alter settings in the standalone builder.

So you should check all the fontsettings of these stacks
that are NO substacks anymore. That's what i was missing...


Klaus Major
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