menuPick prob

Jan Schenkel janschenkel at
Wed Apr 16 10:52:01 EDT 2003

--- Stephen Messimer <steve at>
> Hi,
> In version 1.1.1 I used the following script to
> return the  rev tools 
> palette to the screen. It worked fine.
> send ("menuPick" && quote & "Tools Palette" &&
> quote) to button "tools" 
> of stack "revMenubar"
> This does not work in rev 2.0ß2? When I use this I
> don't get any error 
> msgs . When used from the msg Box there are no
> indications that it 
> hasn't been accepted by rev as good code.  The only
> problem is that the 
> Tools palette doesn't appear.
> Anyone have any ideas.
> Regards
> Steve

Hi Steve,

It looks like you have an ampersand too many :
  send ("menuPick" && quote & "Tools Palette" & quote)
to button "tools" of stack "revMenuBar"
works just fine (no double ampersand before the second

Hope this helped,

Jan Schenkel.

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