Alex Rice alrice at
Fri Apr 18 18:37:01 EDT 2003

On Friday, April 18, 2003, at 09:34  AM, Jeanne A. E. DeVoto wrote:

> You do know you can search the menu reference, right? (Although 
> actually
> when I looked at the menu description for Autocomplete in the 
> reference, it
> wasn't very helpful. I've updated it.)

I do now... every time I dig deeper in the docs, I discover stuff I 

> As you start typing a word, various numbered choices appear at the 
> bottom
> of the script window. For example, if you type "c", the autocomplete 
> bar at
> the bottom shows "1. call  2. cancel  3. case  4. catch  5. choose  6.
> clear  7. click  8. clone". As you type more characters, the choices 
> narrow
> down (typing "cl" gives you "1. clear  2. click  3. clone  4. close"). 
> At
> any point, you can press command-number or control-number to enter the 
> word
> with that number.

OK I see. What's the diamond next to the Autocomplete menu item? (OS X)

Alex Rice, Software Developer
Architectural Research Consultants, Inc.
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