sending menupick to combobox button

Rob Cozens rcozens at
Tue Oct 21 11:07:02 EDT 2003

>I have a combobox button with several menuitems in it.  Next to it 
>is a plain radio button which serves to mark the state (on/off) of 
>the combobox.
>When  the radio button is cllcked,  I need it to send a menupick to 
>the combobox so that the current combobox's label's menupick script 
>runs, just as if the user had selected the option from the 
>combobox's own menu options.  (There's a mouthful.)
>What is the correct syntax for making this happen?

Hi Mark,

Off the top of my head:

send "menuPick"&&myPick to button "myComboButton"

myPick contains the argument to be passed with the menuPick message.

Rob Cozens
CCW, Serendipity Software Company

"And I, which was two fooles, do so grow three;
Who are a little wise, the best fooles bee."

from "The Triple Foole" by John Donne (1572-1631)

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