Adding background objects

Graham Samuel livfoss at
Mon Oct 27 13:07:41 EST 2003

On Mon, 27 Oct 2003 11:38:24 -0500, Thomas J McGrath III 
<3mcgrath at> wrote:
>I have a stack with grouped items as background objects to be shared by
>all cards in this stack. I want to add items to this background "After"
>all cards have been created. The inspector has the 'act like
>background' but says it is for NEW cards. I don't want to put it on new
>cards but rather on OLD cards.
>I selected the field and grouped it and selected the like background
>but it does not show up on old cards.
>What am I doing wrong? Or Is there a better way other than copy paste?
>What is the best way to do this?

I believe you have to use 'place' rather than 'paste'.

          Graham Samuel / The Living Fossil Co. / UK & France

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