living and learning

Ken Ray kray at
Mon Jan 17 14:04:50 EST 2005

On 1/17/05 1:01 PM, "Bob Hartley" <rev at> wrote:

> At 18:36 17/01/2005, you wrote:
> Hi Guys
> Hmm I know this is supposed to eb easy  ut I cant get me head around it. :-(
>>> I never tought of sharing a tab and moving through cards.... I have
>>> this app with 8 tabs and I am hiding and showing groups...  silly me...
>>> Thanks Richard, again, I learn a new trick from your mail!
>> I do this all the time - create a tab button, group it, set the
>> backgroundbehavior to true, then set its script to:
>> on menuPick newTab,oldTab
>>   go card newTab
>> end menuPick
>> Easy!
>> :-)
> Do you have a quick 2-3 tab  (2 fields/tab) example you could knock up and
> put on revonline?
> Once I see a simple example I could get into this.

Sure..., sorry but I forgot one critical step: name the cards the same as
the tabs.

It's on revOnline under the user 'kray' called "Cheesy Tab Example".


Ken Ray
Sons of Thunder Software
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