ask dialog removes selectedChunk in field
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Wed Mar 1 16:11:03 EST 2006
Garrett Hylltun wrote:
> When I use the ask dialog to get some user input on changing some
> hilighted text in a field, the ask dialog removes the focus from the
> field, thus losing the ability to use the selectedChunk after the
> dialog has been dismissed.
> I did not know if there was any way within any of the properties to
> stop this, such as setting traversalOn, so I put the selectedChunk into
> a variable before the ask dialog.
> Other than what I have done to resolve this, is there some property
> dealing with the ask dialog that might bypass the need to record the
> selectedChunk before the ask dialog?
I think you've solved the problem in the best way. When a dialog is
shown, the focus is removed from the original stack and the selection is
lost; the workaround is exactly what you've done.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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