Arrays as custom properties?

John Tregea john at
Sun Mar 19 02:05:42 EST 2006

Thanks Richard, I will explore this some more...

Richard Gaskin wrote:
> > I already have a number of arrays stored in global variables and
> > want to store each complete array as a custom property of the
> > group. I realise I could repeat through the structure of the
> > array and transfer each array element to a corresponding element
> > in the group's custom property, but hoped to be able to "plonk"
> > the array into the custom property.
> Array elements are distinct entities, equating to individual custom 
> properties.  You can, however, set all of the members of a custom 
> property set to an array, and you can have any number of custom 
> property sets in each object.
> See the Transcript dictionary entry for the customProperties property 
> for more....
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