Setting the labels of radio buttons from a Option Menu Button

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Mon Jul 7 21:38:25 EDT 2008

J. Landman Gay wrote:
> Charles Szasz wrote:
>> I have been unable to set the labels of radio buttons in a group from an
>> Option Menu. I do not understand why the following script does not 
>> work for
>> two radio buttons, R1, R2, in a group "radio" from a Option Menu button:
>> on menuPick pChosen
>>      switch
>>           case "choice 1"
>>                set the label of button "R1" of group "radio" to "Hello"
>>                break
>>           case "choice 2"
>>                set the label of button "R2" of group "radio" to "Bye"
>>                break
>>      end switch
>> end menuPick
>> Anyone have any suggestions?
> Unless the menu items in the button really are "Choice 1" and "Choice 2" 
> then nothing in that script is going to fire. Replace the "choice" 
> statements with the actual names of your button's menu items.

Oh, also, I just noticed the syntax is wrong. You can use either of these:

switch pChosen
   case "whatever"


or this:

   case pChosen = "whatever"

   case pChosen = "whatever2"

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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