Contents of Scrolling Field disappear after going to a card

mfstuart mfstuart at
Tue Mar 4 23:17:57 EST 2008

Thank you Jacqueline, that did it.
But I would never of thought to check that property.
Mark Stuart

J. Landman Gay wrote:
> mfstuart wrote:
>> Problem:
>> When the field is clicked on, it uses its script: go to card, with item 2
>> value, the menu id.
>> When it goes to the different cards, the contents of the Scrolling Field
>> disappear.
>> But the Scrolling Field itself remains visible, and so I can't navigate
>> anymore, when on the other cards.
>> I checked the contents property for the field, and the values are still
>> there.
> Turn on the field's sharedtext property. A background field, by default, 
> allows for different text on every card. The text you see in the 
> inspector is the text of the first card, but it isn't being shared 
> across all the cards.
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