datagrid: sharing grid templates

Peter Haworth pete at
Wed Dec 15 13:10:19 EST 2010

OK.  I just found a section in the dg manual titled "Creating a  
Datagrid By Hand" that seems like it might provide the basis what I  
want to do.  I'll give that a whirl.

Pete Haworth

On Dec 15, 2010, at 9:54 AM, Trevor DeVore wrote:

> On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 12:29 PM, Peter Haworth <pete at 
> >wrote:
>> Is there any way to force the creation of a new template when you  
>> copy and
>> paste a datagrid?  I have a "skeleton" datagrid set up with various
>> pre-defined custom properties, default column behavior pre-set,  
>> various
>> other characteristics pre-defined and it would be great if I could  
>> copy and
>> paste it as the basis for  new datagrids and have it create a new  
>> template
>> each time.  I'm happy to write code to do this if necessary.
> Not that I know of. The LiveCode IDE is in charge of what happens  
> during a
> copy/paste operation so if you wanted to changed behavior you could  
> submit
> an enhancement request to RunRev.
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> Trevor DeVore
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