Tab Panel - how to change the hilited selection?

Andre Garzia andre at
Fri Oct 22 12:49:36 EDT 2010

I think you can do it with the menuhistory


On Fri, Oct 22, 2010 at 2:39 PM, Kee Nethery <kee at> wrote:

> Amazingly enough, there appears to be no documentation for "Tab Panel", the
> "button" with choices displayed along the top of a rectangle.
> I am using a Tab Panel to navigate between cards and when I click on a tab
> "button" it hilites and then my script navigates the user to a different
> card where the hilited button is not what the user clicked on to get there
> but rather, whatever button they clicked on when they last left that card.
> I thought I knew how to set the hilite on the correct button once I got to
> the destination card but it appears I was mistaken.
> What I'd like is for the hilited button on the tab panel to just stay
> selected according to the card it is on. Barring a way to freeze the hilite
> on each card to it's button, how do I set the hilite appropriately once I've
> landed on a card?
> Seems like this simple characteristic of which button is hilited should be
> an attribute in the Inspector.
> Thanks in advance.
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