Selecting an object
pete at mollysrevenge.com
Sun Mar 13 20:45:00 EDT 2011
I know that was suggested and I can't remember why it didn't work for me - I think it may have been because the group may not exist. Or maybe it's because I'm copying the control into the group, not creating it?
On Mar 13, 2011, at 5:32 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 3/13/11 7:12 PM, Peter Haworth wrote:
>> I need to add a control into the group.
>> After some help from people on the list a couple of weeks ago, I've
>> been doing this by selecting the group, ungrouping it, making a group
>> command from the selectedObjects property plus the id of the new
>> control, then "do" the group command.
> That's the long way around. Try this, assuming you want a button:
> create btn "new button" in grp "mygroup" of cd "thatCard"
> If you're on the same card, just:
> create btn "new button" in grp "mygroup"
> You can substitute any control for "button". No need to ungroup first, just plunk it in there. I vaguely remember a discussion about this but I can't remember why you weren't able to do it this way for some reason.
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