J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Sat May 12 23:03:15 EDT 2012
On 5/12/12 8:22 PM, Peter Haworth wrote:
> I'm trying to deal with disabling the Edit menu while leaving the
> Preferences item on it enabled, when running on a Mac.
> I disable the "Edit" menu, then enable the "Preferences" item in the Edit
> button of the menu bar group I created with the Menu Builder, but no matter
> what I do, the Preferences item stays disabled.
> I suspect this has something to do with how LC deals with the Preferences
> item on Macs, moving it off the Edit menu button and onto the Application
It's more how LiveCode deals with menus. If you disable the whole menu,
then all its items are also disabled.
> I'm thinking I have to disable each Edit menu item individually, except
> Preferences, to do this but wondering if there's some other way.
I don't know any other way. You can do it in a repeat loop though. Loop
through all the lines and as soon as you hit a line containing
"Preferences", bail out.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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