artificially causing a field to be left in a script

Dr. Hawkins dochawk at
Tue Sep 25 23:34:30 EDT 2012

On Tue, Sep 25, 2012 at 8:20 PM,  <dunbarx at> wrote:
> When you say "clicks to go to the next data", what do you mean?

There are nav buttons.  Each datum contains a couple of dozen fields.
If any change (flag set on exitfield), the datum is dumped to the

> I thought your issue was leaving a field without changing its contents, which would >indicate the use of "exitField", whereas "closeField" is sent only when the field
>contents have changed.

If someone selects a single field and changes the value, and then
clicks for the next datum, neither closeField nor exitFIeld are
called.  I need to have closefield called if the data has changed,
thus the wish to send a tab to the field.

Richard E. Hawkins, Esq.
(702) 508-8462

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