Trapping for option drag

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at
Mon Dec 9 14:23:37 EST 2013

Hi Marty,

Just write a frontscript that handles the drag before the IDE does. You could also create your own tool with a custom cursor and a global variable or property to store the mode of that tool.

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Mark Schonewille

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On 9 dec 2013, at 20:01, Marty Knapp wrote:

> Is there a way to trap (to disable) the ability to option drag a selected object (which makes a copy)? I need to disable it for some objects on a card, yet still allow the user to select and reposition the object. I've been fiddling with it here and can't seem to come up with anything.
> Thanks,
> Marty
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