Trapping for mouseDown on the desktop on a Mac
revdev at pdslabs.net
Sat Oct 12 10:51:46 EDT 2013
Have you tried using 'suspend' instead of 'mouseDown' and
'suspendStack'? Should work the same on both platforms (famous last words!).
On 10/12/13 6:31 AM, Ray wrote:
> On Windows the instant there is a 'mouseDown' on the desktop the
> current stack window goes inactive, thus triggering the suspendStack
> message. I use this to create a field which then accepts dragDrops.
> However, this is different on a Mac. The current stack window on a
> Mac waits until the mouse comes up on a desktop click, thus defeating
> my scheme which creates the field to accept a dragDrop as soon as the
> mouse goes down on the desktop.
> Any ideas anybody on how to trap for a mouse down on the desktop on a
> Many thanks,
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