Setting a behavior in the IDE
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Fri May 30 01:17:57 EDT 2014
On 5/29/2014, 10:40 PM, Mark Wieder wrote:
> Thursday, May 29, 2014, 5:42:44 PM, you wrote:
>> Is there an easy way to set a behavior in the IDE?
> No. The message box is your friend.
I have wished so often that there was some other way. So I started
thinking about it after Dar asked, but I can't think of a good way to do
it. I was going down the road where we'd shift-select two objects and
have a contextual menu that would assign the first one as a behavior to
the second. But that would not only get confusing and be error prone, it
would be impossible if the two objects weren't on the same card.
So I thought maybe we could click some gizmo in the property inspector
that would list everything in the stack and ask us to choose a behavior
object. But if there were more than a few controls that's unweildy and
building the list for a large stack would be time consuming. And what if
the behavior button is in a different stack?
So I think I know why we're stuck with the message box.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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