Question about "that thing you key in that's not a user name when you're logging in"

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Tue Dec 29 22:19:36 EST 2015

On 12/29/2015 6:33 PM, Peter Haworth wrote:
> I know there is an "ask thing" command that will replace the thing with
> black dots as it is being typed in but is there some way to do that using a
> regular field?

Here is my favorite approach:


After I read Bill Marriott's solution, I adopted it forever after. It 
requires almost no work at all and takes advantage of LC's built-in text 
handling. Very easy.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
HyperActive Software           |

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