Developing Methods: Creating Scrolling groups larger than screen rect

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Sun Sep 24 14:13:04 EDT 2017

Yeah, me too. In this case I happened to know that the controls all have 
the same names.

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Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
HyperActive Software           |

On September 24, 2017 12:37:14 PM Mark Wieder via use-livecode 
<use-livecode at> wrote:

> On 09/24/2017 08:26 AM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote:
>> Very tall groups have to be arranged by script, the way Mike Bonner
>> described. It's sometimes easier to use relative locations rather than
>> hard coded numbers:
>> set the top of control 4 to the bottom of control 3
> That's what I do but using actual identifiers for the controls rather
> than the number. Control numbers can get changed if you move controls
> around, in and out of groups, etc, so you can end up with results very
> different from what you intended. Been there.
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