Find In the IDE

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at
Fri Dec 28 13:32:01 EST 2018

BTW if the display level is set to one less than the object resides at, it will find it but not display it. Might be a good update to expand the root "node" when it finds anything. 

Bob S

> On Dec 28, 2018, at 10:05 , Geoff Canyon via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> (self-promotion alert)
> Navigator's popup menu has a find function that can:
> do a text search in all scripts of selected objects,
>     in all behaviors of selected objects -- including chained behaviors,
>     in all enclosed controls: select a card and it will search all
> controls on that card,
>     in all behaviors of all enclosed controls.
> Or do a search by any test you like for any of the options above. Tests use
> "tID" for the id of the tested control. So for example you could find all
> controls that are square by using:
> the width of tID is the height of tID

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