increasing column width of DG keeps running

JJS jjs at
Thu Aug 1 13:08:55 EDT 2019

ok thanks.

I've never seen that error you describe. Only that sometimes when 
changing the standard column name into something else you'll have to do 
it twice.

But i use a programmatic approach for that.

Op 1-8-2019 om 17:08 schreef Paul Dupuis via use-livecode:
> On 8/1/2019 9:23 AM, JJS via use-livecode wrote:
>> hi,
>> anyone ever had this:
>> Increase the column width of a DG by clicking on the increase button. 
>> in the property inspector, keep the mouse down until you think the 
>> column is wide enough.
>> Then it keeps running --read increasing the width-- forever, or until 
>> probably the max of 65000 somewhere.
>> Have this in all versions of LC in win10. But never made a bug report 
>> yet.
>> I can only stop this by ending LC in the task manager.
>> Have you seen this?
> I develop under WIn10. Like Bob, I tend to type in numbers for column 
> width rather than use the arrow, but I just created a new stack in 
> LC905rc1, added a new DataGrid, created 2 columns and tried to resize 
> the first column using the property inspector arrows. For Width, 
> MinWidth and MaxWidth I could size upa nd down using the arrows 
> without it continuing once I released the mouse.
> I did see a bug when editing column names. Add a column. Type in the 
> Column name. The click on the Column label field of the PI and types a 
> label. Press tab, get an error "object does not have that property" 
> and the Col # name references as the object. I think the closeField 
> handler in the PI for the column name is broken.
> I report the bug I found to the Quality Center as 
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