Question about "the screen" property of stacks...

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at
Thu Jul 11 12:34:56 EDT 2019

It was easy enough to test. It is the loc of the stack. I would have thought the top left, but that's just me. There's good reasons for both, but I am thinking like a Mac user. The window controls for Windows are topright! 

Bob S

> On Jul 11, 2019, at 09:27 , Paul Dupuis via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> But is the number accurate?
> If so, I presume it is just comparing the saved loc of the stack to the screenRects, but what if the saved loc is not in any of the screenRects, then what does 'the screen of stack' return? 1 by default? or something else?
> I could, of course, but a second monitor, and create a test stack to determine all this, but some one at LiveCode should know (or be able to tell from the code) and then, as I said, I will add it to the Dictionary entry.

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