Changing array key text

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Mon Jun 24 15:53:05 EDT 2019


Thanks, I hadn't thought of just extracting a chunk of the array. I 
should have.

On 6/24/19 2:37 PM, Brian Milby via use-livecode wrote:
> I’m pretty sure the PI deletes the old key and creates a new key with the existing value.
> 
> Thanks,
> Brian
> On Jun 24, 2019, 3:23 PM -0400, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>, wrote:
>> I have a multi-dimensional array and sometimes I need to change the text
>> of one of the array keys without destroying the rest of the array.
>> Putting a different value into a key removes all the subkeys under it,
>> so I wonder if there's a way to update the text of a key without
>> re-creating the entire array again.
>>
>> The property inspector lets you do this when you change the name of an
>> array key. Is there a quick trick for that?
>>
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