Can LC read QR-Code?

Mark Wieder ahsoftware at
Tue Dec 8 18:20:08 EST 2020

On 12/8/20 11:08 AM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote:

> Thanks. I'm familiar with tindyDictionary and admire Bernd's work, but 
> had hoped there would be documentation available on the web. I can 
> download tinyDictionary, or just look at my Mac, so if the only 
> documentation for the QR code reader is in the not-online-Dictionary at 
> least I know where to go.
> As for separate matter of the IDE-provided Dictionary, that it's broken 
> in the Linux edition is the smaller problem, the bigger being that the 
> reason there's no Dictionary is that there's no working browser widget.

I find Bernd's plugin much preferable to the browser-based dictionary. 
But YMMV, of course.

But eh? If I click on the Dictionary link in the IDE toolbar in the Indy 
version I get my local dictionary:


and from there searching for "qr" brings up the correct entries.
Are you seeing something different?

  Mark Wieder
  ahsoftware at

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