Re: [ANN] Release 9.6.7 RC-1

2022-02-25 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
I experienced the same issue but after entering my Livecode account password into the activation dialog, it activated. Usually the password is pre-entered but not this time. Henry > On Feb 25, 2022, at 9:53 AM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode > wrote: > > Can't activate the license, though. >

Re: PDF in browser on Mac

2021-11-15 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Using the browser widget to view a PDF under Mac OS 12.0.1 and LC 9.6.5 (rc2), if I right click (control + click) anywhere in the displayed PDF (including white space) I get a pop-up menu showing several options. Selecting any of the PDF’s text and right clicking shows additional options.

Re: MacOS 12.x (Monterey) disables the Xcode 12.5 app

2021-10-26 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
without any issues, even if > Xcode12.5 itself cannot open on MacOS Monterey. > >>>>> Are there plans for LC to update to Xcode 13? > Yes, this will happen probably in the next RC-1 release (9.6.6) > > Kind regards, > Panos > -- > > On Tue, 26 Oct 2

MacOS 12.x (Monterey) disables the Xcode 12.5 app

2021-10-26 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Updated to MacOS Monetary (12.0.1) yesterday. After the update, the installed version of Xcode (12.5) was marked as disabled. Attempting to launch Xcode displayed the message: "The version of Xcode installed on this Mac is not compatible with macOS Monterey.” LC 9.6.5 (rc 2) launches and

New MacBook Pro Display Notch

2021-10-19 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
The new 14 and 16 inch MacBook Pro models announced by Apple yesterday include a display notch to house the 1080P front facing camera. Clearly this may cause problems for apps that display content in the screen area occupied by the new notch. In response Apple has created a new “compatibility

LC apps crashing on devices running iOS 15.x

2021-10-07 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Fernando and I have submitted a bug report (https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=23364 ) after confirming that previously stable LC iOS apps are intermittently crashing at launch on devices (iPhone & iPad) running iOS 15.x. We have submitted crash logs to LC. The issue has been

Re: Show Tree widget row contents on hover?

2021-04-23 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Keith, Take a look at the widget’s ActionInspect message. The actionInspect message is sent to the widget's script object when the inspect icon is clicked on. The inspect icon appears when the value string of a particular array element contains a newline character, OR if it is too large to

Re: TreeView Widget Drag and Drop Support

2021-04-02 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Many thanks Brian. As you suggested, I have created an enhancement request. https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=23147 <https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=23147> Henry > On Mar 31, 2021, at 3:32 PM, HENRY LOWE via use-livecode > wrote: > > Thanks Br

Re: TreeView Widget Drag and Drop Support

2021-03-31 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
he extension builder and use the 'open existing..' button > to navigate to the folder you created. Then, from the bottom, the install > button will build it into the toolbar. > > Now you have a customised version. Make sure you add your replacement > widget in the standaloneSettings>

Re: TreeView Widget Drag and Drop Support

2021-03-31 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
bottom, the install > button will build it into the toolbar. > > Now you have a customised version. Make sure you add your replacement > widget in the standaloneSettings>Inclusions before building your > standalones. > > All the best > > Sean > > On Wed, 31 Mar

TreeView Widget Drag and Drop Support

2021-03-30 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
I am using the LC TreeView widget to implement a sidebar containing a hierarchical menu in a MacOS app. The widget seems well suited for this purpose and I have successfully created a facsimile of the standard sidebar that is used increasingly in both MacOS and iPadOS apps. However, I need to

Re: Problem with Script Editor in LC 9.6.2 (rc3)

2021-03-25 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
gt; so it looks like it's big Turd this time ;-) > > Lagi > > On Thu, 25 Mar 2021 at 21:09, HENRY LOWE via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> On further investigation this appears to be a problem with any LC >> scrolling text field, not just th

Re: Problem with Script Editor in LC 9.6.2 (rc3)

2021-03-25 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
On further investigation this appears to be a problem with any LC scrolling text field, not just the Script Editor. Please try the following and let me know what you observe: 1. Create a new stack (e.g. 1024 x 768) 2. Add a scrolling text field and resize the field to fill the card. 3. Paste

Re: Problem with Script Editor in LC 9.6.2 (rc3)

2021-03-24 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
ly Popclip allows to exclude apps from being monitored by it, so i > just had to add Livecode to the list of apps that should be excluded from > PopClip actions. > > > Regards, > > > - > Matthias Rebbe > Life Is Too Short For Boring Code > >> Am 24.

Re: Problem with Script Editor in LC 9.6.2 (rc3)

2021-03-24 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Thanks Richard. I turned off the line number option and the problem still occurs. I can reproduce this with any script that extend beyond the bottom of the script editor pane. Select the first line of a script and then (holding the mouse button down) continue dragging down to select

Problem with Script Editor in LC 9.6.2 (rc3)

2021-03-24 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Since updating to LC 9.6.2 (rc3) on a 2019 iMac running Mac OS Big Sur 11.2.3 I have been experiencing the following intermittent issue: If I select text in the LC Script Editor and then drag down to select additional text (e.g. I want to select an entire handler), the editor starts to

Re: Multiple Displays and Screenrect

2021-03-18 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
In its plural form (screenRects) this function returns a list containing the virtual co-ordinates of all the screens currently attached to the system. The first line is always that of the primary display, and the order of the rest are in an OS-specific order. Henry > On Mar 18, 2021, at 2:28

Re: Multidimensional array issue

2021-03-11 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Thank you to everyone for help in resolving this issue. The syntax for determining if tArray[“status”] contains data or an array appears to be either: If the value of tArray[“status”] is not empty // contains data or If tArray[“status”] is not an array // contains data If I remember

Re: Multidimensional array issue

2021-03-09 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
not bobtest '{value"] is an array. This is why Mark is testing for > an array rather than the value. > > It seems a bit wonky, you might think, "Why not return an error?" But trust > me, when you work with arrays, especially when it comes to datagrid

Re: Multidimensional array issue

2021-03-09 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
is = empty - returns FALSE (it should return true IMHO)=20 put "data" into tArray["key1"]["key2"]; answer tArray["key1=E2=80=9D] is = an array - returns TRUE (so not helpful)=20 Henry > On Mar 8, 2021, at 4:54 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode >

Re: Multidimensional array issue

2021-03-08 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
3/8/21 3:46 PM, HENRY LOWE via use-livecode wrote: > >> I have often used the form 'if tArray[“key1”] is empty' to determine whether >> an array element hold a value but this breaks if tArray[“key1”][“key2”] >> holds a value. > > Same here. Not that I've every l

Multidimensional array issue

2021-03-08 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
I am using multidimensional arrays to process data read from JSON files. Some of the data in the JSON files can be represented in alternative forms in files from different sources. For example a field named “status” may be represented as either: “status": { "text": “active"} or “status":

Re: Suspend in iOS, or when is a mobile app running?

2020-11-17 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
On iOS use mergNotify as below. Works well for me. on openStack mergNotify "UIApplicationWillResignActiveNotification" mergNotify "UIApplicationDidBecomeActiveNotification" end openStack on UIApplicationWillResignActiveNotification pUserInfo // Your code before the app goes to background

Test

2020-06-29 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
This is a test. Please ignore. Henry ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode

Dark Mode support and iOS startup screens

2020-04-27 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
As of LC 9.6.0 (dp4) there is support for detecting whether the system is in dark or light mode and also a message that signals when the display mode changes. This works well and we have successfully added dark mode support to our iOS app. However, there appears to be no support for adding a

LC 9.6.0 (dp4) - cannot set the URL of an iOS native browser if it was previously set to empty

2020-04-18 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
Took me some time to track this one down, so I thought that it might be helpful to know in advance: With LC 9.6.0 (dp4) after setting the url of the iOS native browser (not the Browser Widget) to empty, one cannot set the browser’s url to another value. Example: MobileControlSet

New Apple Developer iOS requirements beginning April 30

2020-03-04 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
See: https://developer.apple.com/news/?id=03042020b "Starting April 30, 2020, all iPhone apps submitted to the App Store must be built with the iOS 13 SDK or later." "Starting April 30, 2020, apps submitted to the App Store must use an Xcode

Cannot identify the Menubar button clicked under Mac OS

2020-02-24 Thread HENRY LOWE via use-livecode
The Livecode Lesson 'Update a menu with a list of open windows' recommends placing a mousedown handler in the script of the Menubar group to determine which menu was clicked on: http://lessons.livecode.com/m/2592/l/126566-update-a-menu-with-a-list-of-open-windows The suggested code is: on