Re: Select text question

2020-10-08 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Jacque, that’s perfect. Where would I be without the knowledge and kindness displayed daily on this list! Graham > On 8 Oct 2020, at 18:58, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > Untested, but try this: > > on keyboardActivated > select text of fld > end keyboardActivated > > If you

Re: Select text question

2020-10-08 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
Untested, but try this: on keyboardActivated select text of fld end keyboardActivated If you get a selection flash when it sets twice, remove the command from the openField handler. -- Jacqueline Landman Gay | jac...@hyperactivesw.com HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com On

Re: Select text question

2020-10-08 Thread craig--- via use-livecode
e LiveCode" Cc: "Graham Samuel" Subject: Re: Select text question Thanks Craig. Somehow the return characters didn’t arrive in my email, but of course I understand what you mean. But this would simply empty the field, wouldn’t it, whereas I want the user to see the text that

Re: Select text question

2020-10-08 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
> > > -Original Message- > From: "Graham Samuel via use-livecode" > Sent: Thursday, October 8, 2020 8:45am > To: "How to use LiveCode" > Cc: "Graham Samuel" > Subject: Select text question > > > > I want a user to key a n

RE: Select text question

2020-10-08 Thread craig--- via use-livecode
To: "How to use LiveCode" Cc: "Graham Samuel" Subject: Select text question I want a user to key a number in a field in an iOS app. Normally the field will already contain data which the user will be replacing, so I coded this on openField set the keyboardType of me to "

Select text question

2020-10-08 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
I want a user to key a number in a field in an iOS app. Normally the field will already contain data which the user will be replacing, so I coded this on openField set the keyboardType of me to "numeric" select text of me end openField What happens is that the selection can be seen taking