Re: Baffling can't create variable message

2021-02-24 Thread David V Glasgow via use-livecode
h! Why did that not occur to me? Damn, on one of my variants I was so close, though... Thanks Matthias Cheers David G > On 24 Feb 2021, at 12:42 pm, matthias rebbe via use-livecode > wrote: > > David, > > the Text is a property of button "search all". You have to use "set

Re: Baffling can't create variable message

2021-02-24 Thread matthias rebbe via use-livecode
David, the Text is a property of button "search all". You have to use "set the text" set the text of button "search all" to return & fld "custom" & the text of button "search all" - Matthias Rebbe Life Is Too Short For Boring Code > Am 24.02.2021 um 12:53 schrieb David V Glasgow via

Baffling can't create variable message

2021-02-24 Thread David V Glasgow via use-livecode
LiveCoders, I have a pulldown menu button to which I want to append new searches that it does not already contain. I have scripted this in various ways, multiple lines, single line, add parentheses, leave ‘em out, use extra variable/not, in an attempt to isolate what I am doing wrong.