Re: Blurring field contents

2018-04-02 Thread David V Glasgow via use-livecode
Thanks for all the suggestions, but blur works really well. I just take a snapshot of the field, blur the resultant image, overlay it on the confidential field, snapshot the entire card to clipboard and then delete the blurred image. I had to manually include it in the standalone, though,

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-30 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Or cover the hidden fields with graphics of daisies. :-) Bob S > On Mar 30, 2018, at 08:40 , J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > Or make a generic "blur" image in a graphics program and overlay it on the > fields when needed.

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-30 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
Or make a generic "blur" image in a graphics program and overlay it on the fields when needed. -- Jacqueline Landman Gay | jac...@hyperactivesw.com HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com On March 30, 2018 9:07:48 AM Rick Harrison via use-livecode

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-30 Thread Rick Harrison via use-livecode
You could also make up bogus text data to show instead of using real data. Rick > On Mar 29, 2018, at 11:48 PM, scott--- via use-livecode > wrote: > > If blurring turns out to be too problematic you might consider just replacing > text with bullets or Lorem

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-29 Thread scott--- via use-livecode
If blurring turns out to be too problematic you might consider just replacing text with bullets or Lorem Ipsum. -- Scott Morrow > On Mar 29, 2018, at 1:41 PM, David V Glasgow via use-livecode > wrote: > > > >> On 29 Mar 2018, at 5:44 pm, Paul Hibbert via

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-29 Thread David V Glasgow via use-livecode
> On 29 Mar 2018, at 5:44 pm, Paul Hibbert via use-livecode > wrote: > > That tutorial is a bit outdated now that there is a “blur” command, > introduced in LC 8.0, it’s quicker and easier to use. > > Paul > Ah! Thank you, Paul. That’s good to know. I am a

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-29 Thread Rick Harrison via use-livecode
Why do you want to blur text? I can’t stand blurry things, they always make me think there is something wrong with my eyes! (Unless of course that is the purpose of the blurry text.) ;-) Rick > On Mar 29, 2018, at 11:35 AM, David V Glasgow via use-livecode >

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-29 Thread Paul Hibbert via use-livecode
That tutorial is a bit outdated now that there is a “blur” command, introduced in LC 8.0, it’s quicker and easier to use. Paul > On Mar 29, 2018, at 8:35 AM, David V Glasgow via use-livecode > wrote: > > I want to give users options for capturing anonymised

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-29 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
You could set the imagesource of the characters into the field, take the snapshot, then "set the text of field "whatever" to the text of field "whatever" to revert. Did a quicky test, and it seems to work well enough. local simageOn on mouseup lock screen if sImageOn is empty then put false

Re: Blurring field contents

2018-03-29 Thread Tore Nilsen via use-livecode
Why not just hide the fields in question before exporting the snapshots and then showing them after the export is done? This way you do not have to work with the exported image. Regards Tore Nilsen > 29. mar. 2018 kl. 17:35 skrev David V Glasgow via use-livecode >