Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-11-16 Thread Bill Vlahos via use-livecode
This seems to be a bug in 9.6.1 for MacOS. Add a case statement for just “About”. The case statement for “About MyApp” won’t be recognized. Thanks to Elanor at LiveCode for pointing this out. Regards, Bill Vlahos > On Nov 15, 2020, at 11:56 AM, Bill Vlahos via use-livecode > wrote: > > I

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-11-15 Thread Bill Vlahos via use-livecode
I have a app that has the About as the last item in the Help menu. It works in the Windows build but not in the Mac build (MacOS 10.14.6). It worked in previous versions. I don’t see anything wrong. The symptoms on the Mac is that the About item is in the correct place but the script is not

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-05-22 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
My comment was in reply to George's request about desktop menus. Mobile systems have no menu bar of course, so any conventions that apply to menu bars don't apply to mobile platforms. I did a couple searchs to try to find an answer for your mobile question, and posted the results here:

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-05-22 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Agreed, and apparently the docs team does too - see the chapter "Programming Menus & Menu Bars", section "Menu Bars on Mac OS X Systems", where pg 181 discusses "Special Menu Items". -- Richard Gaskin Fourth World Systems Andre Garzia wrote: > This should be in the user guide... > > On

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-05-22 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Oops, I think this is a different conversation. My issue is with mobile apps. Apologies Graham > On 22 May 2020, at 14:26, Graham Samuel via use-livecode > wrote: > > Sorry, how does this apply to a mobile app which hasn’t got a menu in an > explicit sense - of course I can provide a ‘menu’

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-05-22 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Sorry, how does this apply to a mobile app which hasn’t got a menu in an explicit sense - of course I can provide a ‘menu’ item, i.e. some kind of choice the user can make (I do in fact have a ’settings’ card in the app I’m producing, so that could be somewhere to put it), but it’s not

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-05-22 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
This should be in the user guide... On Tue, 12 May 2020 at 00:42, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > GEORGE WOOD wrote: > > > How can I activate the "About MyApp" under the Apple menu? > > On other OSes the "About" item is usually the last item in the Help

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-05-11 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
GEORGE WOOD wrote: > How can I activate the "About MyApp" under the Apple menu? On other OSes the "About" item is usually the last item in the Help menu. If you put your About item there, you'll find that when LC automatically translates its menu objects for the Mac menu bar it'll move your