I believe so. In my custom tabbed object group, I had to put transparent buttons over the tabs, then have a way to size and rearrange the buttons to match the size of the tabs, just so I could get it to respond to mouse messages and drag/drop operations. It's so ugly it's cute. Like a shar-pei.
Bob S > On Nov 7, 2020, at 24:39 , Terence Heaford via use-livecode > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > > >> On 5 Nov 2020, at 20:10, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode >> <email@example.com> wrote: >> >> I've done this with a custom control group, it should work with a widget >> too. Calculate the rectangles (or at least the left and right edges) of each >> segment and in a mouseEnter handler compare the mouseLoc to the rectangles >> to see which one it's in. Then set the tooltip to the appropriate string. >> You can also add a mouseMove handler to do the same thing if you want to >> change tooltips as the mouseLoc changes inside the widget. > > > I placed the segmented control widget in a group and put a simple > > on mouseEnter > beep > end mouseEnter > > in the script of the group. > > This did not implement a beep sound. > I placed the same script in the segmented control and that did not make a > beep either. > > > I read the dictionary for mouseEnter and it does not apply to a group, I > assume it also does not apply to the segmented control widget. > > > I then created three standard buttons and placed those in a group. > Placed the above script in the group. > and each time the mouse entered a button it beeped. It did not beep upon > entering the group. > > Is all this the correct behaviour? > > If it is then it is not possible to create your own tooltip for a segmented > control widget unless there is some more fiddling that can be done. > > It seems creating your own segmented control may be the only solution. > > Any ideas > > Thanks > > Terry > > > > _______________________________________________ > use-livecode mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription > preferences: > http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode _______________________________________________ use-livecode mailing list email@example.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode