[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Suppress Edit Field "|"?

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From: tedd <tedd@...>
Date: Fri, 30 Apr 1999 13:09:10 -0400
>On 4/29/99 at 7:22 PM, tedd wrote:
>
>:Okay, let's say your application is in the background and it has a single
>:edit field that is dimmed. Question -- "How do you stop the insertion point
>:in the edit field from blinking?"
>:
>:Now, I'm not sure if the name of the thingie is an "insertion point", or a
>:cursor, or an "I-Beam", or what. The mouse is still an arrow being used for
>:other applications -- But in the dimmed application in the dimmed EDIT
>:FIELD is a "|" that is blinking. How can I get rid of this critter?
>
>A better question is how did you get it to blink?!  All my FutureBasic
>applications behave correctly in this regard - the insertion point disappears
>when the app goes to the background.


I'm using PG Pro. However, don't let my poor programming habits stand as a
typical result in PG. I created the edit field myself, not through a PG
"design a-window." As such, I have to dim all my edit fields as the
application goes to the background. In this one case, not that I noticed
any others, the edit field blinked. Using EDIT FIELD 0 stopped it.

tedd

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