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Subject: Re: MIA, Ask an Expert: changing the contents of a text-box
From: mwforum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Daniel Ajoy)
Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2004 07:02:32 -0500

On 22 Jul 2004 at 6:04, Asuka Langley Soryu wrote:

> Hi Daniel,
> That was a great help, thanks a lot :)
> I have another problem now, hopefully it will be the last one...
> 
> I have a transparent text box and I have 4 buttons in it that change the 
> text or start animation.
> The two buttons that don't change the text work fine, but the text won't 
> change on a button click anymore.
> it tells me that:
> spaced is transparent in story
> 
> spaced is the name of my text box.
> 
> this is my code:
> to story
> transparent "spaced
> ct
> setfont "|VicBold| setfontsize fontsize + 0 setstyle "regular settc "yellow
> print [Lindy wandered along many passageways. The passages were dark, cold 
> and bare. After she had been wanderng for awhile, Lindy felt as though she 
> was becoming lost in the deep passageways.]
> print ['But what if the legends were true?'Lindy thought, 'if I found the 
> Golden Fish I would never go hungry again.]
> amble
> end

Hi Asuka,

I'm glad my project helped you.

You have to make the textbox opaque first. Project attached.

Daniel
OpenWorld Learning (OWL)
http://mia.openworldlearning.org


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