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Subject: Re: MIA, Ask an Expert: stop and say something
From: "Daniel Ajoy" <da.ajoy@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 09 Sep 2009 15:45:02 -0500
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> from: Luis Trujill <luis71097@xxxxxxxxx>
> date: Wed Sep  9 14:08:40 2009
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> version: MicroWorlds Ex
> How can i make a person stop walking in the middle of the page and pop a 
> text box with him saying something.

I'm attaching an example.

The project has a text box called "dialog"

The code is:

to startup
dialog, hidetext
setx -200

forever [move]
waituntil [0 < xcor] 

cancel [move]

dialog, showtext
setdialog [Hi, how are you]

to move
fd 4 wait 1

OpenWorld Learning

Attachment: move-stop-talk.mwx
Description: application/mwx-plugin

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