I should be grateful for help in updating a large movie
containing MIAWs from Dir 8 (Windows) to Dir MX2004 (10.1,
(1) In Dir 8 the following verbose Lingo produces a MIAW with
no title bar (which is what I want):
set the filename of window "Control" = "Control.dir"
set the windowtype of window "Control" = 2
However in MX "windowtype" is obsolete but I am unable to get
results from what I hoped would be the equivalent line:
Is there some step that I am missing?
(2) My Director movie contains many Quicktime movies, which
have controller bars. In Dir 8 they work well, but in MX2004 when I
click on the start/stop icon at the left of the controller bar the
whole screen is given over to the Quicktime and the MIAW (which
carries all my navigation buttons) disappears. How can I get around
1) I seem to recall that you had to set the properties of the
Window BEFORE you open() it. Otherwise, the window gets set to a
default property state. You may also want to look into
DisplayTemplates. Here are some links.