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  • #16
    Re: Button hot key not

    I tried with xdialog with this and got the result as you wanted.
    http://screencast.com/t/Uqf1AmZC
    since forms as just gui for xbasic construction, there may be a way to do, but I won't know.
    I don't have that much experience.
    thanks for reading

    gandhi

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    • #17
      Re: Button hot key not

      Good idea Robin!
      Peter
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      • #18
        Re: Button hot key not

        Originally posted by G Gabriel View Post
        The underscore is a standard. It tells the user which key is the hot key. I thought that was your question having to do with "Hot Key".
        What am I missing?
        My question wasn't about hot keys, it was about how to get rid of the underscore.
        Peter
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        • #19
          Re: Button hot key not

          Ok. Perhaps I mis-read the title.

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          • #20
            Re: Button hot key not

            Your sarcasm is duly noted.

            Yes it is "hot keys" that drive the underscore issue.
            Peter
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            • #21
              Re: Button hot key not

              That was not sarcasm. Your title could be read 2 different ways. When you stated "that makes the & the hot key" I thought you wanted the S not the & to be the hot key.
              Regardless of your negativity and for the benefit of others reading this thread, if it is a button on a form you can either:
              1-Use bitmap, though it is too much work, or
              2-A hotspot, or
              3-Use Rich text, send it to the back and make the button transparent (the opposite of a hotspot).

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              • #22
                Re: Button hot key not

                Ok, It was not sarcasm nor was I being negative. I appreciate the assistance. I like the hotspot idea, that seems to be the easiest.
                Peter
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                • #23
                  Re: Button hot key not

                  Hotspot is the easiest, Rich Text; however, offers much more in terms of formatting should anyone desires more than just to make the underscore disapear.

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