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Buggy Button Design?

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  • Buggy Button Design?

    Iím currently using Build 2005-3252 and have run into what appears to be a bug in button design. I create buttons and assign bitmaps to precede the buttonsí text, then save the buttons and test them. The bitmap icons disappear when the buttons are pressed. Thatís because A5 is by default (without user intervention) setting the button to change the bitmap when the button is pressed and obviously when there is no bitmap assigned to the press there is nothing to display. I go back into the button properties and see that the change bitmap on press setting is checked, but I didnít check it. I uncheck it and save the button design and test it again. Button works correctly. But then I go back and look at the button properties again. The press setting is still checked, although the button is nominally working the way one would expect and not attempting to show an other bitmap on press. Hmmm... Can some one test this behavior on their system to see if it can be replicated? I had no problem with this prior to the latest build and only found it because, after installing the latest build, buttons in my application started beahving erratic pressed, even though no changes had been made to the design of the buttons.

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    Re: Buggy Button Design?

    Douglas,
    I can confirm this:

    A5v7 Build 4130:3033 - The button bitmap image persists with the OnPush action

    A5v8 Build 1980:3136 - The button bitmap image disappears with the OnPush action

    A5v9 Build 2005:3252 - The button bitmap image disappears with the OnPush action

    I would generate a very small example and submit this to Alpha as a bug report.
    Mike W
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    "I rebel in at least small things to express to the world that I have not completely surrendered"

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      Re: Buggy Button Design?

      Thanks MIke. Have documented this in a bug report to Alpha.

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