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LiveCode Mobile Development Beginner's Guide by Colin Holgate

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Time for action – it's a drag, but you'll like it!

You build things in LiveCode by dragging icons from the Tools palette to the Stack window. If the palettes are not already open, the Inspector palette can be opened by clicking the icon on the left-hand side end of the toolbar, or selecting one of the inspector menu items in the Object menu. The Tools palette can be opened by selecting Tools Palette from the Tools menu. To do this, perform the following steps:

  1. From the File menu, select New Mainstack.
  2. In the Tools palette, click on the Edit tool (the top right-hand side icon).

    Tip

    Select Edit, or not…

    In LiveCode you can drag controls from the Tools palette to the card window without first selecting the Edit tool. However, if you are in the Run tool ...

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