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LiveCode Mobile Development HOTSHOT by Edward D Lavieri Jr.

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Custom pop ups

The ability to create custom pop-up dialogs provides the programmer with incredible flexibility in both displaying information to the user and obtaining information from them.

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In the last three tasks, we relied on the operating system to build our pop-up dialogs. What if you want to use pop ups with more customizations such as the layout and appearance? LiveCode gives us the flexibility to create our own pop-up dialogs. In fact, there are a couple of different ways of doing this. First, we can create a group of objects and then display the group when warranted. The second method is to create one or more cards in a new stack to be used for pop-up dialogs. We'll use the second method in this task because it exercises ...

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