Back in Chapter 5, Working with Interactive Objects, you added a Text Entry Box on slide 3 of this project. In this section, you will assign your new User Variable to this object. Whatever the student types in the Text Entry Box becomes the value of your v_name custom variable.
- Use the Filmstrip to go to slide 3 of the takeTheTrain.cptx project.
- Select the Text Entry Box on the right side of the slide.
- If needed, click the Properties icon on the Toolbar to open the Properties inspector.
- In the Style tab of the Properties inspector, make sure the Validate User Input checkbox is not selected.
Remember that a Text Entry Box can be used for two very different purposes. You can use it in a Quiz and ask ...