Issue: 14.1 (January/February 2016)
Author: Markus Winter
Author Bio: Markus is a Molecular Biologist who taught himself REALbasic programming in 2003 to let the computer deal with some exceedingly tedious lab tasks. Some call it lazy, he thinks it smart. He still thinks of himself as an advanced beginner at best.
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Tip 1: JRSwhere: Get the mouse cursor location in Xojo Web
Unlike Desktop, Xojo Web does not have
System.MouseYto report the location of the mouse cursor. The only available way is to use the
MouseMoveevent. Unfortunately, that event requires a round trip between the server and client for every pixel, which means such a huge amount of traffic it may very well overflow the app. As a result, most developers avoid using that event and have to resort to much less precise techniques, such as using
- Insert a new class into your project (Insert menu). Set its name in the Inspector to
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