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Issue 1.6


Control Binding in REALbasic

Build User Interfaces Without Writing (Much) Code

Issue: 1.6 (June/July 2003)
Author: Charles Yeomans
Author Bio: Charles Yeomans is a REALbasic developer in Lexington, Kentucky. In his spare time, he practices aikido, where he gets to hit C++ developers.
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Control binding is a visual programming mechanism in which you can make controls communicate by simply wiring them together, with no code needed. REALbasic has many predefined bindings, and allows developers to define their own bindings. Unfortunately, control binding is very nearly undocumented by REAL Software; as a consequence, it goes unused by the majority of RB developers. This article aims to fill the documentation gap and encourage developers to bind.

Using RB's Built-in Control Bindings

A Warmup Example

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