Commit 05b995f9 authored by Jonathan Wilkes's avatar Jonathan Wilkes
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add help patch for dropdown

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#X text 12 115 LIBRARY internal;
#X text 12 155 WEBSITE http://crca.ucsd.edu/~msp/;
#X text 12 35 LICENSE SIBSD;
#X text 12 135 AUTHOR Miller Puckette;
#X text 12 195 HELP_PATCH_AUTHORS Updated for Pd version 0.34. Jonathan
Wilkes revised the patch to conform to the PDDP template for Pd version
0.42.;
#X text 12 75 INLET_0 float bang symbol set;
#X text 12 95 OUTLET_0 float;
#X text 12 175 RELEASE_DATE 1997;
#X text 12 55 DESCRIPTION atom (number box and symbol box);
#X text 12 5 KEYWORDS control storage GUI nonlocal symbol_op;
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#X text 47 1 Related Objects;
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#X text 98 289 list;
#X text 98 349 set;
#X obj 4 597 pddp/pddplink all_about_help_patches.pd -text Usage Guide
;
#X text 168 289 - a list will be truncated to the first item.;
#X text 98 450 symbol;
#X text 11 23 popup menu for choosing a number or symbol;
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#X msg 158 75 names country western;
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#X obj 118 184 select country western;
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#X msg 321 75 names c d e f g a b;
#X text 378 140 2) Output index;
#X text 179 141 1) output value;
#X msg 170 99 set 1;
#X msg 380 98 set 3;
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#X text 168 239 - send the value or index to the outlet;
#X text 168 259 - set the index and trigger output.;
#X text 168 349 - set the dropdown box to display the value at the
given index without sending output from the outlet. Example: "set 3"
will display the 4th item in the list. Out of bounds indices will be
clipped to the nearest index.;
#X text 168 420 - in "index" mode \, this is the index of the chosen
value. In "value" mode it is a floating point value.;
#X text 168 450 - in "value" mode \, this is the chosen symbol value
;
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#X text 19 69 width;
#X text 69 69 - width of the number box (in characters). By default
the width is 5 characters.;
#X text 148 102 width = 12 characters;
#X floatatom 70 123 2 0 0 0 - - -, f 2;
#X text 148 123 width = 2 characters;
#X floatatom 70 143 0 0 0 0 - - -;
#X text 148 143 width = 0 characters (read below);
#X text 19 291 label;
#X text 69 291 - give the number box a visible name;
#X text 68 311 Use the radio buttons to reposition the label to the
left \, right \, top \, or bottom of the number box. Spaces in the
label will automatically be converted to underscores.;
#X text 19 373 messages;
#X text 69 373 - nonlocal send and receive;
#X text 68 393 As an alternative to using wires \, you can set send
and receive names to send messages through the number box. "Number-box-7"
below is set to receive messages to "gatom-help-rcv" \, and send messages
to "gatom-help-snd";
#X text 50 2 Properties for dropdown;
#X text 20 38 Right click on a dropdown box and choose "Properties"
to change the following:;
#X text 69 164 If you select a width of 0 \, the dropdown box will
be set to the length of the largest value (in characters). This way
all the values will be able to fit in the box when chosen.;
#X text 19 220 output;
#X text 69 220 - set whether to output the value or the index;
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#X text 98 309 names;
#X text 168 309 - a list of symbols or numbers to display in the dropdown
menu. In "value" mode \, dropdown can output both symbols and numbers
;
#X text 98 523 For choosing the "mode" as well as setting other properties
\, see this subpatch:;
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