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Suppressing the Default OIP at creation

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I remembering there being a way to keep the default OIP from appearing when the first PIO instance is created.  I can't find it.  Did I remember incorrectly?  If not, what is it?  :-)

 

TIA,

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CONST
   kObjXPropShowPrefDialogWhen = 32;
    kCustomObjectPrefNever      = 0;
    kCustomObjectPrefAlways      = 1;
    kCustomObjectPrefNew         = 2;

 

blah blah blah...

 

in event loop 5:

    gFlag := SetObjPropCharVS(kObjXPropShowPrefDialogWhen, Chr(kCustomObjectPrefNever));

 

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Thanks so Julian.  I know I have never seen that SetObjProp call before, nor have ever seen one called inside another call.  Cool beans.

 

 

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Unfortunately, 

gFlag := SetObjPropCharVS(kObjXPropShowPrefDialogWhen, Chr(kCustomObjectPrefNever));

Does not seem to work.  I have tried placing it in the Init Properties event (5) and at the beginning of the PIO code.

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It works for me Sam and definitely needs to be in the kObjOnInitXProperties event (5). It's possible it also needs this:

 

CONST

    kObjXPropAcceptStates = 18;

 

    gFlag := SetObjPropVS(kObjXPropAcceptStates, TRUE); 

 

Also have you tried quitting and restarting Vw? I find this necessary sometimes even in developer mode.

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