[futurebasic] Re: [FB] FB^3 conversion questions

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From: Mark Arnold <mda515t@...>
Date: Thu, 30 Sep 1999 08:07:22 -0500

I'm not an expert on this, but I ran into the same problem last night.
Check to make sure you don't have a Fontwidth$ dimmed.


>1. CHARWIDTH is a toolbox function that returns an integer and worked
>under FB II. Fontwidth% is dimmed in the local function. I have tried
>enclosing S in quaotation markes and putting S in a variable but
>nothing works. I checked with Inside Macintosh at Apple and I don't
>think the toolbox call changed.
>Error: String used when a Number was expected.
>Fontwidth%=FN CHARWIDTH(S)