[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Menus not dropping

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From: Joe Lewis Wilkins <PepeToo@...>
Date: Sat, 23 Oct 1999 22:17:47 -0700
Ray Weisling wrote:
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> So it seems related to the system or extension set, yet doesn't
> appear with earlier versions compiled from the same code, less, of
> course, the new additions and pretty menus. The color coding actually
> has some function, other than window dressing, so I'd rather keep it.
>
> Still a little puzzled, I am.

FYI Ray,

I've had a situation in which Menus (with color) performed perfectly until run
on a Performa 636CD; in which case, at some point, the Menu Bar turned Blue
and the Drop Downs all became colored as well. The application functioned OK -
as far as I bothered with it - but this was not acceptable. What made things
even worse was that I had tested the program on another 636CD and it had run
perfectly.

Solution: Set the Extensions to System 7.5.1 only. So there must have been an
extension conflict of some sort. Unfortunately, I didn't have the time to
isolate which one was the culprit. The other 636CD was also running 7.5.1.
This is not a simple world!

Joe Wilkins