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dial posInteger with modem ¬ [
dial command generates touch-tone sounds for the digits in
posInteger through the Macintosh speaker. To dial the phone from HyperCard, you must either hold the handset up to the speaker of your Macintosh or use a device that feeds Macintosh audio output to the telephone.
If you use the
with modem option, HyperCard sets up calls using the modem connected to the modem port. For more information about using modems with HyperCard, see the Phone Dialer stack. See your modem manual for valid
Note: If you include a hyphen in the number, place the entire expression in quotation marks. Otherwise, HyperCard performs a subtraction before dialing the number.
ask "Enter a phone number:"
if it is not empty then dial it
dial myHomeComputer -- if myHomeComputer contains a number
dial "999-973-6000" with modem
dial "999-996-1010" with modem "ATS0=0S7=1DT" -- depends on your modem
dial "(123) 456-7890"
An expression that evaluates to a positive integer.
67 mod 13
the number of bg fields
the number of backgrounds
the number of cards div 2
background, bkgnd, button, card, chunk,
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