||THE HYPERCARD CENTER
Note: This is a work in progress and will be formatting errors. Read more about the project on the home page.
HyperCard repeatedly sends the
idle message to the current card when no other events are occurring (that is, when all handlers have finished running and HyperCard itself isn’t sending other messages).
Any return-separated list of built-in commands, user-defined handlers, or keywords that are part of a message or function handler.
put "Hello world" -- built-in command
get total(field 1) -- function call
global HelpInfo -- keyword
« exitField | HyperTalk Reference
| mouseDoubleClick »
(March 24, 2022)
Switch to Modern View