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repeat [for] posInteger [times]
The statements in a
repeat for structure repeat for a specified number of times.
If HyperCard executes an
exit repeat statement in the
loop, it continues running the handler starting from the first statement after
If HyperCard executes a
next repeat statement, it returns immediately to the beginning of the
show bkgnd field "demo field"
put return & " The count will stop at 10:" ¬
into bkgnd field "demo field"
put 0 into theCount
put space & space & theCount after bkgnd field "demo field"
repeat for 10 times
add 1 to theCount
put theCount into last word of bkgnd field "demo field"
hide bkgnd field "demo field"
put empty into bkgnd field "demo field"
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,
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
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