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    Thanks for the info, I'll look into it. I've...

    Thanks for the info, I'll look into it. I've figured out a way to get what I need but I'm always looking to improve things.
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    Extension to read FPS of a video file

    I need an extension that can read the frame rate of video files. Primarily for MP4, but MOV also, if possible. This would be paid. Message me if interested.
  3. WebVew2 isn't passing gamepad clicks to web page. Any ideas?

    (I had originally posted this in the HTML5 exporter section, but it's more of a WebView2 issue so I'm putting it here.)

    I'm experimenting with the HTML5 exporter. I have a very simple Android app...
  4. Need help getting Webview2 to pass gampad button clicks in Android

    I'm experimenting with the HTML5 exporter. I have a very simple Android app for the test: Press a button on the gamepad and it changes the color of the background. When I run the HTML5 from a web...
  5. So, the answer is yes. The Active Picture object...

    So, the answer is yes. The Active Picture object has a loader. I just didn't have Xcode set up right before.
  6. Is it possible to load images from Photos in IOS?

    In Android its easy to access photos from the phone and load them, but can you do that in IOS?
  7. Thanks, I meant from within Fusion. I wasn't...

    Thanks, I meant from within Fusion. I wasn't clear.
  8. Is there a way to read the FPS from an MP4 video file?

    Is there a way to read the FPS from an MP4 video file in Fusion? How could that be done?
  9. That worked great! Thanks!

    That worked great! Thanks!
  10. I appreciate all of the suggestions. I've been...

    I appreciate all of the suggestions. I've been trying them all but I haven't been successful. No matter what I do, I can't make it so a network message acts the same as clicking on an object that...
  11. Thanks Sumo, I'll try that. I'm using MooClick...

    Thanks Sumo, I'll try that. I'm using MooClick because I had some trouble with Lacewing keeping a solid connection. My app is very simple, and MooClick works for what I need. I'm looking forward...
  12. Thanks Wodjanoi and MrNaif. I'm not sure I...

    Thanks Wodjanoi and MrNaif. I'm not sure I understand how the spread value will help (because it's receiving a message, not a user click), but I will investigate. Meanwhile, here's a simple example...
  13. Looking for alternate way to select which is the active item in a Qualifier Group

    I have a bunch of String objects that are part of a qualifier group. I have an event set up so when I click on a String object in that qualifier group, it changes color (Fusion knows to change the...
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    Thanks, I'll try those suggestions!

    Thanks, I'll try those suggestions!
  15. Thanks! The - I knew would come up in negative...

    Thanks! The - I knew would come up in negative numbers; I was just hoping there might be a way to access that and the others on their own.
  16. How do you access the other characters (- and +) in the Counter object?

    If you look at the frames of the Counter object there's numbers 0-9 but there's also some other characters. How do you access those?
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    Is there a way to change the size at runtime,...

    Is there a way to change the size at runtime, such as when the string is changed to something longer or shorter?
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    UPDATE: Problem solved! It was a Windows 10...

    UPDATE: Problem solved! It was a Windows 10 problem. There was apparently an update around the 17th or so that caused the problem and there is now an update (KB4015438) that fixes it. Yay! And...
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    Direct Show Crashes in Event Editor

    As of a few days ago I've been having a weird problem with Active Direct Show. It's only on one of my computers, and I can't figure it out. When I play an existing program I've made (one that...
  20. Need help keeping Lacewing connection active

    I have a few computers on a local network that I need to communicate with-- simple messages that control an app (for example, when the clients receive the message "go" they play a sound). I can get...
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    Does Video with alpha channel work?

    Is there a way to play a video and have its alpha channel reveal what's behind it? I've tried all of the video codecs and none seem to work, but maybe I'm doing something wrong.
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    What I'd really like is a player with consistent,...

    What I'd really like is a player with consistent, reliable frame accuracy when setting a video to start on a certain frame, loop back to a certain frame, pause, etc.
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    Thanks Jeff! I'm not sure, but I'll look into...

    Thanks Jeff! I'm not sure, but I'll look into it. The whole UWP thing is a bit new to me (or, I guess, all of us).

    EDIT: OK, I just found this. Looks like it's worth trying....
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    Windows 10 IoT (Internet of Things) apps?

    Can the UWP exporter make apps for the Windows 10 IoT platform? I have that running on a Raspberry Pi3 and I'd like to make a simple app for it.
  25. How can I test for a thumb drive or external USB drive?

    I need to check if a thumb drive or external USB drive is connected to the computer and find out what letter is assigned to it. Is there a way to do that?
  26. I need a programmer to create an improved Explorer object (PAID)

    I posted this on the Extension Development forum but I thought I'd post here for more visibility. It's something I really need, and I think others would find it useful too (I'm not asking for it to...
  27. I'd like to hire ($) someone to create an extension (Windows)

    Hi! I need an extension that is basically exactly like the Explorer object but shows thumbnails of images and video (with file names below) just like the real Windows Explorer can. As for the...
  28. Possible to set the position to frame, not time with Quicktime or Active Direct Show?

    The AVI extension allows you to set the play position to a frame number, but the Quicktime and Active Direct Show extensions only allow you to set the position to time (milliseconds). Is there a way...
  29. Thanks. It's a bummer though because to get the...

    Thanks. It's a bummer though because to get the same look and feel of real buttons takes a lot of effort-- four events for each button, rather than one.
  30. Is there a way to make fonts on buttons scale for different screen resolutions?

    For a Windows program that will play fullscreen on different sized monitors, is it possible to have the text on buttons scale with the buttons? The size of the buttons scale fine, but the text...
  31. Network object causes crash when run from exe but not from "Run Applicatioin"

    I have a program that works fine when I run it from Fusion ("Run Application") but when I run it from a compiled EXE it crashes. It's using the Network object, which I now know is a bit outdated,...
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    "Can you add the ability to overlay videos and...

    "Can you add the ability to overlay videos and put elements on top of videos?
    We need this feature in all runtimes, but especially in Windows and HTML5."

    I don't know about HTML5, but you can...
  33. SOLVED. Pasting text has stopped working for me in Fusion. Is it just me?

    SOLVED: It was my antivirus. It was part of its identity theft protection. I guess the idea was to not allow unknown apps to receive information that may be sensitive, so it would block the...
  34. That's what's weird-- I didn't nest them. ...

    That's what's weird-- I didn't nest them. Somehow two of them became nested.
  35. Does anyone have any idea how this happened...

    Does anyone have any idea how this happened though? I'd like to keep using folder, because normally they're absolutely great, but I'd like to avoid having this happen again if possible.
  36. Undo wouldn't work, because I'd done too many...

    Undo wouldn't work, because I'd done too many things before I noticed the problem. On the previous saved version, I've noticed is that six of the seven folders are fine, but one of the folders has...
  37. Folder error in Event Editor -- Objects have disappeared

    I have a frame with about 120 items and some of them are in folders. I noticed that somehow one of the folders got into another one. Then I noticed that there was no "end of folder" icon for the...
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    Thanks Damien!

    Thanks Damien!
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    Damien, GREAT EXTENSION! It works really well. ...

    Damien, GREAT EXTENSION! It works really well. I have one problem though that maybe you can help with: When I record the video and play it back, there's a frame rate problem. What it looks like is...
  40. Yes, they're in the sub app. I put them in the...

    Yes, they're in the sub app. I put them in the main app now, and now it can't find cctrans.dll. (I should point out that it's a different computer that's getting the cctrans problem, not my main...
  41. Sub-App can't find extensions. What can I do?

    I'm making a Windows program and I'm using sub-applications in it, but when I go to run the sub-applications I get errors telling me it can't find certain MXFs. For example, it says it can't find...
  42. How can I save date, month, year from Calendar object separately?

    EDIT: Figured it out. I'll post the method a little later, in case anyone else needs it.

    I need to save the individual portions of a date that was selected from the Calendar. So when I pick a...
  43. Thanks guys. I've gotten the memory down quite a...

    Thanks guys. I've gotten the memory down quite a bit, but I do wish there was a better way to do this. (A fairly minor complaint compared to all the stuff Fusion CAN do so well.)
  44. That's the problem. It's big, 1508x620, there's...

    That's the problem. It's big, 1508x620, there's three of them, and ideally they're each 145 frames (but it's too much RAM even with 55 frames each). I know that's large and a lot of frames, but the...
  45. Is there a way to play an animated GIF in Android besides the Active object?

    I have three animated gifs, VERY simple ones-- two color, and just heart monitor "blips"-- but when I display them via the Active object they eat tons of memory. How much? My 2.7mb APK uses up to...
  46. Thanks Fernando. I'll give it a try!

    Thanks Fernando. I'll give it a try!
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    Evan, can I try the extension? I'm working on an...

    Evan, can I try the extension? I'm working on an app that I'd only be using on one specific device, so it doesn't have to be as battle-tested as something that's going out to the public.
  48. Will a Bluetooth keyboard work with Android?

    Before I go out and buy one, will a Bluetooth keyboard work with Fusion apps? All I really need is to press a button to trigger something, so if anyone has any other ideas, I'd be glad to hear them....
  49. Thanks! You are correct that I don't fully...

    Thanks! You are correct that I don't fully understand fastloops. Thanks for your explanation and advice!!!
  50. Can I find the position of an image that was placed by a fastloop in a grid?

    I have a fastloop that reads the images from a folder and places them into a grid pattern. Is there a way to read the position of the final image so I can place something next to it? Also, how do...
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    It's working here. If I recall, the next update...

    It's working here. If I recall, the next update after those posts fixed it.
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    OK, I solved my problem with the score list not...

    OK, I solved my problem with the score list not working when going to another frame then coming back. It turned out to be a wonderfully easy fix. All I had to do was add one event:

    END OF FRAME:...
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    First of all, gigantically huge thanks to...

    First of all, gigantically huge thanks to Sparckman for doing all of this!!!

    But I'm getting a weird issue and I'm not sure if it's my server or not. Everything works great the first time I use...
  54. It seems like *everything* got to be too much,...

    It seems like *everything* got to be too much, because even trying to access their paid services doesn't work. Bummer, it was a pretty nice service. Fingers crossed on Google Game Services coming...
  55. I have Scoreoid in a game of mine but it's not...

    I have Scoreoid in a game of mine but it's not released yet. What's funny is that I came on here just now to post about it: Is Scoreoid still around? It stopped working in my game (I haven't worked...
  56. Agree Perry, that's what I'm doing. Thanks guys!

    Agree Perry, that's what I'm doing. Thanks guys!
  57. Fantastic!!! Thanks!!! The first method worked...

    Fantastic!!! Thanks!!! The first method worked great (with the Lower$ part).
  58. How do you compare a global string to a wildcard?

    I need to compare a global string to a wildcard, specifically this:

    Global String A = *.avi (In other words, check if Global String A has the file extension .avi) I'm thinking this...
  59. The problem, as it turns out, is not just being...

    The problem, as it turns out, is not just being unable to click on it. The Active Direct Show object doesn't let you get the name of the file it's playing. So what I ended up doing was using a text...
  60. Why isn't Active Direct Show available with "User clicks on an object?"

    I need the user to be able to click on an Active Direct Show object but it's not available in the "User clicks on an object" window. Are there any work-arounds? I have a series of these objects...
  61. Update: If I make a sub-directory it works. So ...

    Update: If I make a sub-directory it works. So "d:\Folder\" + GetTextFromIndex$( "Tree Control", LoopIndex("loop" ) ) works. It seems that it only doesn't work for the root. But for this...
  62. Thanks guys! The reason I have the / instead of...

    Thanks guys! The reason I have the / instead of the \ above is that I've noticed that some things require it that way and some don't, and / was what I happened to be testing at the time I copied it...
  63. Having trouble with Apppath$ vs drive letters (In Windows 7)

    I'm using the Picture object and creating a new picture. This works fine:
    Apppath$ + Module + GetTextFromIndex$( "Tree Control", LoopIndex("loop" ) ) -----Note: the "Module" bit is a variable...
  64. As of now, it's Windows 7, probably Pro, but I'm...

    As of now, it's Windows 7, probably Pro, but I'm looking into 8 as well.
  65. OK, so I finally got it figured out. Wow, it's...

    OK, so I finally got it figured out. Wow, it's very unintuitive to someone new at this specific thing! What I ended up doing was this:
    ...
  66. Thanks Ross! No, I'm not looking for someone to...

    Thanks Ross! No, I'm not looking for someone to do the work, more like just tips, like "you have to use the File object to get the files, then use a list or some other temporary holder for the...
  67. No one? I've been trying the File object and the...

    No one? I've been trying the File object and the File-Folder object.
  68. Copying a file (or multi-selected files) to a specific folder. How?

    I know this should be easy, but I can't get it to work. I need to open a specific drive (D:\) and let the user multi-select some files, then upon pressing OK in the file requester, copy them to a...
  69. Solved it: Google changed the way they do...

    Solved it: Google changed the way they do testing, and apps need to be published rather than drafts now. I knew it was a Google issue. So all I had to do was in the APK section on my Developer...
  70. The error I get is: "The item you were...

    The error I get is: "The item you were attempting to purchase could not be found." But it's there when I check my developer page and I haven't changed anything there in months.
  71. Thanks Fernando. But I haven't updated or...

    Thanks Fernando. But I haven't updated or changed anything though. I just tried my app and the InApp isn't working. Has Google changed something on their end? I know it's not a Fusion error,...
  72. InApp Not Working For Me Any More (Google issue, I think)

    I came back to a project that I had to put on hold for a few months and for some reason the InApp purchases aren't working any more, even with compiles that previously worked (back in June). It's...
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    Yes! Thank you happygreenfrog! It WAS because I...

    Yes! Thank you happygreenfrog! It WAS because I had the objects being created. I'd forgotten about them because it was in an old inactive group. Odd though that the Create action isn't tied into...
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    That's a big change, I don't know how I missed...

    That's a big change, I don't know how I missed that in the release notes (assuming it's in there). I liked the old way MUCH better, where it would just tell you that the object was being used and...
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    Objects Will Not Delete

    Lately I've been having a strange problem: When I delete an object from a frame it doesn't actually delete. It disappears from the workspace area but it's still there in the list and the Event...
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    Work-around: In parent window Add To and...

    Work-around: In parent window Add To and Subtract From a global value. In the sub window set the scroll bar position to the global value. The problem is that you can no longer drag the scroll bar...
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    The keyboard works fine and the other mouse...

    The keyboard works fine and the other mouse buttons work fine, but the wheel refuses to work.
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    Mouse Wheel Doesn't Work In Sub Frame?

    I have a sub frame where I'm using the mouse wheel to scroll with a scroll bar. It works fine when I run the actual frame, but it doesn't work with the frame is a sub frame. Is this expected? A...
  79. Once I clean it all up I'll make a version to...

    Once I clean it all up I'll make a version to upload.
  80. Please disregard. Naturally I figured it out 30...

    Please disregard. Naturally I figured it out 30 seconds after I posted. :-)
  81. How do I read contents of folder & display images?

    Hi! I'd like to read the contents of a folder (hardwired, not user selectable) and load the images into a grid in the frame. I've tried a few things but haven't been able to get it to work. Any...
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    I get a weirder thing: When my game starts, a...

    I get a weirder thing: When my game starts, a piece of music plays, and it plays fine from frame to frame. But if the sound stops (mine stops when it goes to one specific frame), it will no longer...
  83. Thread: Beta 281.3

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    Fernando, I just want to let you know that the...

    Fernando, I just want to let you know that the problems I was having-- pause application (and its sound), and Compare two values causing the Question object to crash-- are now fixed with beta 7. I...
  84. Thread: Beta 281.3

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    Any idea when the next beta will be out? A very...

    Any idea when the next beta will be out? A very very very rough guess?
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    You want the Back button to bring up an Exit...

    You want the Back button to bring up an Exit dialog, right? If that is what you want, try this:

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    Fantastic! Thanks again! By the way, so far it...

    Fantastic! Thanks again! By the way, so far it looks like Pause Application is working properly. It does a weird thing with the sound-- when you come back to the game, before you unpause, the...
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    Is it down? When I click on Bug Tracker I get a...

    Is it down? When I click on Bug Tracker I get a Service Temporarily Unavailable screen.
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    INI Delete Group dilemma

    I'm making an Android version of my iOS game and have hit a big problem. The game uses the regular INI object, and in Android, Delete Group doesn't work. It works fine using the Android Old INI...
  89. Thread: Beta 281.3

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    Hi Fernando, I don't mean to be the bearer of bad...

    Hi Fernando, I don't mean to be the bearer of bad news, but Pause Application still does the same thing: starting when coming back from the background using the task manager.
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    Yeah. When you come back to the game from having...

    Yeah. When you come back to the game from having minimized it (or whatever the mobile equivalent of that is), the game starts right away.
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    Feature request: Pause game

    I spend a crazy amount of time (days) trying to get my games to pause properly on Android. They pause just fine with the Question & Answer object, but not if the app is minimized, because when you...
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    For future reference to anyone finding this...

    For future reference to anyone finding this thread, the problem is with devices with Adreno GPUs. If the problem still exists, here's my work-around: I made buttons in Photoshop that match the...
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    Button Text Weirdness

    I'm having a strange thing happen with the text on buttons but I only have a couple of Nexus 7's (original version and current version) and 5's to test on. Every once in a while, when there's ads...
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    OK, figured it out. Add Delimiter "

    OK, figured it out. Add Delimiter "<" and Add Delimiter ">".
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    Simple Parsing Question (except for me)

    I just can't figure out parsing. Can someone help? I'm trying to pull the scale value from this:

    <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8">
    <scale>21</scale>

    It's coming from a Get object and...
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    I will try to make a simple project that has the...

    I will try to make a simple project that has the problem. It's weird that it only happens sometimes. That makes it hard to test, because I can run it on my phone one minute and it's fine, then try...
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    The font problem happens without system fonts too.

    The font problem happens without system fonts too.
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    It works here on the Nexus 5. Haven't gotten to...

    It works here on the Nexus 5. Haven't gotten to try it on the 7 yet. One thing that's happening lately though is that sometimes the text on buttons doesn't display properly. They're set to use the...
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    Tried the new beta and it still crashes after...

    Tried the new beta and it still crashes after dismissing & destroying the interstitial.
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    Locks up here. Nexus 5 with 4.4.2. Do you...

    Locks up here. Nexus 5 with 4.4.2.

    Do you have any rough idea when the Google Play Service version will be ready? Is it like weeks or months? I know that with development there's no way to know...
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    Admob Interstitial crashing

    I'm getting a consistent crash when dismissing Admob interstitials. I'm sure everything is set right, because I've copied and checked against the sample scenes. Plus, the setup isn't rocket...
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    Locks up on the Nexus 7 too. Can you send an apk...

    Locks up on the Nexus 7 too. Can you send an apk of that so we can be sure it's not something strange on my computer? (Or is that what the apk you attached was supposed to be?)
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    I'll try it on my Nexus 7. But the apk you...

    I'll try it on my Nexus 7. But the apk you posted must be the wrong one. It's not and interstitial thing, it turns on the camera.
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    OK, I tried your sample project and it locks up...

    OK, I tried your sample project and it locks up just like mine did. Here's exactly what I did:

    1) Download your mfa.
    2) Build application.
    3) Install and run.
    4) Click on "Next" to go to the...
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    It's maddening. There's just SOMETHING with the...

    It's maddening. There's just SOMETHING with the Admob object that does not play nice with many of the other objects. I don't have the counter in my frame but I have various text strings, a list, an...
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    Problem Solved-- But There's a NASTY BUG!

    Thanks for pointing me to that Examples folder; I never knew it was there!

    But after several hours of testing I've got the problem solved. Unfortunately there's definitely a bug in MF and it's...
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    Hi Fernando, Where is the example? Is it...

    Hi Fernando,
    Where is the example? Is it supposed to be in the Help file? Mine doesn't show any examples, it just has two names of samples. Or am I missing something on the forum somewhere?
    ...
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    Interstitial problem: hangs

    I think I figured it out. sort of. There can't be anything in your frame, right? I thought I could have it appear over my frame, like banners do. But the only way I can get it to work is to have...
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    Progress: I got the ads to appear. New Problem:...

    Progress: I got the ads to appear. New Problem: The app seems to hang when I do anything after the ad is dismissed.

    To get them to appear, I didn't realize there was an Event called...
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    Can't get Admob interstitials to appear

    Banner ads are working great, but I can't get interstitials to appear. I've made sure that I have the correct ID on the page and have the ad set to appear at the start of frame, but it doesn't seem...
  111. Thanks! I feel like an idiot (which is normal). ...

    Thanks! I feel like an idiot (which is normal). I hadn't even looked on the Admob properties. Thanks for saving me again!
  112. Admob question: Can I use more than one Ad Unit ID?

    Admob is working perfectly in my app for banner ads but I want one of the pages to have an interstitial. The problem is that MF seems to only allow one Ad Unit ID but I need two (one for banner and...
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    Just posting this here for future reference if...

    Just posting this here for future reference if anyone ever comes upon this thread via a search: This problem is solved by what I believe will soon be released in an update (newer than build 280.x or...
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    Log file sent as private message.

    Log file sent as private message.
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    I just did a test where I put in a trigger with...

    I just did a test where I put in a trigger with On Purchase Failed, and even though the sale was successful, and I even got the e-mail bill, it is being registered as a fail. As for the log, how do...
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    In-app problem with "On Purchase OK"

    I'm trying an in-app purchase and it's working except that I think "On Purchase OK" isn't returning anything. I am trying to use that as a trigger to bring up a "thank you" message. But I can't get...
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    OK, I have something that works. It's not...

    OK, I have something that works. It's not elegant, but what's going on in this frame is so simple (just high score display) that if it's not the fastest it doesn't matter. Whether it takes a few...
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    Hi Simon, it's all considered one paragraph,...

    Hi Simon, it's all considered one paragraph, unfortunately.
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    Pulling a specific line from a text string?

    I have a text string displaying in a String object that looks like this:

    9923
    7132
    4460
    4119
    3611
    2293

    I want to use counters to display those though. Is there a way to make Counter_1...
  120. Parsing question, at least I think that's what the question is.

    I'm using Scoreoid for my game's leader board. It all works great and was pretty easy to implement, based on the sample by "manwich"...
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    Thanks, I'll try it out!

    Thanks, I'll try it out!
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    Is there really no way to have an accurate timer...

    Is there really no way to have an accurate timer across various platforms? I'd even be OK with a 1 second difference over the course of 1 minute.
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    Timer problem - Need help making it accurate

    I have a time-based game where the object is to play for the longest time, down to the 1/100th of a second (ex: 27.19). I'm hoping to release on iOS, Android, and eventually Windows Phone. However,...
  124. Thanks!!! That was extremely helpful!!!!!

    Thanks!!! That was extremely helpful!!!!!
  125. Need help saving and loading a List in Android

    I'm using an ini file that's set to "Create INI file in Application Data folder" but how do I save a List file to there?

    Event: Action:
    End of Frame ----- List object:...
  126. Thanks everyone! I'll try some of these things...

    Thanks everyone! I'll try some of these things out.
  127. Thanks for the idea Paul. Unfortunately that...

    Thanks for the idea Paul. Unfortunately that won't work for what I need (I don't need multi-select by the way). This is a kiosk-type thing, and the Common Dialog Box has a tree on the left, but I...
  128. Yeah, that's the problem (one of the problems, I...

    Yeah, that's the problem (one of the problems, I guess). A real Windows Explorer window shows thumbnails when you set the folder's View type to "Icons" and that's what I'd like (Large or Extra...
  129. Is this maybe just something that would need to...

    Is this maybe just something that would need to be done by Clickteam (adding a "Thumbnails" option)?
  130. Is there a way to show a folder with thumbnails of the images and video it contains?

    I'm making a Windows program to select from various images or videos but I can't find a way to show the contents of a folder. I've tried the Explorer object but that only shows a list or detailed...
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    Thanks guys! It's working now, in that I doesn't...

    Thanks guys! It's working now, in that I doesn't lock up, and that it transfers properly. Now to figure out why my game itself crashes. :-)
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    Jeff: A blank APK doesn't work either. I've...

    Jeff: A blank APK doesn't work either. I've given the blank one several minutes-- far longer than the iOS build. How long should a blank one take? Also, do I need to do Release Mode with a blank...
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    MMF locks up when building Android apk

    This is my first time working with Android (the game has been available for iOS for months though) and I can't get it to compile correctly (even with a blank project, so I know it's not my game...
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    Update: It must have been the settings in iTunes...

    Update: It must have been the settings in iTunes Connect. Ads started showing up in my app today when the update went into the "In Review" phase. So at that point the reviewer must have activated...
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    I guess I'll see in a few days or so when my...

    I guess I'll see in a few days or so when my update comes out. I *think* I went through and set everything right in Connect (it won't let me check now). As for your app, I kind of do remember not...
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    UPDATE: I submitted an update. I'll see what...

    UPDATE: I submitted an update. I'll see what happens. Perhaps I just didn't have everything set right originally in iTunesConnect. If that turns out to be the case it'll be a bummer that the ads...
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    iAds not showing up in release version...HELP!

    My game came out on Friday the 29th, which is great, but iAds are not working, which is not great. If I install the game to my phone directly from xCode the ads work, but the exact same project is...
  138. Thread: Dragon Freeze

    by fwtep
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    Yeah, the ads were never a problem when testing.

    Yeah, the ads were never a problem when testing.
  139. Thread: Dragon Freeze

    by fwtep
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    Dragon Freeze

    My game is finally out! Sort of "my" game. A friend's 7 year-old daughter came up with the idea for a game a few years ago. I made the game then waited for the iOS exporter to be released. Then...
  140. Thread: Megaloop

    by fwtep
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    That's a fun game! I haven't gotten very far yet...

    That's a fun game! I haven't gotten very far yet but I like it a lot. Graphics, music, everything is really top notch. I'm off to review it on the app store now... :-)
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    Google Analytics SDK for iOS?

    Has anyone here tried the Google iOS Analytics? If so, how did you implement them, and did they work?

    https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/ios/v2/
  142. I would doubt it automatically gets on the New...

    I would doubt it automatically gets on the New Release list, since they are several hundred new apps per day.
  143. Thread: IAP problem

    by fwtep
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    Sorry, I was away for a bit and just now getting...

    Sorry, I was away for a bit and just now getting back... I'm all for a separate check too.
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    What MEHRDAD meant was check your display...

    What MEHRDAD meant was check your display properties to see if there's something checked on dual monitors *even if you're not using dual monitors.* Because you just never know. And the fact that...
  145. Thanks, that would be awesome.

    Thanks, that would be awesome.
  146. If "Request information" didn't crash I wouldn't...

    If "Request information" didn't crash I wouldn't really need a reachability routine. For me, the Request would either return an answer or I'd let it be pending for a few seconds then time it out.
  147. Consistent Crash On Failed Internet Access With iOS Store Object

    This has been mentioned in some other threads but it hasn't really been addressed and I think it deserves its own thread:

    If you don't have internet access, the iOS Store object crashes when...
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    OK, going through several other threads I think I...

    OK, going through several other threads I think I have it figured out. "Can payments" is for determining if the device is set to allow IAPs, it has nothing to do with a network connection. So I'm...
  149. Thread: IAP problem

    by fwtep
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    By golly, UrbanMonk is right!

    By golly, UrbanMonk is right!
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    Yes, you can turn on WiFi when in Airplane mode,...

    Yes, you can turn on WiFi when in Airplane mode, but I'm using Airplane mode as a way to check what happens when trying to use the store with no Internet connection. So far I can't get "Can payments...
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    I just checked. I put my phone in Airplane mode...

    I just checked. I put my phone in Airplane mode and it turns WiFi off.
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    Thanks Popcorn, that's an interesting...

    Thanks Popcorn, that's an interesting work-around.

    Olivier, the problem is that the "Can payments be made" event seems to always return "yes," even when I'm in Airplane mode. I can't figure out...
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    I wish I could get this working. It's literally...

    I wish I could get this working. It's literally the only thing holding up my sending the game off to Apple.
  154. Replies
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    I'm having a problem with "Can Payments Be Made."...

    I'm having a problem with "Can Payments Be Made." I have an event like this:

    Can Payments Be Made?-----> Make purchase button visible

    Very simple. But even when I set my phone to Airplane...
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    Sticky: Thanks again!

    Thanks again!
  156. Replies
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    Sticky: Thanks! I think I have it all set now. I...

    Thanks! I think I have it all set now. I substituted the price text on the button with a string that displays the price gotten from the "Request Information" action.

    Again though, it's fine that...
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    Sticky: Thanks guys. I just checked a game (Peggle) and...

    Thanks guys. I just checked a game (Peggle) and it does have the price listed on the "buy" button (Buy now for $0.99). JoKa, your two sentences seem to contradict each other. What did you mean?
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    Sticky: I'm working on the IAP for my game and I have a...

    I'm working on the IAP for my game and I have a question or two: When using "Request For Payment" and "On Payment Restored," if I make the product "com.companyname.gamename.iapname" it doesn't...
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    Never mind, but thanks anyway! I figured out a...

    Never mind, but thanks anyway! I figured out a way to do it without the Randomizer object. I did this:

    1) Start Of Frame
    Run This Event Once ---- Set RandomSong to Random(4) ...
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    Randomizer Object - Event Group... help?

    How do you use the Activate Custom Random Event Group in the Randomizer Object? Let's say you had groups called A, B, C, and D. What would you put in the first field? And what is the Total...
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    Thanks! Now to get to work. :-) Fred

    Thanks! Now to get to work. :-)

    Fred
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    Thanks Sumo. A few questions though: the...

    Thanks Sumo. A few questions though: the entries in the ini are random, so I can't hard code a first value. The entries are level numbers and time, and the player can play whichever level he...
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    How to add up numbers from items in an ini?

    Hi, I'm sure this is easy, but my brain is blocked. I have several numerical entries in an ini that I would like to add up. The entries look like this:

    [My_Numbers]
    L1R1=7
    L1R2=19
    L4R7=3...
  164. Thread: Pinball Problem

    by fwtep
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    This looked simple and I thought I understood it...

    This looked simple and I thought I understood it but I'm having trouble actually doing it. I'm getting stuck on #3, and I'm not necessarily sure I've got the rest right. Do you know of any MFA's...
  165. Thread: Pinball Problem

    by fwtep
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    Thanks, I'll try that out. I suspect it won't do...

    Thanks, I'll try that out. I suspect it won't do exactly what I need, which is just a traditional pinball action, but it looks interesting.
  166. Thread: Pinball Problem

    by fwtep
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    Pinball Problem

    I'm doing a frame that's a pinball game. I have a ball set to the Pinball Movement and that's fine. But it doesn't react properly when it hits the paddle because the paddle is flipping and...
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    Do you mean you want the planet to rotate as if...

    Do you mean you want the planet to rotate as if in 3D?
  168. OK, I'll try the fallback plan.

    OK, I'll try the fallback plan.
  169. Jeff, what about adding to the INI object the...

    Jeff, what about adding to the INI object the ability to rename groups?
  170. Hard coding is out of the question. Really the...

    Hard coding is out of the question. Really the best solution would be to be able to rename Groups within an INI or to be able to rename the INI itself. I think other people would find that useful...
  171. Yes, and thanks again. I was even experimenting...

    Yes, and thanks again. I was even experimenting with it again today. The problem with it is that I haven't been able to figure out a way to copy the list of items (which will be over 100). I'd...
  172. I've tried some ways of doing it differently and...

    I've tried some ways of doing it differently and I even came up with a way using string parser but while that works when I test on the PC, it doesn't work in iOS. I used "Load From File" in String...
  173. I just need a simple way to do file management on...

    I just need a simple way to do file management on ini files: Delete an ini and rename an ini.
  174. Is there any chance of getting the File object for iOS?

    If we could get the File object in iOS, even only part of it, like just to Delete or Rename files, my brain would hurt a lot less. Is there any chance of that?
  175. Thanks! I have to run out for a little while so...

    Thanks! I have to run out for a little while so I won't get to try this till a little later, but I just wanted to thank you in advance!
  176. Conceptually I understand that, but how do I...

    Conceptually I understand that, but how do I duplicate a group and how to I copy its contents to a group with a different name?
  177. Thanks though. My work-around is to have it so...

    Thanks though. My work-around is to have it so when you start the game you choose a player, then you can only save your current game to that player. It's just not as elegant or user friendly as the...
  178. Thanks, I goofed though and forgot to mention...

    Thanks, I goofed though and forgot to mention this an iOS game and that doesn't seem to be there.
  179. Is it possible to rename and delete an ini? Or to rename a Group within an ini?

    In my game I'm saving completed frames and their scores in an ini. There are 5 possible players, 1-4 plus an unsaved player (like before you save it to a specific player number) let's call that one...
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    I'm bumping this old question back to the top...

    I'm bumping this old question back to the top because I have the same question. Is it possible to use the Hi-Score object to list from lowest (best score) to highest? Or is there another method?
    ...
  181. So far that works! Thank you, thank you, thank...

    So far that works! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!
  182. I'm having trouble coming up with a good way to...

    I'm having trouble coming up with a good way to have the cursor object only exist when touching (clicking). I've tried a number of things but none of them are doing quite what I need. The invisible...
  183. So you're saying make an invisible object of a...

    So you're saying make an invisible object of a good size and have it so when I touch someplace it will appear (invisibly) there and "collide" with the object I want to stop?
  184. Thanks, that's good. A bummer because of the...

    Thanks, that's good. A bummer because of the extra work involved, but at least, hopefully, it'll work. It's a shame that there aren't just two settings on active objects-- a collision setting and a...
  185. One issue that comes up when I turn OFF Fine...

    One issue that comes up when I turn OFF Fine Detection is that the objects themselves collide with each other and now, even without adding space around the image (it's tight to the pixel), their own...
  186. Thanks for the quick replies! I'll try both. ...

    Thanks for the quick replies! I'll try both.

    Fred
  187. Is it possible to adjust the size of the hot spot?

    Maybe I'm stupid (I mean, even MORE stupid than I previously realized) and I'm doing something wrong, or maybe it's a bug, but I have a game I'm working on and when I run it on my iPhone it's hard to...
  188. Thread: iPhone testing

    by fwtep
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    Re: iPhone testing

    This is all VERY exciting! If you still need beta testers, I'd love to join the team. I've got a game that's ready to go, and a Mac that's just waiting for some action.
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    Re: Newbie Game Question

    Yeah, DavidN's suggestion worked out great. Thanks guys!

    Fred
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    Re: Newbie Game Question

    Interesting idea. But let me ask this: Am I really trying to do something new? I'd have thought this would be a common thing. (Again, remember that I'm both a newbie and a non-programmer. ...
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    Newbie Game Question

    Hi, I know this must be a basic question, but I couldn't find quite what I was looking for anywhere. If this info is covered somewhere else, just point me to that, if possible.

    In MM2 how can I...
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