Dismiss Command


dismiss [with <return_value>] Applies to global


The dismiss command dismisses a popup window that has been displayed using the popup command. One dismiss command is required for each popup command issued. The dismiss command can carry a single parameter, which returns a value in it to the handler from which popup was issued. The dismiss command has no effect on a window not created with the popup command.


The dismiss command cannot be used within an openCard handler.


The following button handler could be added to an OK button on a card that serves as a dialog box. When clicked, the button dismisses the dialog box, returning a value it obtains from a text field (where the user might have typed text in response to a prompt, such as "Enter a new name for this card:"). on mouseUp dismiss with field "Response"
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