the [long | short] id of <object>
Applies to all objects, backgrounds, cards
The ID property is the unique number identifier that Oracle Media Objects. automatically assigns to objects.
The ID property of a stack changes between sessions.
Object IDs are guaranteed to be unique within a card or background, but they can be duplicated between a card and background or across cards in the same stack.
Open or create a stack that contains three cards. Type the following in the Message Box and press Enter: put the long ID of this card
A result such as card id 4164 of stack "YourStack.STA" is returned into the Message Box.
put the short ID of card 3
This text has been mechanically extracted from the Oracle Media Objects 22.214.171.124 MediaTalk Reference, © 1995 Oracle Corporation, and is provided here solely for educational/historical purposes.