type <text> [with shiftKey] | [with OptionKey] |
The type command simulates typing at the keyboard by typing characters at the insertion point.
When using the type command from a script, choose the text tool before selecting an insertion point.
If the [with commandKey] option is used, no text is typed, but rather the equivalent keyboard shortcut is performed.
The text insertion point is placed by clicking in an unlocked field or dataSheet with the Browse tool or by sending the tabKey message.
Paint text can be typed at the text insertion point on a card or background by selecting the Paint Text tool before using the type command
Go to a blank card and create a button with the following script:
choose text tool
click at 100,100
type "Oracle Media Objects" choose browse tool
This text has been mechanically extracted from the Oracle Media Objects 126.96.36.199 MediaTalk Reference, © 1995 Oracle Corporation, and is provided here solely for educational/historical purposes.