Re: Entering and capturing variable information in a macro
- --- In email@example.com, "Mark" <marktaylor108@...> wrote:
>Sure. See the macro help for Get Character, Get Integer, Get Key,
> WordPerfect 5.1 DOS.... one amazing feature was the ability to have a
> macro pause, accept something typed in (up to 9 different variables
> could be stored in a macro), and then do things with the stored
> temporary variable information.
> I have never seen such a macro ability in WordPerfect for Macintosh...
> or is it possible? (Is a workaround to have a new, temporary document
> be created, and, after some variable information is typed, an "Enter"
> keystroke has the "variable" information then copied (and pasted where
Get Measure, Get Number, Get String and Get Text commands. All
put the data of that type in a variable that can then be used for