4 Replies Latest reply on Jan 17, 2017 8:35 AM by NicoChiaro

    Query Mouse State for Hover While Dragging





      I have a popover which contains a drag and drop area. I want to realize a HoverPopover Function similar to the one described here:




      One Problem is in my way: if the cursor is dragging a file it will not be handled as a MouseOver by filemaker. So I have to query the state of the mouse somehow.


      I Know there are Javascript Functions which can do that:


      mousedown - How to check the current mouse button state Using Javascript - Stack Overflow


      And I use The MBS Plugin which is able to register and run JS without A webviewer:


      Monkeybread Software - MBS FileMaker Plugin: Component: JavaScript


      Well I don't know anything about Javascript so I might need a little push in the right direction.



      I would result in dragging a file onto an icon which contains a popover which is triggered to open and drop the file in the drop area and Import the file or whole direction recursively. (This already works and is quite cool)


      Thanks a lot for your help