What's new in Version 4

Windows

Support for Unicode file names under Director 11.

The supported Windows versions are 2000, XP and Vista.

The following functions are new:
 

baTaskDialog 

shows a Vista style Task Dialog

baGetFiles 

displays a file selection dialog

baMouseClick 

simulates a mouse click

baLanguage 

gets the user language

baCapsLockOn 

determines the state of the Caps Lock key

baSetCapsLockOn 

sets the state of the Caps Lock key

baSetNumLockOn 

sets the state of the Num Lock key

baNumLockOn 

determines the state of the Num Lock key

baIsLimited 

checks if the program is being run as a Limited user under Vista

baIsVirtualized 

checks if program's file access is being virtualized under Vista

baSetCursor 

sets a system cursor

baLoadDefaultCursors 

loads the user's default cursors

baCreateGUID 

creates a unique GUID

baCreatePMCommonGroup 

creates a Start Menu group

Macintosh

Support for Unicode file names under Director 11.

Universal Binary support for Intel Macs.

This version only works with Director 11.

The Macintosh version now requires registration.

The minimum OSX version is 10.4.

The following functions are new:
 

baGetFiles

displays a file selection dialog

baMouseClick

simulates a mouse click

baMultiDisplayInfo

returns information about a display

baMultiDisplayList

returns a list of installed monitors

baSetMultiDisplay

changes display settings

baBundleApp

returns the executable file in a bundle

baShell

executes a file

 

 

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