Updated on: Aug 04, 2011
A very common task when writing a program is to get a list of files or folders and either display it for the user to choose one, or go through each file or folder and perform some action. This lesson shows some simple methods of listing and sorting files and gives some hints on the relevant Li...
Updated on: Sep 23, 2010
In Part 1 of this lesson we looked at how to list files and folders in LiveCode. In this lesson we will extend on what we have already learned by using recursion. Recursion is simply the name given to the process where a handler or function calls itself.
Recursion can allow problems t...