The Object Menu

The Object menu shortcut allows you to quickly create a trigger action using that object or find all actions associated with that object.

Create an Action using the Object Menu

  1. Select the object you want to act as the trigger object.
  2. Click the Object menu icon.
  3. Select "Create action".
  4. Select the desired trigger method.
  5. Click the Object selection button.
  6. Choose the desired response object.
  7. Click the Method selection button.
  8. Choose the desired method.
  9. Click OK.
  10. When the summary window appears, you may change the action as desired.
  11. Click OK.

Find actions referencing a particular object

  1. Select the object you want to act as the trigger object.
  2. Click the Object Menu icon.
  3. Select "Actions Using This Object".
  4. Select the desired action category.
  5. If the action is being referenced in the way you specified, it will appear highlighted in the Action List or Flow Chart.

Select the object on the stage and use the Object Menu to select "Actions Using this Object > All"

Or, if you're using Variables, select the Variable (click the Variable's type) and use the "Where Used" Icon.

Where used

 

This will result in the action(s) getting highlighted in orange in the Action List...

...or highlighted in orange in the Flow Chart.