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Sets expression to be run when menuitem is chosen.

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Menu 6.1 Yes Yes No No No

MBS( "MenuItem.SetEvaluate"; item; Expression )


Parameter Description Example value
item The reference to the menu item. Please create one with MenuItem.CreateMenuItem or MenuItem.CreateSeparator. $item
Expression The expression to evaluate. "Let ( $$Done = 1 ; 1 )"


Returns OK or error.


Sets expression to be run when menuitem is chosen.
In the expression the text $$ID$$ will be replaced when evaluated with the hotkey reference, so you can pass it to other functions if needed.

See also

MenuItem.SetEnabled   -   MenuItem.SetFontColor

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