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From: Elizabeth Churchett <>
Subject: Re: [TMG] Box Chart accents
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 2003 10:01:58 -0500
References: <000001c3544a$413521a0$6401a8c0@Fran> <3F23E78D.firstname.lastname@example.org>
Ding dong! Sorry--Paul's site is at
Elizabeth Churchett wrote:
> You might get better answers on the VCF mailing list. Robin Lamacraft
> is the moderator--I think this just got started within the last couple
> of months. Paul Featherstone's site has a link for subscribing to it
> if you want to try. Perhaps that's where the VCF gurus are . . .
> I know absolutely nothing about charts or I would make a stab at it
> for you.
> Austin, Texas
> Fran Segall wrote:
>> I'm sorry to be a pest, but it's kinda unusual not to get ANY responses
>> from the list. I guess I've gotten spoiled - everyone is so helpful!
>> Anyway, I'd like to pose this question again.
>> How can I get a box chart using accents to display a conflict color?
>> It's not working for me!
>> I'm trying to create an Ancestor Box Chart (or Descentant Box Chart)
>> using accent colors. It allows me to specify the flag conditions and
>> colors, but the box for "Precedence" (what to do if more than one flag
>> is true) is always grayed out. This is true for accents I've loaded
>> from the PV as well as for newly defined ones. I can see the words
>> "conflict color" grayed out in the box, but the chart ALWAYS displays
>> the colors based on the first condition satisfied. The conflict colors
>> display correctly in the PV and PE.
>> If I click to preview the Precedence box, it becomes active but as soon
>> as I exit the accent definition screen it is grayed out again. I've
>> tried it with the Sample project and get the same results. Could one of
>> the beta testers (or anyone else) please check this and either let me
>> know what I'm doing wrong, or report it if it's a verified bug.
>> Thank you!
>> Fran Segall
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