Balloon Help Trigger

Definition:

Balloon Help is triggered when Macintosh Balloon Help is turned on. The Balloon Help trigger is used to house rules containing Balloon Help action commands.

Using these two Visual AgenTalk pieces together, you can dynamically edit the text in help balloons that appear if Balloon Help is activated and the cursor is moved over an agent in a simulation.

Parameters:

none

Example:

In the Avalanche 4x4 simulation you may turn on Balloon Help to see the pressure level of the Mud-Particle agent, as defined in its behavior editor below:

See the Avalanche 4x4 simulation.

Ristretto Information:

This trigger will not operate in Ristretto-generated applets since Java does not support help balloons.


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