Thank you Uli, for the quick reply!
On 18/06/2014, Uli Kusterer Witness.of.TeachText@[redacted].net[HyperCard]
> On 18 Jun 2014, at 19:57, andrewferguson500@[redacted].com[HyperCard]
> <HyperCard-Mailing-List> wrote:
>> Whilst using HyperCard today, I found that when I set the hilite of a
>> button to true and then clicked on it, the hilite reverted back to false.
>> This seemed a bit unusual to me, as I expected the property to remain the
>> Is there a setting that changes this, and is this usual?
> Your button has its "autoHilite" property set, which turns on the highlight
> on mouseDown, and off again on mouseUp. Set autoHilite to false and it won't
> interfere anymore.
> -- Uli Kusterer
> "The Witnesses of TeachText are everywhere..."