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Specifies whether the box or circle belonging to checkboxes and radio buttons is shown.Syntax:

set the showHilite of <button> to {true | false}


set the showHilite of button 7 to true

Use the showHilite property for radio buttons and checkboxes in menus.

If the showHilite of a radio button or checkbox button(keyword) is true, the circle or square is displayed only if the button's hilite is true. If the showHilite of a button(keyword) which is a menu item in a stack menu is true, the box or circle is never shown.

See also: button (object),hilite (property),autoArm (property),autoHilite (property),showBorder (property),