Instance Method

setPeriodicDelay:interval:

Sets the message delay and interval for the button.

Declaration

- (void)setPeriodicDelay:(float)delay interval:(float)interval;

Parameters

delay

The amount of time (in seconds) that a continuous button will pause before starting to periodically send action messages to the target object.

The maximum value is 60.0 seconds; if a larger value is supplied, it’s ignored, and 60.0 seconds is used.

interval

The amount of time (in seconds) between each action message.

The maximum value is 60.0 seconds; if a larger value is supplied, it’s ignored, and 60.0 seconds is used.

Discussion

These values are used if the button is configured (by a continuous message) to continuously send the action message to the target object while tracking the mouse.

See Also

Managing the Repeat Interval

- getPeriodicDelay:interval:

Returns by reference the delay and interval periods for a continuous button.