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Making a tray GameObject that slides out on mouse over

I'm making a scene where when you hover over the top corner, the tray slides into the scene, then slides out when you move the mouse off of the tray. I have that working smoothly with:

function OnMouseOver () { while (transform.position.x > 4.0) { transform.position = transform.position - new Vector3 (0.1, 0, 0); yield WaitForSeconds (0.1); } }

function OnMouseExit () { while (transform.position.x < 12.0) { transform.position = transform.position + new Vector3 (0.1, 0, 0); yield WaitForSeconds(0.0001); } }

However, I plan on adding other clickable objects on top of the tray, and when I hover over those objects, it counts as an "OnMouseExit" and closes the tray. What's the best way to avoid this but keep the objects clickable?

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asked Mar 13, 2011 at 02:43 AM

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You could have a short timer that must expire before closing the tray which is reset in OnMouseOver to work around this issue. Maybe you can fix it using Invoke and CancelInvoke?

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answered Mar 13, 2011 at 04:09 AM

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