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XCMD(eXternal CoMmanD) A user-developed HyperCard command written in a language such as C or Pascal. See XFCN.
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The software used for EDICS development included the Claris HyperCard authoring system and MacUser HyperCard Toolbox; MacDraw II, MacPaint II, and Studio 1 for drawings; Electronic Arts' Studio 1 with Animation Driver XCMD
for animation and painting; MacroMind Director and Player as animation tools; the Farallon ScreenRecorder recording utility; Individual Software's 101 Scripts and Buttons; Apple ResEdit as an editing utility; and Altsys Fontastic Plus for font animation.
This is accomplished via a commercial XCMD
HyperCard 2.0 SPOTTS two new built-in XCMDs
, Palette and Picture.