hmmm see yesterday I posted an aanouncement, which is still up today, and entitled -everyone read. in that announcement I said that this question is asked so often I thought I'd show everyone. obviouslyl you missed that bit
load actions are performed last
in a sequence of code and as such your variables aren't loaded yet, so you can't set another variable to the value of Message on the same frame/button.
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