Thanks, @ozapps, here is modified button class, any improvements welcome!
A generic button class
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P.S. Added autorepeat option
Many of us have plans to build not only games with Gideros but also (simple) business apps and for that purpose we need GUI library with input/data controls. Yes I know for HotWax and Widget Candy are comming. But ...