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New in Alpha Anywhere: Dialing a Phone Number Shown in the List

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New in the Alpha Anywhere pre-release build: Dialing a phone number shown in the the list

When running on a phone, it is a common requirement to be able to dial a phone number that is displayed on screen. For example, you might have a List Control showing contact names and for each name you have an associated phone number. With the next update to Alpha Anywhere, and now available in the pre-release build (which contains over 70 new features!), we've made it easy to add this functionality to your app.

In this video we show how you can configure a hyperlink control in the List to dial a phone number:

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