Quick Guide Help Pages
Page links relating to the old Quick Guide to Alpha Anywhere.
Getting Started with Alpha Anywhere - A tutorial that introduces you to the major features and functions of Alpha Anywhere.
Introduction to Action Scripting - Action Scripting is an easy, graphical, way to create scripts in Alpha Anywhere to automate your applications and customize their behavior.
Learning Xbasic - A tutorial that introduces you to building applications with Xbasic.
AlphaSports Explained - An in-depth description of the design and programming techniques used to create the AlphaSports sample database.
Learning Xdialog - A tutorial that introduces you to building dialogs and applications with Xdialog.
Web Publishing Tutorial - An explanation of the basic techniques required to build web applications with Alpha Anywhere Versions 6 and above.
Client/Server Tutorial? - An introduction to Xbasic programming for applications that use back-end SQL compatible databases.
Working with SQL Databases - An introduction to Xbasic programming for applications that use back-end SQL compatible databases.
Alpha Anywhere User Guide - How to use Alpha Anywhere, set environmental variables, create databases, forms, browses, reports, operations, etc.
Netmailer Overview - Overview of and how to use Netmailer for bulk emailing.
Web Publishing - How to use the Web Component Builder to create web-enabled database applications.
Xbasic Reference - Theory of operation, description of database objects (i.e. tables, records, fields, sets, indexes, queries, forms, browses, reports, etc.) and their methods, important functions.
Action Scripting Reference - Descriptions of the various Actions available through Action Scripting.
Xdialog Reference - Xdialog language directives, operators, commands, controls, genies.
Xdialog Control Reference - The syntax of Xdialog controls.
Core Functions for Writing Expressions - The important functions that all Xbasic programmers should be able to use.
Xbasic Functions Listed by Type - Reference lists of families of functions and methods.
Frequently Asked Questions - Answers to frequently asked questions.