- Overview of Batch Operations
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Data/Operation/Overview of Batch Operations.xml
While working with Alpha Anywhere, you can change data at any time by simply navigating to a record and typing in new values. This method is fine if you are just working with a few records, but editing can become enormously time-consuming if you are working with hundreds or thousands of records. To handle larger data manipulation tasks, you can use an Alpha Anywhere Operation. "Operation" is a general term for a process which changes data in existing tables, or even creates new tables as Part of the operation.
- Overview of Field Rules
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Data/FieldRules/Overview of Field Rules.xml
Alpha Anywhere offers great flexibility for controlling data entry in your database. You can create Field Rules to govern how you enter data in a table or set, and help ensure that data entry is accurate, consistent, and complete. You use Field Rules to control the information that you can enter in a field.
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Defined Controls/Editor-List.xml
Inserts an Editor for editing a value using a List control. IMPORTANT: This control MUST
be inserted inside an Editor-Set control. NOTE: The properties of the List used in the editor can be configured by a genie
in the FormView builder.
- Button List
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Data Controls/Button List/index.xml
The Button List displays a series of buttons in either a vertical or horizontal orientation.
- Overview of Print Functions
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/Print/Overview of Print Functions.xml
Alpha Anywhere allows you to print and preview all layout types under Xbasic control. In addition, you can specify custom toolbars and menus for the print preview window. You can also use Xbasic to specify the printer driver to use, and if you are printing to file, you can use Xbasic to specify the output filename.
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Defined Controls/List-Selector.xml
Displays a Dropdown box that allows you to select the active layout for a List control.
- List Properties
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Props/Data/List Properties/listprops/List Prop/ListProp/index.xml
General list control properties include adding a Search Part, Detail View, local storage capabilities,
headers, footers, and search highlighting among other things.
- Advanced Record List - Combo Box Control Syntax
/documentation/pages/Ref/Desktop_Api/UI Functions/XDialog/Controls/Record List/Advanced Record List - Combo Box Control Syntax.xml
The Record List - Combo Box Control provides a dynamic view of selected records and fields from a table or set.
- Set Properties of Objects
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Set Properties of Objects.xml
The Set Properties of Object(s) action sets specified properties of one or more field, text or button objects.
- Number of 'Layout' Columns
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/Layout Options/Number of 'Layout' Columns.xml
The Number of 'Layout' Columns property takes all the information contained in a single record and displays it across a specified number of columns.