Alternate Column Shading
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/Shading and Dividers/Alternate Column Shading.xml
Checking this box creates columns with alternating colors. Checking the Alternate Column Shading property reveals two more properties, Even column band size and Odd column band size.
{grid.object}.showGridColumn Method
/documentation/pages/Ref/Client_Api/Grid/{grid.object}.showGridColumn Method.xml
Shows or hides a Grid column.
Grid Properties
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/index.xml
Grid properties
Web Grid
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Web Grid/index.xml
Regarding the Web Grid...
[Column Spacer] Properties
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Fields/Grid Field Properties/Control Properties/Column Spacer Properties.xml
When designing a dialog component or a grid component with columnar formatting (where the Layout Options > Number of "Layout" Columns property is greater than 1), you may position controls by inserting column spacers after controls.The following example shows the effects of adding column spacers. In this case the grids Number of 'Layout' Columns property has been set to 2 and its Rows of data property is 3. Both of these properties can be found in the Layout Options section of the Grid Properties page.
Web Grid Enhancements V11
/documentation/pages/Index/Web Grid Enhancements V11.html
Column Layout Settings (Item)
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Props/other/Form Properties/Form properties/Form Layout/ColumnLayoutSettings/index.xml
Settings for defining column breaks for a control placed in a Column Layout Container.
Web Grid Miscellaneous Enhancements
/documentation/pages/Index/Web Grid Miscellaneous Enhancements V11.xml
Table of contents:
Address Dialog - Column Formatting
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Address Dialog - Column Formatting.xml
Just as one would use the tab character in a word processor to line up columns of data, one would use the '|' directive in an Xdialog box to line up columns of controls. The following dialog looks ugly because the edit controls do not line up. There is a simple mechanism in UI_DLG_BOX()that is designed specifically for this - columns. Column boundaries are specified by a ?|' character, and should be added between controls you want to line up vertically: For example, consider the following dialog box:
Grid Templates
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Introducing the Grid Builder/Grid Templates.xml
Whenever you create a new grid component in Alpha Anywhere, the Grid Templates Genie pops up, which lets you select one of several pre-defined templates or a template from your own library of templates.Templates can be a great time saver because you can pre-set a multitude of properties whenever you create a new component. This [video] demonstrates how you can use existing templates, and how you can define your own templates.