Highlighting Search Terms in Grid Records
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Highlighting Search Terms in Grid Records.xml
This topic describes how to highlight a search term found in the text of matching records displayed in a grid. For example, if you start with something like this,
How to Import Data from an Excel or Ascii File into a Grid Component
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Import Excel or Ascii to Grid.xml
Data in an Excel file or comma delimited Ascii file can be imported into a Grid Component based on a table in a database.
The Grid Component
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/index.xml
Guides on how to use the grid builder, grid properties and features, example pages, and more.
Data series Property
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Properties/Data Series/Data series.xml
Define a data series. Data series serve as inputs to several different types of UX controls (Charts, etc.)
Creating a Grid Component - Tutorial
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Introducing the Grid Builder/Tutorials/Creating a Grid Component - Tutorial.xml
Covers a range of topics including selecting a database, creating a grid component, selecting data to use and display in the component, and how to view the component in a browser.
Grid Component SQL Database Credentials
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Grid Component/Grid Component SQL Database Credentials.xml
By default all users who use a Grid component connect to the SQL database using the same credentials. These credentials are defined in the a5_application.a5i file which is automatically published when your application is published. The a5_application.a5i file defines how each named connection string in your application should be resolved at runtime.
Filtering a Grid with Quick Search
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/Quick Search/Filtering a Grid with Quick Search.xml
Quick Searchis an option for a grid component that allows you to quickly filter and re-display its contents. To add Quick Search to a grid:
Set Font Property of Object(s)
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Set Font Property of Objects.xml
The Set 'Font' Property of Object(s) action sets font attributes (face, point size, etc.) of one or more field, text or button objects.
Ordering Lookup Entries - Grid Component
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Ordering Lookup Entries - Grid Component.xml
Often you will want to display a list of values selected from a table. It is often desirable to specifically order these entries, instead of allowing them to display in record order or alphabetically. Here is a technique for solving this problem. This example uses a drop down list box on a dialog component, but the technique works equally well with a list box on a grid component.
Getting Started With Alpha Anywhere - Build Your First Mobile App
/documentation/pages/GettingStarted/GettingStartedTutorials/Build a Mobile App/index.xml
Follow this step-by-step guide to your first Alpha Anywhere application to run in a mobile web environment.