Update the Latitude and Longitude in the current Grid
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/Alternate Views/Google Maps - Alternate Views/Update the Latitude and Longitude in the current Grid.xml
Shows how to Update the Latitude and Longitude in the current Grid row when a Marker in the Map is dragged to a new Location. In this video we show how the latitude and longitude value in the current Grid row can be updated when the user drags the marker to a new position on the map.
Auto-Populating List Box and Combo Box Controls
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Controls/Auto-PopulatingList Boxand Combo BoxControls.xml
When you place a list box or combo box control on a Form, Alpha Anywhere offers several different ways to automatically populate the control. The controls can be automatically populated with various internal Alpha Anywhere lists or dynamic lists of data.
Data Controls
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Data Controls/index.xml
Data Controls are controls used to create interfaces for manipulating and editing data from a data source (e.g. SQL database, web service, static data, etc.)
Search a Grid Component that is Embedded into a UX component
/documentation/pages/Ref/Action Javascript/Search a Grid Component that is Embedded into a UX component.xml
Create a highly customized 'Search Part' for a Grid. Allows you to submit a UX component that contains 'search' fields to compute a filter expression and then filter a Grid component that has been embedded into the UX component.
How to Set Default Component Property Values for a Grid
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Setting Default Property Values.xml
The default values for new Grid components can be configured. This is particularly useful if you are developing many Grid components that need to suppport multiple languages or are always making the same set of changes to every new Grid Component.
Changing the Locations of the Parts of a Grid Component in an A5W Page
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Web Applications/Changing the Locations of the Parts of a Grid Component.xml
When you create a grid component with search and detail view parts and then place the grid onto an A5W page, you will see something like the following.
How to Disable Grid Input Controls when Update is not Allowed for the Current User
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Disable Input Controls when Update Not Allowed.xml
In a Grid component if you have the Security Framework enabled and the user does not have permission to update data, the input controls are still enabled even though the user will not be able to save any edits. It might be desirable to disable input controls when the user does not have update permission.
How to Collapse a Group in a Grid Component
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Collapse Grid Group.xml
Group breaks are a useful way to organize records in a Grid Component. You can add special directives that enable a user to expand or collapse records in a group in a Grid component.
Populate Controls in a UX Component with data from Tables
/documentation/pages/Ref/Action Javascript/Populate Controls in a UX Component with data from Tables.xml
Populate the controls in a UX component with the data from Tables. (IMPORTANT: This action is intended for an event on a UX component).
How to Eliminate Vertical Space when Controls are Hidden in a UX Component
/documentation/pages/HowTo/UX/Remove Container Vertical Space.xml
When a show/hide client-side expression hides a container in a UX Component, some vertical whitespace may still appear on the page. It can be eliminated by using the "Prevent container float" property.