- Changing Custom Menus and Toolbars at Runtime
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Changing Custom Menus and Toolbars at Runtime.xml
At runtime, the custom drop-down and right click menus or toolbars for any of the form modes ( View, Query by Form, and Find by Form ), or for a browse can be dynamically changed by setting the appropriate form or object property. For example, to change the drop down menu for a form called "Customers" to "menu2", you would execute the following Xbasic command:
- Record Navigator and Grid Toolbar
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/Record Navigator and Grid Toolbar/index.xml
The Record Navigator lets you design how users to move through the records shown in your application. It also lets you change the appearance of the navigation part of your grid. If you want your record navigator to take the form of a tree-control there is a section in the properties for this here. Included in the Record Navigator properties is the Help Window property. This will allow you to build Help for your application, check out this page to see more information on building a Help system.
- How to Call a UX Component from a Grid and Pass Information from the UX Component Back into the Grid
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Calling a UX Component from a Grid and Pass Information from the Dialog Back to the Grid.xml
Steps and examples on how to do this are described in this page.
- Record Navigation and Dialog Search
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Component/Record Navigation and Dialog Search.xml
Requires the Dialog Component - Record Navigation and Dialog Search feature pack, included in subscription
Using this Feature Pack you can easily add functionality to let you navigate from record to record in a Dialog Component that has been bound to a database. The videos show how you can implement First/Next/Previous/Last buttons to move from record to record, how you can add a slider control to navigate from record to record, or how you can add a List View control to the Dialog to show you a list of key values that you can click on to navigate to a particular record in your Database.
- How to Display a Three State Checkbox on a Grid Component
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Display Three State Checkbox.xml
Logical values stored in a database can have three states: true, false, or NULL. Representing these three values can be done using checkboxes.
- Power Search for Grid using a Dialog Component
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Power Search for Grid using a Dialog Component.xml
Requires the Dialog Component - Power Search for an Embedded Grid Component feature pack, included in subscription
- Passing a Record from a Grid to a Dialog
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Passing a Record from a Grid to a Dialog.xml
Web publishing applications only. The problem is the following. You have selected a record in a grid and now want to display it in a separate page containing dialog component. The solution to the problem lies in the fact that you can set default values for a dialog component's variables in the URL of the page that loads the dialog.
- Grid, Tabbed UI and Page Layout Builder - Search for Property
/documentation/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Grid, Tabbed UI and Page Layout Builder Search for Property.xml
A new feature has been added to these builders that allows you to search for a property in the Grid. This makes it very easy to find a particular property that you want to edit.
A 'search' hyperlink is visible above each Property Grid and when you click the hyperlink, a window open. As you type in the search box, the list is filtered. Double click or press enter to give focus to the selected property.
- Grid Component Properties and Methods
Properties and methods that can be used on the client side to automate grid components.
- Ajax Dialog and Data Binding Help Pages
/documentation/pages/Index/Ajax Dialog and Data Binding Help Pages.xml
Page links relating to Ajax Dialog and Data Binding.