- Creating a List of Switch Controls
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Data Controls/Switch/List of Switches.xml
A common design pattern in mobile applications is to have a series of Switch controls to set logical values.
- Filtering a Grid with a Menu Selection
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Introducing the Grid Builder/Tutorials/Filtering/Filtering a Grid with a Menu Selection.xml
When using a navigation system component for creating menus, a common task would be to display a page containing a grid. This topic describes how to add a filter to the URL that displays the target page.
- How to Export Selected Records to Excel in a Grid Component with a Checkbox Selector
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Export Checked Records to Excel.xml
Individual rows in a Grid Component can be exported to an Excel file using the Checkbox Selector Column to filter the Grid Component before performing the export.
- Setting the Text and Value Properties of Items in a Choice List Array
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Controls/Setting the Text and Value Properties of Items in a Choice List Array.xml
The user defined choices displayed by a combo box, radio button, list box etc. can be read and set by reading or setting the text and value properties of the choice list array. The text property controls what is displayed on the form. The value property controls what value is written to the field when an item is selected.
- How to Search for multiple Logical values in a List Control
/documentation/pages/HowTo/List Control/Searching Logical Values in a List.xml
Adding checkboxes to search logical fields in a List control's Search Part may not behave as you expect. A better method is to use dropdownboxes.
- How to Base a Grid on a Stored Procedure
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Grid/Basing a Grid on a Stored Procedure.xml
The Grid component does not allow you to base a Grid on a stored procedure prior to V11. You must specify a SQL Select statement. You can however work around this limitation to a limited degree if your Grid is readonly.
- Using Tables and Sets That are Not Part of a Workspace
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Database/Using Tables and Sets That are Not Part of a Database.xml
There is actually no need to have all of the tables and sets in an application be members of the workspace. Iin fact, you could build an application where none of the tables and sets are in the workspace. If you do this, the change that you would have to make in your Xbasic would be to full qualify references to forms, reports, tables, etc.
- How to Update the Location of a Marker When it is Moved
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Map/Update Marker Location on Marker Drop.xml
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.
- Search Properties
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/The Search Part/Search Properties/index.xml
Properties to help you define the search part on a grid component.
- How to Store Large Amounts of Data on a Mobile Device for Offline Use
/documentation/pages/HowTo/PhoneGap/Offline Data Storage.xml
Large amounts of data can be stored on a device's file system.