Set Modeless Data Entry Style
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Set Modeless Data Entry Style.xml
The Set Modeless Data Entry Style action changes data entry style of a specified Form/Browse to Modeless.
Modal and Modeless Data Entry
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Modal and Modeless Data Entry.xml
Alpha Anywhere gives you three choices for data entry on Forms and Browses: modal, modeless, and parent-modal.
Field Rules Honored During Xbasic Data Entry
/documentation/pages/Desktop/Reference/Design/Data/FieldRules/Field Rules Now Honored During Xbasic Data Entry.xml
When you do data entry using Xbasic, only a limited number of Field Rules (so called 'engine level' Field Rules) are honored. Rules for calculated fields and auto-increment fields are honored, but rules such as capitalization, validation, posting, cross-file validation, etc. are not honored. These Field Rules are only honored when you do data entry interactively, using a Form or Browse layout.
Automatically Populating Linking Field Values when Doing Data Entry
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Data/FieldRules/Automatically Populating Linking Field Values when Doing Data Entry.xml
The following scenario describes a situation in which you want to automatically populate "linking" fields in a grid component menus. Assume that you have an application with the following characteristics:
Disconnected Data Entry - Preventing Duplicate Records when Connectivity is Lost
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Data Controls/List/Disconnected Data Entry - Preventing Duplicate Records when Connectivity is Lost.xml
When you are working with disconnected data in a List control there is a small possibility of a synchronization request being submitted to the server more than once - resulting in the possibility of duplicate records in the database.
/documentation/pages/Ref/Desktop_Api/Layout/Object/OBJECT.DATA_ENTRY_STYLE Method.xml
Returns the layout's window mode.
Displaying Data from a Set
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Data/Set/Displaying Data from a Set.xml
This script demonstrates how you can use an Xdialog box to display data from a set. It shows data from the invoice.set in the AlphaSports sample application.
SQL::ResultSet::Data Method
/documentation/pages/Ref/Api/Namespace/SQL/ResultSet/Data Method.xml
Get the data for the column name or index specified.
A5Storage::DataItem Set Method
/documentation/pages/Ref/Api/Namespace/A5Storage/DataItem/Set Method.xml
The content type.
Simple Modeless Dialog Box
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Simple Modeless Dialog Box.xml
The following example displays a modeless dialog. The dialog is "modeless" because it does not require you to close it, before switching focus to another window. as a result, the dialog box can remain open for an arbitrary amount of time.