- Form Properties
A list of form properties with examples.
- Creating the InvoiceItemsPie Form
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Creating the InvoiceItemsPie Form.xml
The InvoiceItemsPie form demonstrates the use of the charting capability added to Alpha Anywhere. A SimpleChart ActiveX control allows you to place bar and pie charts onto forms and control their properties with Xbasic.
To create a form similar to the InvoiceItemsPie form:
- Setting Form Properties
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Setting Form Properties.xml
The Form Properties dialog box lets you set these form properties:
- Using a Form
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Using a Form.xml
Covers opening an existing form, opening the default form,
navigating within a form, record selector, form status bar, and more.
- Placing a Control on a Form
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Placing a Control on a Form.xml
For specific instructions, refer to:
- Display Settings
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Fields/Grid Field Properties/Display Settings/index.xml
The Display Settings Properties in the Grid Field Properties panel:
- Other Settings
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Props/other/Form Properties/Form properties/Fields/Other Settings/index.xml
The Other Settings property opens the Other Settings dialog. These settings are important in creating
the values of switch controls to be used in the Form View control.
- Placing Bitmaps on a Form
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Placing Bitmaps on a Form.xml
You can place images directly on a Form, Report, Letter, or Label layout. For example, you can insert your company logo on a Letter layout to give the Letter a more professional look.
To place an image on a form:
- Using a Dialog as a Search Form
/documentation/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Using a Dialogasa Search Form.xml
Assume you have a grid that shows all the records of a table, such as the following.
- EXIF settings
/documentation/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Props/other/Form Properties/Form properties/Fields/Image Field Properties/exifsettings.xml
EXIF settings property