Suppressing Blank Fields in an Address
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/Data/FieldRules/Suppressing Blank Fields in an Address.xml
This example shows how to hide blank fields when displaying an address.
Suppressing Blank Space on a Report
/pages/Guides/Report/Printing Techniques/Suppressing Blank Spaceon a Report.xml
Alpha Anywhere lets you automatically suppress blank space at the end of each report section. Normally, if you define a report section of a certain height, the report will print using that size.
Address Dialog - Adding Blank Lines
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Address Dialog - Adding Blank Lines.xml
To space out the vertical distance between controls on an Xdialog, you can insert blank lines using the '{lf};' command. This is analogous to pressing Enter on a blank line in a word processor to leave extra space between paragraphs.
How to Suppress Blank Lines in Layout Table Reports
/pages/HowTo/Reports/Suppressing Blank Lines.xml
Learn how blank lines in static HTML elements and empty rows in a Layout Table report can be omitted when the report is generated.
Smart Fields in Xdialogs
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Smart Fields in Xdialogs.xml
The following script creates a dialog with several smart fields:
Using HTML in an Xdialog
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Using HTML in an Xdialog.xml
Xdialog is a very good way to display data to a user, and to collect data from a user. Xdialog's display options, however, do not give you the full richness of HTML. This topic shows you how you can combine the best of Xdialog and HTML to create beautiful, dynamic dialog boxes.
Lookup and Fill-in Fields
/pages/Ref/Action Javascript/Lookup and Fill-in Fields.xml
Lookup values in a table and fill-in fields in the current row from fields in the Lookup Table.
Running Xbasic in an A5W Page
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/A5W/Running Xbasic in an A5W Page.xml
You must use the HTML Editor to create a new A5W page.
Coloring Alternating Rows in an Browse
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Browse/How to Color Alternating Rows in an Browse.xml
Edit the form and click the 'xy' button( Form > Calculated Fields ) to add the following calculated fields to the form or browse. The example shown here is for the Invoice form in AlphaSports.
Adding and Aligning Controls in an Absolute Layout Container
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Containers/Container/AbsoluteLayout/Adding and Aligning Controls in an Absolute Layout Container.xml
The Absolute Layout Container allows you to use a 'what you see is what you get' type editor when adding and arranging controls inside a component.