Query by Form - Action Scripting
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Forms/Query by Form.xml
The Query by Form action switches a form to Query by Form mode.
Find by Key - Action Scripting
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Find by Key.xml
The Find by Key action searches for records matching a specified key value using the Find by Key dialog. This action gives you the option to specify the key to search for in advance, or prompt the user at run-time.
More on Editing Action Scripts
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Introduction/More/index.xml
There are multiple ways to create Action Scripts. Learn how to copy actions, convert actions into their underlying Xbasic implementation, and how to utilize the Action Script Genie in the Xbasic Editor.
Find By Form - Action Scripting
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Forms/Find By Form.xml
The Find by Form action displays the Find By Form dialog box.
Converting an Action Script to Xbasic
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Introduction/More/Converting an Action Script to Xbasic.xml
In addition to converting a single Action to Xbasic, Alpha Anywhere also allows you to convert an entire Action Script to Xbasic. To convert an Action Script to Xbasic:
Quick Export to Excel - Action Scripting
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Quick Export to Excel.xml
The Quick Export to Excel action exports the current selection of records to Excel and opens Excel with the records loaded into a new worksheet. All data in the current Form or Browse window is exported, and the column order in Excel corresponds to the field order on the form or browse layout. If you want more control over which fields are exported and in which order, try using an Export Operation instead.
Select Action From the Form Menu
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Select Action From the Form Menu.xml
The Select Action From the Form Menu action allows an object to run one of the actions listed in the form's menu.
Converting an Action to Inline Xbasic
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Introduction/More/Converting an Action to Inline Xbasic.xml
We saw earlier how you can view the Xbasic code associated with any Action. Alpha Anywhere also allows you to convert an Action into Xbasic code.
Server-side Action Scripting
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Events/Server-Side Events/Server-side Action Scripting/index.xml
Server-side action scripting makes it easy to add functionality to server-side events. For example, these actions can save data that was submitted from the client to the server, or populate client-side controls with data from a server, whenever the specified server-side event fires.
Select Action From the Control Panel
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Select Action From the Control Panel.xml
The Select Action From the Control Panel action allows an object to run one of the actions listed in the Control Panel 's menu.