Creating Custom Toolbars
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Controls/Creating Custom Toolbars.xml
Alpha Anywhere lets you create your own toolbars. You can attach custom toolbars to forms, browses, and print preview windows. Unlike custom menus, however, you do not need a form, browse, or print preview window to use a custom toolbars. You can run a custom toolbar from the control panel, or from an Xbasic script, and the toolbar will remain open until you close it.
Creating a Simple List
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Data/FieldRules/Creating a Simple List.xml
If you want to provide a pre-defined list of choices for a field, use a Simple List lookup. For example, in the AlphaSports Invoices set, the Pay_Method field is defined as a Simple List lookup with the choices: "Credit", "Cash", and "Check". You can select any of these values instead of typing them in.
Creating a Script to Print a Report for a Selected Record
/pages/Desktop/Tutorial/Design/View/Database/Creating a Script to Print a Report for a Selected Record.xml
In this example, you will create a script that prints out a mailing label for a particular customer. The script will prompt the user for the customer's name. This script will be a Global Script. as you will recall, a Global Script appears in the Control Panel in the Code tab, and can be run by double-clicking the script name, or clicking the Run button.
Embedding Fonts in Reports
/pages/Guides/Report/Printing Techniques/Embedding Fonts.xml
If a PDF Report is opened on a device that does not have the font used to generate the PDF Report, the Report will not render as expected. To fix this, 'Embed fonts' must be enabled in the PDF options.
Creating Labels for a Set
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Data/Set/Creating Labels for a Set.xml
If you are creating a Label layout for a set, and your set contains one or more one-to-many links, by default you will get only one Label for each primary record in your set. If you want to get a separate Label for each child linked to the primary table, you can choose a different addressee table.
Using Crystal Reports with Alpha Anywhere
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Using Crystal Reports with Alpha Anywhere.xml
Some users have expressed an interest in incorporating Crystal Reports into an Alpha Anywhere application.
Creating a Grid Component - Tutorial
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Introducing the Grid Builder/Tutorials/Creating a Grid Component - Tutorial.xml
Covers a range of topics including selecting a database, creating a grid component, selecting data to use and display in the component, and how to view the component in a browser.
Creating oAuth Client Applications
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/UX/Creating oAuth Client Applications.xml
This guide includes a guide to building the UX using generated oAuth code in four stages, as well as some related topics.
Creating Wallpaper for Your Application
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Creating Wallpaper for Your Application.xml
What is "wallpaper" and creating wallpaper:
Creating a Low Resolution Viewfile
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic/Creating a Low Resolution Viewfile.xml
When you create an image database, you may want to have a low resolution viewfile to represent a higher resolution image. Typically, the viewfile would be used when you want to quickly put an image on the screen, without moving megabytes of data.