- Lookup Type
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Fields/Grid Field Properties/Lookup/Lookup Type.xml
Lookup Type has a dropdown select list with these options: Grid Component, Auto-Suggest List, and Edit-Combo List. The Auto-Suggest list option creates Lookups that function much like a Google search toolbar.
- Setting Choices for List and Combo Boxes
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Controls/Setting Choices for List and Combo Boxes.xml
A data field displayed as a list box accepts only values that are in its choice list. A data field displayed as a combo box accepts both values in the list and new values entered by the user. These images show a list box in regular and combo box formats.
- Working with List Boxes, Combo Boxes, Radio Buttons Etc.
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Controls/Working with List Boxes, Combo Boxes, Radio Buttons Etc.xml
If a list box, drop-down list box, radio button, two-state, or multi-state button control has a user defined list of choices, you can modify the displayed choices with Xbasic. For example, a drop-down list box might offer these choices to the user:
- Record List - Edit Combo Box Control Syntax
/pages/Ref/Desktop_Api/UI Functions/XDialog/Controls/Record List/Record List - Edit Combo Box Control Syntax.xml
The Record List - Edit Combo Box Control provides a dynamic view of selected records and fields from a table or set and allows users to input or edit field values.
- Filtering a Browse with a Combo Box Selection
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Browse/Filtering a Browse with a Combo Box Selection.xml
This topic refers to the AlphaSports sample database provided with Alpha Anywhere.
- Edit Combo Box with Bubble Help for Choices
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Xdialog/Controls/Edit Combo Box with Bubble Help for Choices.xml
This example shows how to use the Combo Box %A% directive to display a CR-LF delimited list of choices as bubble help.
Text box controls can be used to create edit combo boxes.
- Control Behavior Overrides - Customizing The Data Picker and Edit-Combo Behavior on a Phone
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Data Controls/CustomControl/Control Behavior Overrides - Customizing The Data Picker and Edit-Combo Behavior on a Phone.xml
The UX component allows you to customize the behavior of certain controls based on the screen size of the device. For example, normally, the 'picker' for a date control, or an edit-combo control opens in a drop-down window, immediately under the control.
- Advanced Record List - Combo Box Control Syntax
/pages/Ref/Desktop_Api/UI Functions/XDialog/Controls/Record List/Advanced Record List - Combo Box Control Syntax.xml
The Record List - Combo Box Control provides a dynamic view of selected records and fields from a table or set.
- Property Grids
Some general information on searching for properties, password fields, and view settings.