- Open a UX as an alternate editing view for current record
Open a UX component in a pop-up window, or in a DIV on the current page, to edit the record currently being edited in the Grid or UX component.
- How to Import Data from an Excel or Ascii File into a Grid Component
/pages/HowTo/Grid/Import Excel or Ascii to Grid.xml
Data in an Excel file or comma delimited Ascii file can be imported into a Grid Component based on a table in a database.
- The Grid Component
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/index.xml
Guides on how to use the grid builder, grid properties and features, example pages, and more.
- Data series Property
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Properties/Data Series/Data series.xml
Define a data series. Data series serve as inputs to several different types of UX controls (Charts, etc.)
- 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.
- Filtering a Grid with Quick Search
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/Quick Search/Filtering a Grid with Quick Search.xml
Quick Searchis an option for a grid component that allows you to quickly filter and re-display its contents.
To add Quick Search to a grid:
- Grid Component SQL Database Credentials
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Grid Component/Grid Component SQL Database Credentials.xml
By default all users who use a Grid component connect to the SQL database using the same credentials. These credentials are defined in the a5_application.a5i file which is automatically published when your application is published. The a5_application.a5i file defines how each named connection string in your application should be resolved at runtime.
- Set Font Property of Object(s)
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic Action Scripting/Set Font Property of Objects.xml
The Set 'Font' Property of Object(s) action sets font attributes (face, point size, etc.) of one or more field, text or button objects.
- Ordering Lookup Entries - Grid Component
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Ordering Lookup Entries - Grid Component.xml
Often you will want to display a list of values selected from a table. It is often desirable to specifically order these entries, instead of allowing them to display in record order or alphabetically.
Here is a technique for solving this problem. This example uses a drop down list box on a dialog component, but the technique works equally well with a list box on a grid component.
- Getting Started With Alpha Anywhere - Build Your First Mobile App
/pages/GettingStarted/GettingStartedTutorials/Build a Mobile App/index.xml
Follow this step-by-step guide to your first Alpha Anywhere application to run in a mobile web environment.