- 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.
- Setting the Default Value for a Two Value Slider Control
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Data Controls/Slider/setting two value slider default value.xml
Setting the value for a two value slider
- 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.
- Grid Component - SQL Database Errors
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Grid Component/Grid Component SQL Database Errors.xml
You can now customize the text that is displayed when the SQL Database reports an Insert, Update or Delete error.
By default, Alpha Anywhere displays this text for an Update, Delete or Insert Error:
- Grid, Tabbed UI and Page Layout Builder - Search for Property
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/Grid/Grid, Tabbed UI and Page Layout Builder Search for Property.xml
A new feature has been added to these builders that allows you to search for a property in the Grid. This makes it very easy to find a particular property that you want to edit.
A 'search' hyperlink is visible above each Property Grid and when you click the hyperlink, a window open. As you type in the search box, the list is filtered. Double click or press enter to give focus to the selected property.
- 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.
- Grid Component Search Part
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/The Search Part/Grid Component Search Part.xml
A guide to all of the options available in the grid component search part.
- Setting Form Properties
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Setting Form Properties.xml
The Form Properties dialog box lets you set these form properties:
- Creating a Grid for Microsoft Access Using the SQL Builder
/pages/HowTo/Databases/Creating a Grid for Microsoft Access Using the SQL Builder.xml
Step by step instructions for creating and formatting a grid for Microsoft Access using the SQL builder.
- Setting Control Properties
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Layout Control/Setting Control Properties.xml
Some topics include: setting the field type, record list - list box, enabling allow shrinking,
enabling always modeless, setting the display font, enabling and disabling miscellaneous properties, etc...