How To
/pages/Index/How To.xml
Page links relating to how to topics.
How to Edit User Records in a Web Application
/pages/HowTo/Security/Edit Existing User.xml
An interface for editing existing users in the Web Security Framework can be created using the UX Component.
How to Display a Google Map in a List Row
/pages/HowTo/Map/Display Map in List Row.xml
You can add a Google Map to each row in a List control to display a locations stored in the current row as a map marker.
How to Configure an Amazon S3 Bucket
/pages/HowTo/Other/Configure an S3 Bucket.xml
Amazon S3 Buckets can be used to store files, such as images or documents. S3 Buckets can also be used with AlphaLaunch to host application installation files.
How to Register New Users in a Web Application
/pages/HowTo/Security/Create New User.xml
An interface for adding new users to the security system in web applications can be created using the UX Component.
How to Build an IIS Deployment Package
/pages/HowTo/IIS/How to Build an IIS Deployment Package.xml
If there is completely no access to the IIS server, Alpha Anywhere does not currently support creating a package that can be independently deployed on the IIS server. However, by using the following steps, a deployment package can be created outside of Alpha Anywhere.
How to Find Controls in a Large UX Component
/pages/HowTo/UX/Quick Find Genie.xml
The Quick Find Genie is useful for finding controls in components with a large number of controls.
How to write a socket server in Xbasic
/pages/HowTo/Web Applications/Writing a Socket Server in Xbasic.xml
Below is a very basic server that you could expand to use multiple sockets and threads as required. It should give you a good starting point on how to use sockets in Xbasic. It does not implement any specific protocol on top of the sockets: that is left to you.
How to Dynamically Connect to a Database Using an Encrypted Password
/pages/HowTo/Databases/Dynamically Connecting to a Database Using an Encrypted Password.xml
Connecting to databases using dynamic connection strings can be done securely.
How to Bind an Argument to a JavaScript Function
/pages/HowTo/Other/Bind Argument to Javascript Function.xml
Arguments defined for a Custom component, Grid component, UX component, or Report can be bound to the result of a JavaScript function when open opening the component or report using Action Javascript.