- Zip Code Lookup from Address
For a given address, lookup the Zip code on the USPS web site and fill in the current record.
- Other Code Editor Functions
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic/Other Code Editor Functions.xml
Covers setting the relationship between tables, using the script navigator, OLE automation browser, Xbasic script genie,
global variables, and the cascading style sheet builder.
- Web Functions
Helper functions for Web Applications, including Security, Publishing and Work Queues.
- Change Web Security Password
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Events/Server-Side Events/Server-side Action Scripting/Change Web Security Password.xml
Change a user's password in the web security system.
- Above Grid
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Properties/Freeform Edit Regions/Above Grid.xml
You can enter any HTML to appear above the Grid part of the component.
- Grid Templates
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Introducing the Grid Builder/Grid Templates.xml
Whenever you create a new grid component in Alpha Anywhere, the Grid Templates Genie pops up, which lets you select one of several pre-defined templates or a template from your own library of templates.Templates can be a great time saver because you can pre-set a multitude of properties whenever you create a new component. This [video] demonstrates how you can use existing templates, and how you can define your own templates.
- The Code Editor
/pages/Guides/Xbasic/The Code Editor.xml
You write Xbasic scripts in the Code Editor. The Code Editor is a multi-tabbed window that allows you to edit multiple scripts at the same time. The Code Editor always includes at least one tab called the Interactive window where you can test individual lines of Xbasic code and see immediate results. For more information on using the Interactive window, see Testing Xbasic Statements in the Interactive Window.
- Web Application Script Functions
/pages/Ref/Api/Functions/Web/Web Application/Application Functions/Script Functions/index.xml
Functions for working with scripts in web applications.
- Building A5W Web Pages
/pages/Server/Guide/Design/View/A5W/Building A5W Web Pages.xml
An A5W web page (an ASCII file with an .A5W extension) is an ordinary HTML page with embedded Xbasic code and/or Web Components.
You can create an A5W web page by:
- Load Web Security Values
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Events/Server-Side Events/Server-side Action Scripting/Load Web Security Values.xml
Populate the controls with data from the web security system.