- Reports - Custom Data Sources
/pages/Guides/Report/Creating Reports/Custom Data Sources.xml
When you create Report in Alpha Anywhere you could choose to base the report on a SQL data source, a native .dbf table, or a Custom data source. .
- Sub-Form Properties
A list sub-form properties with examples included.
- Reports - HTML Calculated Fields
/pages/Guides/Report/Adding System and Calculated Fields/Reports HTML Calculated Fields.xml
You can now define calculated fields in a report that render as HTML. Your calculated field expression returns an HTML string which Alpha Anywhere renders. This is a very powerful new feature. It will allow users to exercise an enormous amount of creativity in formatting a report.
To use this feature, define a calculated field using the new printHTML() function.
- Printing Reports
/pages/Guides/Report/Generating Reports/Printing Reports.xml
The Printing Reports topic describes a technique available to Alpha Anywhere database users.
- Local sub-theme definitions - CSS
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Properties/UX_Properties/Local subtheme definitions CSS.xml
Define the CSS for any locally defined sub-themes. Sub-themes are used to create a
custom appearance for certain types such as windows, buttons, tabs, accordions, sliders, switches, etc.
- Reports - Layout Table Reports - Creating Custom Style Sheets
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Layout Table Reports - Creating Custom Style Sheets.xml
It is easy to create custom style sheets for Layout Table Reports.
- Reports - Sets - Active Link Tables
/pages/Guides/Report/Creating Reports/Active Link Tables in Reports and Sets.xml
When you create a new Report, Label or Letter that is based on a Set that joins Active-Link tables, Alpha Anywhere analyzes the Set structure and the definition of each of the Active-Link tables to see if the Report could instead be based on a SQL Query.
- Reports - Printing Reports that Contain HTML Markup in the Data
/pages/Guides/Report/Generating Reports/Printing Reports that Contain HTML Markup in the Data.xml
In some cases the data in a report you are printing might contain HTML markup. You might want to print the HTML markup in its rendered form, rather than its raw form. In this video we show how you can configure the report editor to print HTML markup as rendered HTML.
- Reports - Free-form Reports - Text Dictionary Tags
/pages/Guides/Report/Design Techniques/Free-form Reports - Text Dictionary Tags.xml
You can now use text dictionary tags (...) to internationalize the labels in a report.
- Reports - Layout Table Reports - Project Reports - Text Dictionary
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Layout Table Reports - Project Reports - Text Dictionary.xml
You can now insert text dictionary tags in Layout Table reports defined at the Project level. Workspace reports do not support Text Dictioanries.