Form Properties
/pages/Desktop/Reference/Design/View/Form/Form Properties.xml
A list of form properties with examples.
Creating the InvoiceItemsPie Form
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Creating the InvoiceItemsPie Form.xml
The InvoiceItemsPie form demonstrates the use of the charting capability added to Alpha Anywhere. A SimpleChart ActiveX control allows you to place bar and pie charts onto forms and control their properties with Xbasic. To create a form similar to the InvoiceItemsPie form:
User Settings
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/Platform/Xbasic/User Settings.xml
Alpha Five stores certain user settings (defined by the View > Settings command) in the system registry database under the init key (which is relative to the root key.
Setting Form Properties
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Setting Form Properties.xml
The Form Properties dialog box lets you set these form properties:
Using a Form
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Using a Form.xml
Covers opening an existing form, opening the default form, navigating within a form, record selector, form status bar, and more.
Placing a Control on a Form
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Form/Placing a Control on a Form.xml
For specific instructions, refer to:
Other Settings
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Props/other/Form Properties/Form properties/Fields/Other Settings/index.xml
The Other Settings property opens the Other Settings dialog. These settings are important in creating the values of switch controls to be used in the Form View control.
Display Settings
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Grid Fields/Grid Field Properties/Display Settings/index.xml
The Display Settings Properties in the Grid Field Properties panel:
EXIF settings
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/UX/Controls/Props/other/Form Properties/Form properties/Fields/Image Field Properties/exifsettings.xml
EXIF settings property
Update Settings
/pages/Guides/Mobile and Web Components/Grid/Update Settings/index.xml
The Grid Update Settings page only appears if the grid is editable (updateable).