- Form Properties
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
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).