View Full Version : just to clarify.... question


12-05-2004, 09:56 AM
If I want to display a form from a database or let's say a dialog box, do I have to either use javascript or open another webpage?

essentially I would like to show a listing of items to varify an order, should the user decide to omit one or more items, they can select the item and press a button to delete the chosen items.

What is the best approach for this. Thanks Jack

12-24-2004, 04:17 AM
You can send the user to another page without javascript...just use the .redirect() function in the events of the dialog component.

However, your user can delete a record without redirecting by using an updateble grid.

Coming from the Cold Fusion/ASP world it is pretty cool to see how easy it is to accomplish this feat in Alpha Five...In CF/ASP had to write a pile of code to do what A5 now can do with no code at all!