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  • Column footer template issue.

    I have a list in which I am using the Column footer template for a column.
    When doing so the footer becomes part of the last row in the list and gets selected when the last row is selected.
    Is there a way to separate the footer from the last row?

    See attached

    The next question is I have two lists that I use the Column footer template. One, see above image has a rather large footer area. The other see below has a much smaller height.
    They both contain essentially the same code and style.
    I have examined the the elements in the chrome debugger but cannot figure out why they are different.
    Any ideas?
    Last edited by frankbicknell; 05-27-2018, 11:08 AM.
    Win 10 64 Development, Win 7 64 WAS 11-1, 2, Win 10 64 AA-1,2, MySql, dbForge Studio The Best MySQL GUI Tool IMHO.

  • #2
    Re: Column footer template issue.

    This might not be exactly what you are looking for but I think I would use the getColumnarHTML method for this (

    Basically, I would place a static text control with just, for example, its contents being something like: <span id="listFooter"></span>
    Place it anywhere I would like; even in a panelcard footer that doesn't scroll.

    Then build the html variable as described in the doc for the getColumnarHTML method and finally do a innerHTML to replace the empty listFooter span.

    Perhaps there is an easier way but I don't know it.

    EDIT: of course my answer only addresses the question of separating the footer from the last row.
    Last edited by jgrannis; 05-29-2018, 11:42 AM.


    • #3
      Re: Column footer template issue.

      Thanks for the ideas. I know I can put the div with a unique id in the list footer but the column alignment is a pain. I followed the instructions as per "UX Component List Control - Columnar Layouts - Column Footer - You can now define footers for columns in a List control." in the release notes. I guess it is still a work in progress.
      Win 10 64 Development, Win 7 64 WAS 11-1, 2, Win 10 64 AA-1,2, MySql, dbForge Studio The Best MySQL GUI Tool IMHO.


      • #4
        Re: Column footer template issue.

        That is what is nice with this getColumnarHTML method. It "copies" all the list and column widths from the list object (and probably other styling info) in order to make it look like the list but allowing you to separate it from the list.


        • #5
          Re: Column footer template issue.

          Thanks again. I will give that method a closer look. At first glance it looked like a lot of work to me.
          Win 10 64 Development, Win 7 64 WAS 11-1, 2, Win 10 64 AA-1,2, MySql, dbForge Studio The Best MySQL GUI Tool IMHO.