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  • WebDesignShop
    Re: Error Creating List Control

    Not sure if this is related, but it seems to be. I ran into an issue recently where I had an autogenerated primary key AND a unique index key made up of 5 different fields. This caused a problem and I had to get rid of the autogenerated primary key. In my case, I didn't really need the autogenerated primarykey, so getting rid of it wasn't an issue.

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  • dbinns
    Re: Error Creating List Control

    I haven't installed the hotfix but installed the prerelease. Working through email with Selwyn.

    I have found that what's happening is the list builder is not recognizing the primary key on some tables. When it doesn't the primary key field in the builder is not set, and the error happens.

    If I set it manually it works.

    If the table has no primary key, there is no issue.

    Some tables with primary keys set it just fine, and this is across multiple databases hosted locally with similar definitions, the primary key always having the same definition of int(11).

    It's weird. But working with Selwyn on it.

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  • Davidk
    Re: Error Creating List Control

    Have you installed the hotfix for 6012? If so, try re-installing 6012... and then apply the hotfix again.

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  • dbinns
    Re: Error Creating List Control

    Okay getting stranger.

    I hadn't tried to do anything beyond adding that list.

    Hopped back on to try adding another control, yes i can add other controls, and when i did that list was added.

    Backed up and removed everything. Cannot add any list with any table name without that error, but adding a control after adding the list makes it show up...

    Definitely a bug as I have created many ux's all with list and never seen this.

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  • Pat Bremkamp
    Re: Error Creating List Control

    As a quick test, try changing the table's name to type1. Type may be a reserved word.

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  • lgrupido
    Re: Error Creating List Control

    Can you add any other controls?

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  • dbinns
    started a topic Error Creating List Control

    Error Creating List Control

    Working on a new project and I am getting an error when trying to add my first list control

    New blank project. UX. Panel Nav with multiple panels.

    Inside of one panel trying to add my first control a List.

    Error image attached.
    List builder image attached
    Build number info attached.

    If I go into another project that has controls already and add a list i don't get this error.
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