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FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

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  • FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

    Hi All,

    I'm using the FileUpload Active JS function in a grid button and I've used the AfterUpload XBasic event which works fine. However I'm not able to return any JS from the AfterUpload event. I've tried both AfterUpload ="{js}" and e.javascript = "{js}" and neither seem to work.

    Any Ideas?


  • #2
    Re: FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

    I don't think you get to run any javascript from this particular Server-side event. There is the client-side afterupload event, but I'm guessing that's not what you want. What do you want to accomplish from the server-side?


    • #3
      Re: FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

      The AfterUpload creates a filename that I want to enter into a field in the grid (setValue).


      • #4
        Re: FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

        There's so much variability in a File Upload action. Getting what you want really depends on if you're uploading to a Binary Field or a Character Field. So... are you uploading the file to a folder... or to a field in the table.

        Post a snapshot of your Upload File property dialog... that will help.


        • #5
          Re: FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

          You could publish a session variable

          Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll understand


          • #6
            Re: FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

            Or use file upload user defined ; that action does have the possibility to return js

            Tell me and I'll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I'll understand


            • #7
              Re: FileUpload AfterUpload XBasic event not returning JS

              Hi Guys,

              In case your interested I got it to work in a round about way. I am using "User Defined" and no returned JS from AfterUpload XBasic . I used a session variable but that didn't work until I set it up as follows:-

              The AfterUpload XBasic creates the filename, updates a table and sets a session variable with the filename
              The AfterUpload JS calls another Ajax callback which then returns the JS to set the field with the filename in the session variable.

              Bizarre but true....