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  • Problem with a component and its security groups

    I'm having problems with a component, I set the component security to Require Login and selected the groups. When I go to Live preview it goes straight to the preview and the prompt asking me which groups I want to enable is not showing, therefore the page is showing almost blank, just an image is showing. I have tried changing the Component Security to Always allowed but the page rendering is the same, almost blank. This component was working perfectly, I made a slight change to one link to be shown only to a particular group, and after this change the problem appeared. I tried also reverting that change but now the component is not working as before. I also tried restoring a backed up version of the component and that is not working either in the Live preview, but the restored version from the back up is working ok in the server is working.
    Last edited by mastermind315; 02-12-2014, 05:40 PM.

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    Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

    Try,
    Edit->Bulk Operation->Update Compiled Files for AJAX Grids

    Other than that as a last resort scrap it and build another one from scratch. This may not be great advice but this worked for me a few times when things were not working as I knew they should be.
    NWCOPRO: Nuisance Wildlife Control Software My Application: http://www.nwcopro.com "Without forgetting, we would have no memory at all...now what was I saying?"

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    • #3
      Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

      Thanks for the suggestion, but that didn't do it, this particular component is the more complex one and it was working perfectly, somehow is not doing the Component Security call, that window just simply doesn't show up, all the other components do show that prompt window and I can pick the group to be simulated.

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      • #4
        Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

        Ok so you have a working back up?
        if you do can you repeat the problem every time?

        I would go into properties for the detail view and re-save each update, insert, delete permissions (assuming this is an updateable grid) then save and test

        sounds weird for sure.
        NWCOPRO: Nuisance Wildlife Control Software My Application: http://www.nwcopro.com "Without forgetting, we would have no memory at all...now what was I saying?"

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        • #5
          Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

          I'm live Previewing other components and a lot of them are not rendering ok... column spacers are not rendering, instead {Control.Def} is shown, Dropdown Labels are shown as p2.heading_leftNameofControl and the values in the the dropdown are not showing. Something got corrupted. I tried reinstalling the official alpha release but that didn't do it, then installed latest prerelease version and that is not doing it neither. I tried changing properties in the component so it recalculates, but no luck.

          Update: I installed a trial version in another laptop and moved the project there and everything is working perfectly. Somehow the Alpha Installation in the main computer is corrupted. I uninstalled it and reinstalled it but the problem persists there in that computer.
          Last edited by mastermind315; 02-13-2014, 06:08 AM.

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          • #6
            Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

            Try tossing the computer into a tub full of water! lol
            NO DONT! Just kidding!

            Sounds like that thing has a wild hair - the last time someone on here had a crazy issue it was a registry problem, all I can say is good luck and I can't help you on that!
            NWCOPRO: Nuisance Wildlife Control Software My Application: http://www.nwcopro.com "Without forgetting, we would have no memory at all...now what was I saying?"

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            • #7
              Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

              Something is definitely wrong in the project folder, I formatted the computer and I'm getting the error, previously I used the project via dropbox in the other laptop, it seems that the version in the laptop was not updated with changes done in the main computer and there it loaded correctly... I'm now using the tables from the main computer backup and replacing the ones in the laptop because the main computer tables have more records. I really want to know what could have gone wrong, the ux are all opening correctly in the main computer, but not the grids. I'll continue with the merging and make a workable project from the 2 versions. If someone knows what could have gone wrong and know the answer please share it, thanks.

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              • #8
                Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

                What version are you on? I had similar issues at some point that were ironed in version 1970 (pre-release)

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                • #9
                  Re: Problem with a component and its security groups

                  1972-4258
                  I did revert to the last official release but the problem persisted, I had to merge the tables from the main development computer with the webproject folder in another laptop that synced with dropbox a couple of days before.

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