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Save and New, Save and Stay, Save and Close --- all in same UX

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    Save and New, Save and Stay, Save and Close --- all in same UX

    I have a grid, and a UX set to either enter new records or edit existing records of that grid. The UX has been growing to nearly 150 controls and it takes now 5-6 seconds to load, which lead me to think at adding options for the users not to have to load new UX each time.
    Currently in the calling grid, i set "close on submit" property to true. In the UX afterDialogValidate "save ..." action javascript, i selected "edit record just entered" but it doesn't matter, it closes and goes back to the grid as intended.

    What i would like is for this UX to have 3 submit buttons, that each do one of the following:
    - Save and New : submits the data, starts with a new record
    - Save and Edit: submits the data, stays in the newly entered record until the user manually exits
    - Save and Close: submits the data, then exit back to the grid.


    Re: Save and New, Save and Stay, Save and Close --- all in same UX

    So, are you looking for the code to put in your buttons or are you asking how we'd do it or....?

    If you make a submit button and go into the Click Event you can click on Insert UX Component methods and see most of what's available to you:

    For save and new, you could do something like:
    The second would simply be the regular submit button if you have it set to stay on the current record
    The last could be:
    Or other close method depending on how you are opening the UX (in a window or tabbed UI pane, etc)


      Re: Save and New, Save and Stay, Save and Close --- all in same UX

      Thanks Jinx.
      So, are you looking for the code to put in your buttons or are you asking how we'd do it or....?
      I need the functionality as described, either the code to put on the buttons or how you guys do that...

      I don't think the two sample codes you put will work, it doesn't take under consideration the .submit() part ( even if succesfull there will be timing issues )

      ...depending on how you are opening the UX
      As described in the first post, i am calling this UX from a grid ( as a mean to add/edit records to that grid )


        Re: Save and New, Save and Stay, Save and Close --- all in same UX

        The code will work but you may need a setTimeout for timing. I use the new record code wirh a setTimeout currently. Also, you could try putting the code into "inline JavaScript" action JavaScript commands and checking the "run synchronously" box.