Alpha Software Mobile Development Tools:   Alpha Anywhere    |   Alpha TransForm subscribe to our YouTube Channel  Follow Us on LinkedIn  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Facebook

Announcement

Collapse

The Alpha Software Forum Participation Guidelines

The Alpha Software Forum is a free forum created for Alpha Software Developer Community to ask for help, exchange ideas, and share solutions. Alpha Software strives to create an environment where all members of the community can feel safe to participate. In order to ensure the Alpha Software Forum is a place where all feel welcome, forum participants are expected to behave as follows:
  • Be professional in your conduct
  • Be kind to others
  • Be constructive when giving feedback
  • Be open to new ideas and suggestions
  • Stay on topic


Be sure all comments and threads you post are respectful. Posts that contain any of the following content will be considered a violation of your agreement as a member of the Alpha Software Forum Community and will be moderated:
  • Spam.
  • Vulgar language.
  • Quotes from private conversations without permission, including pricing and other sales related discussions.
  • Personal attacks, insults, or subtle put-downs.
  • Harassment, bullying, threatening, mocking, shaming, or deriding anyone.
  • Sexist, racist, homophobic, transphobic, ableist, or otherwise discriminatory jokes and language.
  • Sexually explicit or violent material, links, or language.
  • Pirated, hacked, or copyright-infringing material.
  • Encouraging of others to engage in the above behaviors.


If a thread or post is found to contain any of the content outlined above, a moderator may choose to take one of the following actions:
  • Remove the Post or Thread - the content is removed from the forum.
  • Place the User in Moderation - all posts and new threads must be approved by a moderator before they are posted.
  • Temporarily Ban the User - user is banned from forum for a period of time.
  • Permanently Ban the User - user is permanently banned from the forum.


Moderators may also rename posts and threads if they are too generic or do not property reflect the content.

Moderators may move threads if they have been posted in the incorrect forum.

Threads/Posts questioning specific moderator decisions or actions (such as "why was a user banned?") are not allowed and will be removed.

The owners of Alpha Software Corporation (Forum Owner) reserve the right to remove, edit, move, or close any thread for any reason; or ban any forum member without notice, reason, or explanation.

Community members are encouraged to click the "Report Post" icon in the lower left of a given post if they feel the post is in violation of the rules. This will alert the Moderators to take a look.

Alpha Software Corporation may amend the guidelines from time to time and may also vary the procedures it sets out where appropriate in a particular case. Your agreement to comply with the guidelines will be deemed agreement to any changes to it.



Bonus TIPS for Successful Posting

Try a Search First
It is highly recommended that a Search be done on your topic before posting, as many questions have been answered in prior posts. As with any search engine, the shorter the search term, the more "hits" will be returned, but the more specific the search term is, the greater the relevance of those "hits". Searching for "table" might well return every message on the board while "tablesum" would greatly restrict the number of messages returned.

When you do post
First, make sure you are posting your question in the correct forum. For example, if you post an issue regarding Desktop applications on the Mobile & Browser Applications board , not only will your question not be seen by the appropriate audience, it may also be removed or relocated.

The more detail you provide about your problem or question, the more likely someone is to understand your request and be able to help. A sample database with a minimum of records (and its support files, zipped together) will make it much easier to diagnose issues with your application. Screen shots of error messages are especially helpful.

When explaining how to reproduce your problem, please be as detailed as possible. Describe every step, click-by-click and keypress-by-keypress. Otherwise when others try to duplicate your problem, they may do something slightly different and end up with different results.

A note about attachments
You may only attach one file to each message. Attachment file size is limited to 2MB. If you need to include several files, you may do so by zipping them into a single archive.

If you forgot to attach your files to your post, please do NOT create a new thread. Instead, reply to your original message and attach the file there.

When attaching screen shots, it is best to attach an image file (.BMP, .JPG, .GIF, .PNG, etc.) or a zip file of several images, as opposed to a Word document containing the screen shots. Because Word documents are prone to viruses, many message board users will not open your Word file, therefore limiting their ability to help you.

Similarly, if you are uploading a zipped archive, you should simply create a .ZIP file and not a self-extracting .EXE as many users will not run your EXE file.
See more
See less

User registration

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • User registration

    I have just made a user registration UX and it works exactly like I want in the working preview. However it doesn't work at all when I publish it.

    It's like the server side events are never fired. Has anyone else ever had this problem?

    I've done these before and never had a problem but this is the first time I used the UX template for user registration.

  • #2
    Re: User registration

    server side or client side events?

    can you give more detail of what is actually happening...

    do you click a button and the page just sits there doing nothing?

    have you tested in different brands of web browser?

    Comment


    • #3
      Re: User registration

      Thanks Michael, I'm using the UX template for user registration without data binding because I need to do a lot of setup for a user so I'm saving the user data to a mysql table before I save the login data. Then I'm sending the user back to the login screen.

      It works perfectly when I run it in the working preview. I then publish it to the web and run it. After I hit the submit button nothing happens. No data written to the sql and no security data. It's like the aftervalidate event never fired.

      I even put the code in the validate event with the same results, it runs perfectly in the working preview and not at all on the web. In all my days with alpha I've never seen anything like this.

      I get the same results with IE and Chrome.

      Comment


      • #4
        Re: User registration

        I believe that your local databinding doesn't exist live. Look at where the data is being submitted.interesting that it "works" locally. I would follow that for answers.
        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?"

        Comment


        • #5
          Re: User registration

          Good observation, however, I didn't use any data binding. I hand coded the sql statements to write the data because I have a lot of other data for the user in other tables than the user table.

          That's why it's so baffling because if the server events fire the data would be written.

          Comment


          • #6
            Re: User registration

            In desperation I added e.javascript = alert to see if the event was firing. I commented out all my code. The alert indicated that the aftervalidate event was firing.

            I then uncommented my code and forgot to remove the javascript. It ran perfectly and the redirect kept the javascript from executing. so I'm leaving in the js and calling it good.

            Thanks for all your help.

            Comment


            • #7
              Re: User registration

              Thanks for letting us know! I for one know how a comma or an apostrophe can ruin everything.
              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?"

              Comment


              • #8
                Re: User registration

                Why did it work locally?
                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?"

                Comment


                • #9
                  Re: User registration

                  Excellent question. Also why did giving a value to e.javascript make it work. The line of code that assigns the value to e.javascript never even executes because it occurs after an e.url is executed.

                  Ones of lifes deep mysteries I suppose. Alpha works in mysterious ways.

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    Re: User registration

                    something else happened to make it work.
                    Steve Wood
                    Join the ALPHA DEVELOPERS NETWORK
                    There is no Cloud. It's just someone else's computer.
                    Web - Mobile - Hosting - Products - Frameworks - Developer Resources
                    AlphaToGo | IADN (100% Alpha Anywhere Websites)

                    Comment


                    • #11
                      Re: User registration

                      True. If I took out the e.javascript line and it failed then we would know it's a bug, but I'm not gonna do it. I doubt it would fail but I'm still not gonna do it.

                      This mystery will remain unsolved since I'm trying to wrap this up in time for the start of the NFL season.

                      Comment

                      Working...
                      X