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Injectible container and embedded UX

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    Injectible container and embedded UX

    Hope everyone’s weekend is off to a good start. I have worked around it, but in the “it would be nice” category, is anyone aware of how to make an embedded ux render inside an injectible container, which is then set as the object to render in a lists detail view?

    Example: A primary list has a child list set to render and show related records in its detail view (inside-beneath row).I can put that child list in a container and simply indicate that the master list show the container in its detail view. Renders great.
    But if I replace that child list in the injectible container with an embedded ux, nothing renders. I have tried using a text box with a div (probably didn’t that correct, but I tried).

    My reasoning for trying is I am more and more trying to make my controls universal. Ie able to be used application wide by having standardized arguments driving the sql and using JavaScript and state to update and drive it at runtime. I have been successful so far and it’s dramatically cut down the number of UX’s and controls that I have on a Ux.

    My work around was basically to set the list in a container and it’s used many places in the ux. Ie its content changes depending on what called it and the variables it gets fed. Works very well. I’d love to go a step further and make that single content in the container be an embedded ux. I am able to do with passing arguments to an embedded ux, but you have to put the embedded ux in for each place it’s used. I guess best way I have thought about it is I am able to go many to one using injectible and whatever content is in it. But if I have an embedded ux, It must be one to one. It would be fantastic if I was smart enough to figure out how to have a container render in several places on the ux it’s in, with that content being an embedded ux.

    Anyone dealt with this or am I out of my mind?

    if you read all the way through all that rambling .. thanks!


    Never mind. I played with it for hours and realized that if I had put the same effort into learning how to use the viewbox as I have in manipulating the list with JavaScript, I would be done by now and have a Ux that is lighter. I am so comfortable with the list and procrastinated learning the VB.

    onward to learning how to make html templates that aren’t ugly and viewboxes.


      For that, your best contacts are Pete Conway, Lance Gurd, and Lee Vasic.
      Gregg is a great site to test and share sql code


        I think Lee Vasic has done this. If you reach out to him, I think it was called by a variable/argument named parent.something.
        Alternatively, it sounds like you could have a panel slide out from the right side. I do this with the onSelect list event for detail views, and you could put multiple panels over there, and just call them by name.