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How to open new tab in tabbed ui

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  • How to open new tab in tabbed ui

    Using a tabbed UI. Using three ux's: SearchUX, NameUX and AdmissionUX. Search UX has a list control with names. NameUX has basic name information and has a list control of related admissions. AdmissionUX has the admission information. When on the SearchUX, for every name I click, the name opens in a new tab using NameUX and I have the persons name appear in the tab pane. From the NameUX, if I click on an admission, the AdmissionUX opens in new tab with date on the record and the persons name in the tab pane.

    If a tab is opened with a name, go back to SearchUX and click on a new name, a new tab opens, now I have two tabs, each with a different name. Good.
    From the NameUX, I click on an admission, a new tab opens with the admission. If I leave this admission tab open, return to the name and click a different admission, I am returned to the previously used tab, the tab pane updates, but the record information shows from the previously selected admission. I want the admission to open in a new tab, not re-use the previous one.

    If I have PersonA and PersonB open, each on their own tab, then open PersonAadmission on another tab, if I open PersonBadmission, it will appear on it's own tab, not re-using the AdmissionUX tab from PersonA.

    From what I can tell, my code is identical from SearchUX to NameUX, yet I get different behavior. Even from the NameUX, I get mixed results, ie new tabs for each admission but only for each name.
    How is it determined when to open a new tab or use an existing tab?

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    Re: How to open new tab in tabbed ui

    NameUX....has a list control of related admissions
    I think this means the related admissions list is a child list and I think this may be related to your issue - but this is just a guess...
    If it is a child list of course your going to get the results of the selected parent, therefore I think its not the tab pane that's messing you up here.
    You would have to open up a NEW list not a child list to keep it open and seperate - I think, again just guessing.

    That's my stab at it - good luck!
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      Re: How to open new tab in tabbed ui

      Since the Admissions List is built based on an argument sent from the Names list, then your thought process makes sense that it sees the admission list as a child record and then behaves the way it does.
      Now if there were just a way to tell it to open a new tab anyway or at least update the tab when used again.

      To get the tab to refresh, I have turned off "use cached component" and I have tried "Get Primary keys" function in the onDialogExecute event as suggested in another post, but still no refresh.

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