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    CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

    Anyone ever got a CustomControl (from section "Other Controls") to work inside a PanelCard ?

    I am using XBasic as the method for defining control but when UX is run I only get the following coming up in the place where the customControl has been placed :


    My XBasic function name is "render_form"

    I am using Build 4119_4825

    Anyone else having this issue ?
    Help !!! Please

    Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

    I'm seeing the same results. I don't know if this is an issue or expected behaviour... however... try this to display your unbound Custom Control within a PanelCard.

    Place an Injectible Content Container around your Custom Control... and move all three lines to the end of your UX... oustide your PanelCard or PanelNavigator.

    Next, add a Placeholder control into your PanelCard. Now, set the Properties for your Injectible Content Container to:

    Injectible target type: Placeholder
    Injectible target placeholder: your placeholder id

    This will render your Custom Control outside the PanelCard... and then inject it into the Placeholder.


      Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

      Thank you David.
      Works well !
      I was considering that method for a while but didn't think it would make a difference.
      Ques: When you said you were seeing the same unexpected behavior, were you seeing the unexpected behavior with the latest Stable i.e. 4254_4863 ?


        Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

        Not sure if it's unexpected or not. The same behaviour is in 4254 and the latest pre-release.


          Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

          I've reported this... Selwyn is looking at it. Selwyn reported that turning on pre-render for the UX component allows it to work.


            Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

            This issue has now been fixed.


              Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

              Thanks a million David for reporting it !


                Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

                No troubles... it was nice that there were 2 workarounds.


                  Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

                  Want to hear something strange ?

                  The html elements in a customControl within a PanelCard does not respond to iPad Pro pencil (stylus).
                  The only thing it allows the pencil to do is to scroll the entire customControl but no element such as textboxes, checkboxes, etc respond to touch. Finger touch works.
                  Once I move the customControl outside of a PaneCard the pencil touch works.

                  I am only having this problem with iPad Pro but not with other tablets.

                  Wondering how to resolve this issue.


                    Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

                    Post a sample UX showing the Custom Control elements you've created. I'll have a look.

                    Why do you need to create Custom Controls for TextBoxes, CheckBoxes, etc? Just curious.


                      Re: CustomControl (other controls) not rendering inside a PanelCard

                      I am using customControls to provide user with customize forms stored in a database.

                      I have now concluded that the new iPad pencil on a iPad Pro does not work with controls within a PanelCard.
                      This is looking like a bug