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  • List detail error when clicking on list row

    See the error message and the UX settings. I have no idea why i am getting this or how to disable.

    My client is using build 3670-4684 (no lectures please).

    I have disabled all "write-conflicts" on all the list fields.

    What gives and how do i stop it?

    Thanks

    Detail Error.pngList Properties.pngList_Detail.png
    Peter
    AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

    Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
    https://www.alphabasesolutions.com



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    Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

    What happens when you set it to read only in the properties?

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    • #3
      Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

      Originally posted by info@computoria.nl View Post
      What happens when you set it to read only in the properties?
      Same thing. Still get the error.
      Peter
      AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

      Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
      https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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      • #4
        Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

        Fixed!

        I slayed the monster (this only took 4-5 hours to figure out).

        Set the dirty field warning customization to blank. No more popups.

        See image...
        Dirty row error fix.png
        Peter
        AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

        Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
        https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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        • #5
          Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

          That didn't fix it.

          It has something to do with the "auto-commit view on row select'. If it is not checked I get the above error. If I remove the error message as shown above I can't select the row. Checking the box gets rid of the error message and allows me to select a row. BUT, whenever I logout and log back in and go to the list and click on any row, it ADDs a new record to the list. This is really really frustrating. Only happens on a brand new login.

          Auto-commit error.png
          Peter
          AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

          Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
          https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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          • #6
            Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

            Is this a UX with a single list or is this a child list? I have run into this before with parent child list associations.
            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?"

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            • #7
              Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

              It's a standalone list at the moment, soon to become a parent.
              Peter
              AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

              Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
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              • #8
                Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                oh, congrats on your expecting UX, lol - if I were you though I would adopt and create a stand alone UX and call the related record with arguments instead of using parent-child setup. I think it loads faster (without pagination of course) because your loading each record and each associated child record - this for me has always equaled slow load times of data eventually as users stack up.
                back to your original issue though, you need to look at the allow a NULL selection or not to first. I say this because if you do not allow a null selection the first thing that is going to happen is your going to have the first record selected - now this is where it might get tricky. I think if it's a new list with no records, it might actually create one setting it dirty and causing your issue right there - now I am not sure about an empty list so take that with a grain of salt. Regardless you might not want the list to load with a record selected, but if there are child records you might want that behavior - so again it's apoint to ponder. I prefer to allow a NULL selection myself and let the user choose what they want to select. Then I check the auto-commit on row select and set the syncronization policy to client to server.


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                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?"

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                • #9
                  Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                  Also - check "suppress global error alerts" unless you want users to see them
                  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?"

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                  • #10
                    Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                    It seems like you are programmatically changing the value of one of the controls in the detail view. Do you have default values set for some controls?
                    Last edited by frankbicknell; 05-20-2017, 09:36 AM.
                    Win 10 64 Development, Win 7 64 WAS 11-1, 2, Win 10 64 AA-1,2, MySql, dbForge Studio The Best MySQL GUI Tool IMHO. http://www.devart.com/dbforge/mysql/studio/

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                    • #11
                      Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                      Originally posted by frankbicknell View Post
                      It seems like you are programmatically changing the value of one of the controls in the detail view. Do you have default values set for some controls?
                      Frank,

                      Yes, I have defaults set in a bunch of controls.
                      Peter
                      AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

                      Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
                      https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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                      • #12
                        Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                        as far as I know clicking on a row cannot add a new record unless you tell it to, how do you "go to the list"? I re-read your post a few times it should work with suppress global error alerts and auto -commit.
                        Even if the list has default values, that doesn't set the list to dirty, client-side calculated values do not either or we wouldn't have to to use e.dirty.columns in dialogValidate. This would drive me nuts.
                        Is Only validate values that were changed ticked in the properties of the UX?
                        Keep in mind - I am simply looking at my UX's that work as expected and going over things that I know or seem to make things happen for me. I am in no way telling you like I am some sorta expert, lol BUT somethign is wonky there because it shoudl be working and I know you've been around long enough to know too.
                        Why not create a new UX and try to duplicate the issue, perhaps it is version specific.

                        If nothing else you coudl post the UX but again being that it's an older version someone with that version to test in would have to do it to rule out a version specific caveat - but I still think it's somethign in the way the list is loading because I don't see how clicking a row can add a record instead of update the existing one.
                        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?"

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                        • #13
                          Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                          Originally posted by CharlesParker View Post
                          Why not create a new UX and try to duplicate the issue, perhaps it is version specific.
                          It may be version specific. Or it may be something "wonky". I can't post the client app. But I'm hoping to have someone else look at it.

                          Thanks Charles.
                          Peter
                          AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

                          Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
                          https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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                          • #14
                            Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                            Something is setting the list dirty flag. It might be the default values. Where are you setting them? I believe if you use the default value property of the control it sets the flag dirty. You may have to use the Default value Javascript in the Detail view properties of the lists fields tab.
                            Win 10 64 Development, Win 7 64 WAS 11-1, 2, Win 10 64 AA-1,2, MySql, dbForge Studio The Best MySQL GUI Tool IMHO. http://www.devart.com/dbforge/mysql/studio/

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                            • #15
                              Re: List detail error when clicking on list row

                              so how is the UX called?
                              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?"

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