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  • MarionT
    Re: Grid + Dialog

    Follow up question:

    I now have an ReadOnly Grid, with an Editable Detail View; the detail view has Tab Controls and Tab Panes.

    I have set several fields as DropDown, and in DropDownBox Properties, I have set the Choices as Dynamic, AlphaDAO, to the corresponding lookup table or view.

    The problem is, for pre-existing records, the value in the DropDown box appears as the first item in the Lookup table.

    It should appear as the label that corresponds to the linking ID, with the ability to change to something else.

    For eg, I have a field for LanguageCode. I would like the DropDown to show the LanguageDescr from the LanguageTable (LanguageCode,LanguageDescr), and store the LanguageCode. However, I am sometimes simply getting the first value from the lookup table, not the one that corresponds to the linking field.

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  • MarionT
    Re: Grid + Dialog

    Got it Scott -

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  • Scott Emerick
    Re: Grid + Dialog


    Unless you have another reason to use a dialog besides the need for tabs, you can put a tab control on a detail section of the grid which would make your life so much easier than what your trying to do.


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  • MarionT
    started a topic Grid + Dialog

    Grid + Dialog

    Hello -

    I have 3 components: TabUI, CompanyGrid (with search), CompanyDialog (as shown on attachment)

    I Embedded the CompanyGrid into Dialog.

    I would like the Grid linked to the dialog via a field, EntityLicCode. So that when I click on a row within the grid, the corresponding info appears in the dialog (editable).

    Like a Grid with Editable DetailView..... but I made the the Detail View as a Dialog so that I could have the tabbed sections.

    Within the Dialog Component, I tried to create a link via: Grid Component->Properties->Link

    But that doesn't work.... it is set up for a target grid; for my example, the grid is the parent.

    Can someone steer me towards a video, or what I should be doing?

    Thanks -
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