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  • Dialog Question

    Hi I am trying to make a currentform2 control show up on the dialog only if another currentformcontrol1 has a value of .t.
    I beleive this is added in the component show/hide expression
    After that I would like to use this validation if(currentformcontrol.1=.t. then currentformcontrol2 must not be < 3.99)
    And I beleive that this would be put into the validate area.


    Chad Brown

  • #2
    Re: Dialog Question


    For part 1, since this is a dialog, it is important to get the actual value of field 1. You indicated .t., but that is a logical value and the all the values in the fields are character. That value could be different based on whether you are using a checkbox, a textbox, a dropdown or a radio button for the t/f value.

    For part 2, I would put that validation in the validate event. Again, you've got to convert to numeric to make the comparison.

    Pat Bremkamp
    MindKicks Consulting


    • #3
      Re: Dialog Question

      Thanks Pat here is the After Validate code from the Dialog

      control 1 is ewp which is a checkbox which you can see is logical
      control 2 is esp_retail which is numeric


      dim t as p
      tbl2 ="[PathAlias.ADB_Path]\esp")
      tbl ="[PathAlias.ADB_Path]\bdi tracking")
      tbl.Store = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Store.value)
      tbl.Date = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Date.value),"d")
      tbl.Telephone = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Telephone.value),"N")
      tbl.Sales_type = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Sales_Type.value)
      tbl.Detail = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Detail.value)
      tbl.Emp = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Employee.value),"N")
      tbl.Comment = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Comment.value)
      tbl.Customername = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Customer_Name.value)
      tbl.Esn = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.ESN.value)
      tbl.Sap = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.SAP_Code.value)
      tbl.Term = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Term.value),"N")
      tbl.Ispr_amount = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Total_ISPR_LTO.value),"N")
      tbl.Data_mthly_fee = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Monthly_Data_Rate.value),"N")
      tbl.Ewp = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.EWP.value),"l")
      tbl.Agreementnumber = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Agreement_.value),"N")
      tbl.Promo_value = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Promo_Amount.value),"N")
      tbl.Plan = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Plan.value)
      tbl.Bv_invoice = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.BV_Invoice_.value),"N")
      tbl.Model = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Model.value)
      tbl.Brand = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Brand.value)

      'Second Table posting'

      tbl2.Card = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Credit_Card.value),"N")
      tbl2.Cc_expmth = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Expiry_Month.value),"N")
      tbl2.Cc_expyr = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Expiry_Year.value),"N")
      tbl2.Bank = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Bank.value)
      tbl2.Branch = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Branch.value)
      tbl2.B_account = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Account.value)
      tbl2.Esp_retail = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Retail_Price.value),"N")
      tbl2.Store = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Store.value)
      tbl2.Date = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Date.value),"d")
      tbl2.Telephone = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Telephone.value),"N")
      tbl2.Emp = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Employee.value),"N")
      tbl2.Customername = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Customer_Name.value)
      tbl2.Esn = alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.ESN.value)
      tbl2.Ewp = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.EWP.value),"l")
      tbl2.Agreementnumber = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.Agreement_.value),"N")
      tbl2.Bv_invoice = convert_type(alltrim(CurrentForm.Controls.BV_Invoice_.value),"N")
      tbl2.Espacc = convert_type(alltrim(currentform.controls.Accessory_ESP.value),"l")

      CurrentForm.RedirectTarget = "t Collingwood input.a5w"
      Last edited by chadbrown; 02-12-2009, 04:00 PM. Reason: Update missing items
      Chad Brown


      • #4
        Re: Dialog Question

        Sorry, but I don't understand. Do you still have a question?

        I suggested that you use the validate event, not the aftervalidate.

        Pat Bremkamp
        MindKicks Consulting


        • #5
          Re: Dialog Question

          Oh yeah I still have the question I was just showing you the code so that you could see the field types and names. I know that it has to be in the validate area. I was hoping you would know some examples or some direction on the validation code. The current dialog works it just needs the validation added.
          Chad Brown


          • #6
            Re: Dialog Question

            I do somthing Similar

            First I use a lookup to get the value of a field

            session.w1 = lookupc("L",session.DBASE+"001","Question","[PathAlias.ADB_Path]\questions","QnoQno")

            Then in the initialize use this code

            if session.w1 > "" then
            tmpl.Variable_Info[1].Column.Heading = session.w1
            tmpl.Variable_Info[1].Column.Hide = .t.
            end if