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Where's the submit button?

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  • Where's the submit button?

    I have a grid coimpnent, columnar, set to updateable. In Update Settings, Allow Update is checked. But there is no submit button. What am I doing wrong??
    Gary S. Traub, Ph.D.


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    Re: Where's the submit button?

    I found the problem. It seems that navigator bar cannot be turned off without losing the submit button. I got around this by using a custom navigator bar and turning off all options. Is that the only way to get the submit button?
    Gary S. Traub, Ph.D.

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      Re: Where's the submit button?

      Originally posted by drgarytraub View Post
      I found the problem. It seems that navigator bar cannot be turned off without losing the submit button. I got around this by using a custom navigator bar and turning off all options. Is that the only way to get the submit button?
      I think so, I had the same problem a while back.

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        Re: Where's the submit button?

        Why would you want a Submit button but no navigation bar? Leading question because if you don't want the nav bar (the Previous-Next block), then you are probably trying to show one record, but are not filtering the grid, resulting in multiple records showing. IF only one record exists in the filter, then NO navigation bar show, but the Submit button would still be present.
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          Re: Where's the submit button?

          I am a few years late to the party, but my Submit button also disappeared and without regard to the navigation bar being on or off.

          I offer this just in case someone else follows this thread.

          I eventually discovered that my Submit button disappeared after I selected <editing properties;row edit style;rowondemand>; choice of 'allrows' brings it back.

          I chose to let the submit button go and train the customer to use the 'floppy disk' icon at the left of the row to save their change/insert (the least of our problems).

          Otto Gustafson

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