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    How can I add the selected items from Check List Box into Browse?

  • #2
    Re: Check List Box

    John,
    How can I add the selected items from Check List Box into Browse?
    I really don't think that is what you really wish to do....you're asking to take a list, that is most likely generated by the table the browse is based upon, and add the checkmarked ones as new records to the browse. Unless the dialog box is from a different table....but then that would be quite a denormalized database which I doubt.

    Now if you want to use the list as a filter for what appears in the browse...or even "mark" the browse records that match your checkmarked ones then that is doable by using the variable in the xdialog.
    Mike
    __________________________________________
    It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.
    It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
    Henry David Thoreau
    __________________________________________



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    • #3
      Re: Check List Box

      Originally posted by johnkoh View Post
      How can I add the selected items from Check List Box into Browse?
      I assume that is an xdialog checkbox, which I believe returns a string of checked values. You need to parse the string, retrieve the values and open your "browse" table, and enter the records viz-a-vis a loop.

      So the code might look "something" like this:
      Code:
      vWordList= <<%str%
      cat
      dog
      house
      bat
      rat
      mouse
      fish
      %str%
      
      vCountWordList = w_count(vWordList,crlf())        ''count the number of words
      tbl = table.open()
      FOR i = 1 TO vCountWordList
          vWord = word(vWordList,i,crlf())
          tbl.enter_begin()
          tbl.assign_emp = vWord
          tbl.enter_end(.T.)
      NEXT i
      tbl.close()
      browse1.refresh()
      end
      Except that vWordList would be the checkbox return value variable which would already have your selection in there.

      Make sense?
      Peter
      AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

      [email protected]
      https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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      • #4
        Re: Check List Box

        P.S. It probably requires one more step, because if your return variable is two fields. e.g.:

        0000000007Felix Tapia

        You need to parse vWord before doing your commits.
        Peter
        AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

        [email protected]
        https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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        • #5
          Re: Check List Box

          Hi Peter,
          If this list of records is to be added to a separate table as you assumed, then his screenshot is a bit off as it lists 2 of the records that he also has checkmarked......but most likely is the correct guess thinking about it.
          Mike
          __________________________________________
          It is only when we forget all our learning that we begin to know.
          It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
          Henry David Thoreau
          __________________________________________



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          • #6
            Re: Check List Box

            Peter & Mike,
            Thank you

            I want to insert the Selected employees name from the Check List Box to the (Workschedule) Browse. The line #1, 0...7 should be only one employee as Felix.. Line #2, 0...8 should be 2nd employee Fernando, line #3, 0...9 should be 3rd employee Gerador and line #4, 0...10 should be John Koh.

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            • #7
              Re: Check List Box

              Peter and Mike
              Thank you for your help. It took me over 3 days to figured out. The xBasic concept is too hard for me.

              P/s: Mr. Mike Wilson
              Thank you for your script as
              "Current_list = All_employee_list - Already_selected_list" in the List Box.

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              • #8
                Re: Check List Box

                Hi John,

                Mike and Pete put in a good effort here to get you a result. I'm pleased for you that Mike W. got you a working script, I think it would be nice for you to share it with us in order for others who might be trying or want to do the same thing.
                Regards
                Keith Hubert
                Alpha Guild Member
                London.
                KHDB Management Systems
                Skype = keith.hubert


                For your day-to-day Needs, you Need an Alpha Database!

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                • #9
                  Re: Check List Box

                  Good Morning, Keith

                  Sure. I can share it. I have enclosed the script here. I will make a zip file sometime on today.

                  'Create an XDialog dialog box to prompt for parameters.
                  DIM SHARED vAddEmp as C
                  DIM SHARED varC_result as C
                  dim shared vWrkschid as c
                  dim shared vSignedEmp as c
                  dim shared vActEmp as c
                  dim shared vAvailEmp as c
                  dim shared vCountSignEmp as N
                  dim shared vCountChkEmp as N


                  'get Worksch_id number from table
                  vWrkschid = parentform:worksch_id.value 'Object Name not a table FIELD name.


                  'get a list of the current assigned employee list from Wrksch_assign table
                  vSignedEmp=table.external_record_content_get("wrksch_assign","assign_emp","assign_emp","wrksch_id="+s_quote(vwrkschid))

                  'List of Multy Check Box
                  vActEmp = table.external_record_content_get("employees","Emp_Fullname","alltrim(emp_fullname)","Emp_active = \"Active\"")

                  'Count list items
                  vCountSignEmp=w_count(vSignedEmp,crlf())
                  vCountChkEmp = w_count(vActEmp,crlf())

                  'Subtract the two lists box. all list - current list. Try to list by only available employees
                  vAvailEmp=word_subtract(vActEmp,vSignedEmp)

                  ok_button_label = "&OK"
                  cancel_button_label = "&Cancel"
                  varC_result = ui_dlg_box("Select the Employees",<<%dlg%
                  {region}
                  Check List:| [%d;O={@@}%.40,15vAddEmp^$$vAvailEmp];
                  {endregion};
                  {line=1,0};
                  {region}
                  <*15=ok_button_label!OK> <15=cancel_button_label!CANCEL>
                  {endregion};
                  %dlg%)


                  tbl=table.open("wrksch_assign")


                  vCountList = w_count(vAddEmp,crlf())

                  dim i as n
                  for i = 1 to vCountList
                  vAddEmp=word(vAvailEmp,i,crlf()) 'Tried vAddEmp but not work
                  'This script is important and complication. ( I think, just on me)

                  tbl.enter_begin()
                  tbl.Assign_emp=vAddEmp
                  tbl.Wrksch_id=vWrkschid
                  tbl.enter_end(.t.)
                  next i
                  tbl.close()

                  parentform:browse1.refresh()
                  end

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