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  • Xbasic OK/Cancel Condition issue


    Im new to xbasic..

    I wrote this event and everything works apart from it runs regardless whether i press Ok or Cancel.

    COuld someone please advise on the if statement i have used and why id doesnt work.. the code with the if statement ive copied here actually does nothing now!!

    FUNCTION Oid_ButtonClick AS V ( event AS C, data AS C , row AS N )
    'DESCRIPTION: Fired when a button is clicked on a column.
    'Arguments: event - the name of the event that is fired
    ' data - the data in the column cell
    ' row - the row number in the browse
    'this.SetViewport_Row() sets the current row to the row with the button that was clicked.

    'Create an XDialog dialog box to prompt for parameters.
    'In order to evaluate expressions using the eval() function, in the context of
    'the current form, the "form_name" variable is defined.
    DIM form_name as C
    if is_object(topparent.this) then
    form_name =".this"
    form_name = ""
    end if
    DIM SHARED vCodate as D
    DIM SHARED vCoamount as N
    DIM SHARED vPaid as L
    DIM SHARED varC_result as C
    DELETE expression_result
    expression_result1 = eval("date()",form_name)
    vCodate = convert_type(expression_result1,"D")
    DELETE expression_result
    expression_result2 = eval("Tbl_Orders->Ocommoutst",form_name)
    vCoamount = convert_type(expression_result2,"N")
    heading_string = "Please fill in the fields below"
    ok_button_label = "&OK"
    cancel_button_label = "&Cancel"
    varC_result = ui_dlg_box("Pay Commission",<<%dlg%
    Date:| [%DATE;P=popup.calendar(dtoc(vCodate));I=popup.calendar%.40vCodate!vCodate_*];
    Pay ammount:| [%Z;P=popup.calculator(vCoamount);I=popup.calculator%.40vCoamount];
    Paid?:| (40vPaid);
    <*15=ok_button_label!OK> <15=cancel_button_label!CANCEL>
    if left(a_dlg_button,8) = "vCodate_" then
    if a_dlg_button = "vCodate_killfocus" then
    vCodate = ctod(dtoc(vCodate))
    end if
    a_dlg_button = ""
    end if

    if (vCoamount <> 0 and var->varC_result="OK") then

    dim tbl as p
    tbl ="tbl_commission",FILE_RW_SHARED)

    tbl.DID = a5_eval_expression("=Did",local_variables())
    tbl.CODATE = convert_type(vCodate,"Date")
    tbl.COAMOUNT = convert_type(vCoamount,"Numeric")
    tbl.COPAID = convert_type(vPaid,"Logical")
    tbl.OID = data

    end if




  • #2
    Re: Xbasic OK/Cancel Condition issue

    Add the code in red to your script

    here is the snippet of your code

    if left(a_dlg_button,8) = "vCodate_" then 
    if a_dlg_button = "vCodate_killfocus" then 
    vCodate = ctod(dtoc(vCodate))
    end if 
    a_dlg_button = ""
    end if
    [COLOR="Red"]if varC_result<>"OK" then
    end if
    if (vCoamount <> 0 and var->varC_result="OK") then
    'then continue with your code

    Now if you press the cancel button the variable varC_result will be "Cancel" and not "OK" so the script will end.

    Tom Baker


    • #3
      Re: Xbasic OK/Cancel Condition issue

      Thanks very much Tom.. that worked great



      • #4
        Re: Xbasic OK/Cancel Condition issue


        You are very welcome.