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  • #16
    Re: Web2Cal updates?

    Jim,

    When will this be available?
    Bill Griffin
    Parkell, Inc

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    • #17
      Re: Web2Cal updates?

      Originally posted by Bill Griffin View Post
      Jim,

      When will this be available?
      It is now. Thanks.
      Jim Coltz
      Alpha Custom Database Solutions, LLC
      A5CustomSolutions.com
      jimcoltz@a5customsolutions.com

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      • #18
        Re: Web2Cal updates?

        This looks really amazing Jim.

        Can you please clarify:

        Is this meant as a replacement/improvement for A5JQ calendar? ie) can I go from A5JQCalendar to DHX retaining the same database table?

        Which DHX license is the minimum required, dhtmlxScheduler?

        Thanks,
        Stephen
        Alpha Anywhere v12.4.6.2.5 Build 7086-5534 IIS v10.0 on Windows Server 2019 Std in Hyper-V

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        • #19
          Re: Web2Cal updates?

          Yeah lets talk some turkey, lol. This looks great - what license do I need to have from DHX as well?
          Like iRadiate - I think it looks amazing as well.
          NWCOPRO: Nuisance Wildlife Control Software My Application: http://www.nwcopro.com "Without forgetting, we would have no memory at all...now what was I saying?"

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          • #20
            Re: Web2Cal updates?

            Originally posted by iRadiate View Post
            This looks really amazing Jim.
            Is this meant as a replacement/improvement for A5JQ calendar? ie) can I go from A5JQCalendar to DHX retaining the same database table?
            Which DHX license is the minimum required, dhtmlxScheduler?
            It is meant as an alternative to Web2Cal and A5Jqcalender. All three have their own pros and cons.

            I plan on continuing support for A5Jqcalendar. I have a lot of developers using it so I continue to issue updates, as needed, to keep it current with the latest Alpha version.

            Yes, this scheduler can, technically, use your existing A5Jqcalender table, providing it is set up with date-time fields for start time and end time. This scheduler does not support separate date and time fields as the A5Jqcalendar does. Recurring events are handled very differently and there are some of the fields have no meaning with this scheduler. I would suggest creating a new table and importing the events into it.

            You "may" need to buy a dhtmlxScheduler license. The license terms for the dhtmlxScheduler libraries are not under my control. They have three models at present; GPL, Commercial, and Enterprise. Which license you need to purchase, if any, is based on how you use the scheduler. There are options for free (GPL), one commercial project (application), and unlimited commercial projects. I believe if you're building a scheduler for your own use you can use the free version. If you're selling the application, or making it available to others, then you need one of the commercial licenses, or you must adhere to the GPL (GNU V2) license terms. Note that their current license model is based on applications, not servers, and is a perpetual license. Personally, I find their license terms, and pricing, to be very good, especially when considering what they have built and how they support it.
            Jim Coltz
            Alpha Custom Database Solutions, LLC
            A5CustomSolutions.com
            jimcoltz@a5customsolutions.com

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            • #21
              Re: Web2Cal updates?

              You might need multi page view for your apps by example a medical clinic with group agenda then you need to buy the enterprise edition $799.00 as it is not available in the free /pro [GPL} edition.
              Thanks Jim good Job!

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              • #22
                Re: Web2Cal updates?

                Originally posted by bea2701 View Post
                You might need multi page view for your apps by example a medical clinic with group agenda then you need to buy the enterprise edition $799.00 as it is not available in the free /pro [GPL} edition.
                Thanks Jim good Job!
                All of the views are available in the V4.3 Commercial and Enterprise editions.

                Just to clarify, the only difference between Commercial and Enterprise editions is the ability to have more than one scheduler on the same html page. Meaning you can load several different schedulers in a tabbed_ui, and so on, as each is housed in its own iFrame. Here's a quick video of several running in a tabbed_UI. Some are using V4.2 GPL and some V4.3 Commercial versions of the dhtmlxScheduler libraries.

                Starting with the 4.3 version of the dhtmlxScheduler libraries several of the views are only available in the non-GPL versions. You can, however, use the 4.2 version dhtmlxScheduler libraries that do include all the views. They provide a link to all the current and previous releases on Git, and my builder supports V4.2 or V4.3 of the dhtmlxScheduler libraries.
                Jim Coltz
                Alpha Custom Database Solutions, LLC
                A5CustomSolutions.com
                jimcoltz@a5customsolutions.com

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