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Custom Lookup, multiple choices to one field

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  • Custom Lookup, multiple choices to one field

    First, I want to thank all the people who contribute to this board. Without their generous offerings, my successes would be minimal. I hope someone may benefit from my small contribution.

    I have had the need to build my own custom lookups a number of times. I thought this particular example came out quite well.

    This lookup behaves as a user would expect. It allows the user to select multiple items from a lookup dialog box built from a table. The selected choices are joined together, then entered into a single field.

    I've attached a simple working example for whomever is interested to study and improve upon. I tried to purge all un-necessary code to avoid confusion. The main form pretty much describes the process.
    Alpha Anywhere v3.5
    Version 12.3, Build 2999
    MySql56 & DBF's

    Alpha 4, 5, Anywhere

    Ron Anusiewicz

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    Re: Custom Lookup, multiple choices to one field

    Very nice

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      Re: Custom Lookup, multiple choices to one field

      Nice job Ronald! Didn't catch this post 14-months ago. I also like your very thorough explanation. Well done.
      Peter
      AlphaBase Solutions, LLC

      Peter@AlphaBaseSolutions.com
      https://www.alphabasesolutions.com


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        Re: Custom Lookup, multiple choices to one field

        Hi Everyone,

        Has anyone done this for a web application?

        Denis

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