View tree properties - Link destination

Applications module View tree element Properties Data tab / Edit link destination

Link destination

Here, you can define, whether and which page is loaded when a user clicks on a tree folder.


The following options are available in this drop-down list on the right of the dialog:


The page that should be loaded is automatically entered into this field when you click on it in the application structure depicted beneath.


Here, select the application that contains the target page.

Primary key

Here, a data field from the currently selected data group can be specified. Its value will be compared to the Primary key of the target data group. If the values match, the corresponding record from the target data group will be loaded on the target page.

Destination options

Open target in current window

Opens the target page in the currently opened window.

Open target in main window

Opens the target page in the main window.

Open as popup

Opens the target page as a popup.

Open as tooltip

Opens the target page as a tooltip. The following settings can also be activated here:

Print view

With this setting, the target page will be displayed in a format for printing. For this, the target page must be loaded in a popup window. The Print view setting has no effect for pages in the main window. In the print view of a page, all buttons will be hidden. At the foot of the page, the Print button will be automatically displayed, which will open the system dialog for printer selection.

In order to print shadows and borders, please activate the Print background colors and images option in Internet Options / Advanced in your browser. The printing of headers and footnotes can be controlled via the browser menu item File / Page setup.

Delete / Save at link destination

If the target page is opened in a popup or a tooltip, you may define here the area of the page, from which the target page will be loaded, will be refreshed. On the target page, the entire page, the current Free layout table or the Tree element can be reloaded.