Table properties - Actions tab

View table: Applications module View table Properties Button in table column / Edit column / Actions tab



Free layout table: Applications module Free layout table Properties / Actions tab

A link destination can be defined here for The link destination determines which page will be loaded to display the data record when a user clicks on the button or on a data record in the free layout table in the browser.

Display as link

The setting can only be activated on this page if the dialog was opened from a free layout table. With this setting, the value shown in this column will be shown as a link that will then load the target page defined here with the corresponding data when it is clicked on.

Destination

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

Application

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




The settings that can be made in the destination options are the same for view tables and free layout tables.

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. Settings that cannot be combined are not available accordingly.

Configure tooltip positioning
Opens a dialog which allows you to define how and where the tooltip is displayed on the page.

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 the area of the page, from which the target page is loaded, that should be refreshed. After the Save / Delete action is completed, the entire page (or just the table) can be refreshed.