Monthly Archives: December 2012

If we run out of space on a form, we generally use pageframes. We can also put the information on collapsing containers that we can implement with the class enclosed.

This is a subclass of an image class that can be dropped on any container to allow it to collapse / Expand.

It has the following properties

minHeight - Minimum height to which it will collapse. Keep at least 25 to show the image
minWidth - Minimum width to which it will collapse. Keep at least 25 to show the image
maxHeight - Height that it will expand to
maxWidth… Continue reading

This is a class to drag/drop files from windows explorer and link it to a record in our database.

The class is an image with a folder icon. You first assign it with a Key ID. This is the id that will link to the record. So if you want to open files attached to Client with ID=100, you could make the Key ID = 'CLIENT100'.

The class can also be made invisible and used as an helper class to add files. Eg. adding a picture to an employee record.

The class has properties

1. KeyValue - this is the… Continue reading