How do I reference an image in a group in a Data Grid form from outside the grid?

zryip theSlug zryip.theslug at gmail.com
Fri Sep 9 18:41:09 CDT 2011


On Sat, Sep 10, 2011 at 1:34 AM, Josh Mellicker <josh at dvcreators.net> wrote:
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> On Sep 9, 2011, at 2:36 PM, zryip theSlug wrote:
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>> On Fri, Sep 9, 2011 at 11:03 PM, Josh Mellicker <josh at dvcreators.net> wrote:
>>> Just wondering what best practices are when wanting to reference an image (or button or other non-text field control) in a Data Grid form.
>>>
>>>
>>> img "blueCircle" of grp x of grp "DataGrid"
>>>
>>> works, but x does not seem to correlate with either the index or line number.
>>>
>>>
>>> So, does anyone know:
>>>
>>> 1. what x is?
>>>
>>> 2. how to get x (the group number of the group containing the image) when the image is clicked on?
>>>
>>> 3. Any other way to easily reference a control in a Data Grid form?
>>>
>>> Thanks in advance!
>>
>> Hi Josh,
>>
>> Have a look to the dgDataControlOfIndex property in the datagrid API:
>> http://lessons.runrev.com/s/lessons/m/datagrid/l/7344-Data-Grid-API
>>
>>
>> Best regards,
>> --
>> -Zryip TheSlug- wish you the best! 8)
>> http://www.aslugontheroad.co.cc
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>
>
> Thanks for the reply Zryip!
>
> I can't get dgDataControlOfIndex to work, anyone know of any code examples?
>
>
> hide btn "blueCircle" of dgDataControlOfIndex[2]
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> and
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> hide btn "blueCircle" of grp dgDataControlOfIndex[2]
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> both result in errors, so I'm going to hack a solution based on the long id of the graphic with cached controls on. Thanks for trying though!


dgDataControlOfIndex is a datagrid property.

Try:
hide btn "blueCircle" of the dgDataControlOfIndex[2] of grp "myDataGrid"


Best regards,
-- 
-Zryip TheSlug- wish you the best! 8)
http://www.aslugontheroad.co.cc



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