DataGrid problems

Tom Glod tom at
Tue Dec 26 14:24:58 EST 2017

ah. done this many times

set the text of field "My field" OF ME to ""

that should fix all those strange behaviors .... never forget the "of me"
when working with rows

On Tue, Dec 26, 2017 at 1:58 PM, pink via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> I must confess that I haven't really used the data grid much, so I'm at a
> loss as to how to troubleshoot... And FYI I am using 8.1.8
> I created a datagrid form with 6 fields and a graphic. The dgData is
> generated from a search function in a large database. As an example, one
> search yields 12 results.
> My datagrid displays 12 groups for the results, but only the first one is
> filled in (with the results of the last record). If I get the dgData, it is
> all there.
> I setup a mouseup (see below) in the script to give me the id number
> associated with a group, and they each have their own id number when
> clicked. Note, that the first group which displays the last record gives me
> the id number of the first record.
> It seems as though the first group created by the datagrid gets rewritten
> instead of going down the list...
> What did I do wrong?
> my FillInData command:
> on FillInData pDataArray
>   set the text of field "name" to pDataArray["name"]
>   set the text of field "address" to pDataArray["address"]
>   set the text of field "age" to pDataArray["age"]
>   set the text of field "homephone" to pDataArray["homephone"]
>   set the text of field "cellphone" to pDataArray["cellphone"]
>   set the text of field "elig" to pDataArray["elig"]
>   if pDataArray["elig"] is space then
>     set the backgroundColor of grc "indicator" to green
>   else
>     set the backgroundColor of grc "indicator" to red
>   end if
> end FillInData
> on mouseUp
>   put the dgData of me into tData
>   put  the dgIndex of me into tX
>   put tData[tX]["_id"] into tID
>   answer tID
> end mouseUp
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