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 From: Pete Sass
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 Marathon, Ontario
 Canada
 Pete Sass
 To: Koen Piller
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 Santpoort-Zuid
 Netherlands
 Koen Piller
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Subject: RE: Position Record Changer
Thread ID: 416445 Message ID: 416464 # Views: 42 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 SP2 Category: Grids
Date: Monday, December 29, 2014 11:19:50 PM         
   


> > Hi Foxitians,
> >
> > I put this is the Grid category, but this may not require a Grid to
> > make display order changes.
> >
> > I do not know what it requires - lol
> >
> > Let me explain this for you all. I have a couple of small tables
> > that hold employee names and payment types in a POS system. The
> > users have requested a real easy way to change the order of the way
> > the information is displayed in a Grid, "that's why I put this in the
> > Grid category."
> >
> > The total records will not exceed much more that 20 and in most cases
> > only 8-10 records.
> >
> > So what I an envisioning is something like the way VFP allows us to
> > change the field order in the table designer . . .
> >
> >
> > So once you click on the record you can bump it up or down in the order via a drag and
> > drop or clicking the up and down arrow would work equally as well. I think I like the
> > up / down arrow approach better than drag and drop.
> > Then once set this is the new default display order and this is saved until changed again.
> >
> > A good example of where I may wish to use something like described above is
> > here in the payment type process shown below.
> >
> >
> > CASH payment is set as the first selection, but the clients want to say no - no I want
> > DEBIT payment on this till as the first option, but on the front quick takeout for coffee and
> > small items, I want CASH as the first option, etc.
> >
> > So I want something that maybe could be done right in the Grid or could due to the small
> > number of records be done in a cursor or array and popup another form with a Grid to set
> > the order and then close down the form and refresh the main selection Grid and with the
> > refresh the new default order is now set here and remains so until changed again.
> >
> > ANYONE EVERY SEEN ANYTHING LIKE THIS DONE??
> >
> > Pete "the IceMan", from the Great White North of Canada.
> > www.marathongriffincomputers.com
>
>
>
> Pete,
>
> do I understand correctly you would like to have a grid which allows end-users to change the sequence of records by drag-and-drop? I would use a listbox, this has drag and drop. Do you need an example?
>
> Regards,
>
> Koen


Hi Koen,

I will look at the listbox . . drag and drop not a problem.
Client was asking for up/dn arrows and I am just trying to get
my mind around the best way to implement this.

Pete "the IceMan", from the Great White North of Canada.
www.marathongriffincomputers.com

ENTIRE THREAD

Position Record Changer Posted by Pete Sass @ 12/29/2014 7:56:26 PM
RE: Position Record Changer Posted by Koen Piller @ 12/29/2014 9:07:16 PM
RE: Position Record Changer Posted by Pete Sass @ 12/29/2014 11:19:50 PM
RE: Position Record Changer Posted by Koen Piller @ 12/30/2014 8:03:48 AM
RE: Position Record Changer Posted by Pete Sass @ 12/30/2014 1:50:39 PM
RE: Position Record Changer Posted by Ali Koumaiha @ 12/29/2014 9:37:47 PM
RE: Position Record Changer Posted by Chuanbing Chen @ 12/30/2014 12:55:38 AM
RE: Position Record Changer Posted by Jun Tangunan @ 12/30/2014 2:27:11 AM