Parameter - Web Action Builder Dialog Box
The Parameter-Web Action Builder dialog box helps you to build a Parameter web action on an object so as to run a specified report with the parameters defined in the dialog box when the event bound with the action is triggered at runtime. It appears when you select *Parameter and select OK in the Web Action List dialog box.
The following are details about options in the dialog box:
Submit Action to Handler
Specifies the handler to handle the action.
- Default Handler in Current Server
If selected, the action will be submitted to the current server to be handled.
- Customized Path
If selected, the action will be submitted to a customized path to be handled. For example,
Get Input From
Specifies where to get the object. You can select Form if you add some objects to a form. Otherwise, only the item Other in Report you can choose.
Apply Action To
- Report/Library Component
Specifies the report/library component which will be run with the parameters specified in the dialog box after the event bound with the action is triggered.
Searches for the desired report/library component. You can also type the path and file name of the report/library component in the text box manually.
- Web Control
Specifies the web control from which the report/library component name is retrieved.
- Target Frame
Specifies the window or frame in which the report/library component will be opened.
Allows you to type in the window or frame directly.
- blank - Loads the report/library component into a new blank window. This window is not named.
- self - Loads the report/library component into the window in which the link is selected (the active window).
- parent - Loads the report/library component into the immediate parent window of the active window. If there is no parent window, the active window is used.
- top - Loads the report/library component into the topmost window.
- Refresh Current Report/Library Component
If the option is selected, after the event bound with the action is triggered, the current report/library component will be re-run with the parameters specified in the dialog box.
Select to add a line to specify parameter value.
Select to delete the specified parameter line.
Move Up button
Select to move the specified parameter line higher in the list.
Move Down button
Select to move the specified parameter line lower in the list.
Lists all the available parameters or web controls that can be selected to use as a parameter in the specified report/library component the action is applied to.
Shows the operator to compose the expression. It can only be =.
Specifies the value for the parameter.
Accepts the changes and closes the dialog box.
Does not retain any changes and closes the dialog box.
Displays the help document about this feature.