Parent form

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Parent form

Postby Hans Nieuwenhuis » Wed Mar 14, 2012 12:36 pm

Hi,

If on form A that is displayed in a tab of form B, can I get the name of form B in a method ?

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Hans Nieuwenhuis
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Java version 1.7.0.x
Database Oracle 11g
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Re: Parent form

Postby ROCLASI » Wed Mar 14, 2012 12:44 pm

Hi Hans,

You can call controller.getFormContext() on form A. This will return a dataset with the structure all the way to the main controller (top form).

Hope this helps.
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Re: Parent form

Postby Hans Nieuwenhuis » Wed Mar 14, 2012 2:18 pm

Thanks !!

That's what I was looking for.
Hans Nieuwenhuis
Betagraphics
http://www.deltics.nl
http://www.betagraphics.nl

Servoy Version 7.3.1
Java version 1.7.0.x
Database Oracle 11g
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