Parameter - Web Action Builder
The Parameter-Web Action Builder dialog 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 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.
The following are details about options in the dialog:
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 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.
Adds a line to specify a parameter.
Removes the selected parameter.
Moves the selected parameter up a step.
Moves the selected parameter down a step.
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.
Does not retain any changes and closes the dialog.
Displays the help document about this feature.