WebApp Custom Controls – reCaptcha

The reCaptcha control enables a DataFlex webapp developer to add Googles reCaptcha functionality to a DataFlex webapp in a few easy steps We implemented both the V2 version with the visible ‘I am not a robot’ check box as well as the new V3 version that is...

WebApp Custom Controls – GroupLine

The group line control is a simple control for visual grouping of data elements Similar to a group with label the group line is a simple line with a text label Here is the code for part of the sample screen // Object oFontGroup is a cszWebGroupLine Set psLabel to...

DataFlex Package Manager

Working in pretty much any language nowadays you have a package manager and a repository with lots of useful packages. Well, except for DataFlex of course. As an exercise and to fill that gap I decided to build an infrastructure and tools to mimic other Package...

WebApp Custom controls – Web Template View

The template view is another control we used to have in desktop applications. What it allows us to do is to create different visual designs for the same display and change the visual display of the data without having to change or recompile the application Also the...

WebApp Custom Controls – Template List

The template list class is also a class we created for Visual DataFlex a long time ago. Essentially it is a list class that allows us to define templates for the rows that can be changed dynamically without the need to recompile. Also the class supports multiple...

WebApp Custom Controls – Pager

This control has its origin in the need for a pager in our grid and list classes but of course it can also be used as a standalone control. It is created as a standalone Javascript control with a Javascript wrapper for DataFlex WebApp so it can be used with DataFlex...

WebApp Custom Controls – Social Media Bar

The Social Media Bar control is a simple toolbar type control that allows the developer to easily add a configurable social media bar with server callbacks Here is a screenshot of what the social media bar looks like in an application and the code to add the looks as...

WebApp Custom Controls – DayPlanner

The Dayplanner control is a control that we have built years ago in C++ for Visual DataFlex applications. It enables the application to show multiple resources and their schedule entries The control consists of a tree/grid on the left that contains resources in a tree...

StarZen TileView Control for DataFlex WebApp

The TileView control was created to replace the default Dashboard view provided by DAW in their WebApplications. The Dashboard view is rather limited in functionality which prompted the creation of this class Some of the features we had been looking for are Dynamic...

DataFlex WebApp – A simple control

The easiest way to create custom controls for DataFlex WebApp is to use the cWebHtmlBox class The cWebHtmlBox class is a simple control that allows the developer to send custom HTML code to the client Lets see how this works // Object oMyCustomHtml is a cWebHtmlBox...