On May 15, 2019, at 11:04 AM, Pat Bensky wrote:
> The issue with the design windows all closing was fixed in one R version
> but it seems to have reappeared. I'm on R5 and it SOMETIMES (randomly) does
> I've submitted a bug report (99591).
I’ve never used this preference. I drop in and
On May 14, 2019, at 5:29 PM, John J Foster wrote:
> 4D v17R4 Windows and Macintosh Stand alone and 4D Server
> I do not have an old 4D Write plugin only the new 4D Write Pro
> App upgraded from 4D 2012 to 4D V17
> I am working on the final v17 conversion piece migrating older 4D Write saved
On May 13, 2019, at 9:00 AM, Armin wrote:
> the ALP v9 pdf manual shows you the different options at page 127
> for column 6 and 7
> AL_SetColumnLongProperty (eList;6;ALP_Column_BackColor;0xFFAAEECC)
> AL_SetColumnLongProperty (eList;7;ALP_Column_BackColor;0xFFAAEECC)
Thanks to everyone that
AreaList Pro question… I have an array based area that has columns for each day
of the week. I want to have the Sunday and Saturday columns show with a light
I can set the background color for rows that have data, but the area is not
always filled with data. So rows with no
On May 11, 2019, at 2:00 PM, JOHN BAUGHMAN wrote:
> Got it working. The fix was to use the Admin account in the Log On tab. That
> also fixed the Xojo WebApp. The fix did take until the server machine was
> restarted. I also opened 4D server and database as Administrator before
On May 10, 2019, at 8:09 AM, JOHN BAUGHMAN wrote:
> Tim, thank you for that most informative post. It really helps. I will be
> switching my client's 4D Server to a service later this evening for the first
> time. After reading your post I feel far more confident going forward.
> The client
On May 9, 2019, at 2:00 PM, JOHN BAUGHMAN wrote:
> I am new to this and am wondering how does one manage a 4D Server running as
> a service. If, for example, the server throws an error there is no way to see
> the error. I guess what I am asking is to confirm that there is no way to see
On May 6, 2019, at 2:00 PM, Doug Cottril wrote:
> Julio & all
> That does indeed, work. However, the SW_Hide parameter does not seem to
> suppress the print
> dialogs. Since I actually need to print multiple documents at once, the user
> does not want to
> press the print button after
On Apr 23, 2019, at 10:24 AM, Ronnie Teo wrote:
> Does anyone know if 4D have published any white papers relating to security
> specifically for 4D versions v15 and v17?
> For example, my client would like to know what is the database encryption
> strength level like for the above mentioned
On Apr 10, 2019, at 1:20 PM, David Rose wrote:
> So in a 64-bit environment, how do you save paper size, orientation etc. with
> a form, so that PAGE SETUP ([MyTable];"MyForm") will load those settings?
You might consider abandoning PAGE SETUP and instead use the SET PRINT OPTION
On Apr 8, 2019, at 11:44 AM, Stephen J. Orth
> What exactly are you seeing on the Clients? Is this when someone is trying
> to connect and they cannot?
> If so, that is not what we are seeing. What we get are the multiple errors
> that started this thread, where already connected
On Apr 8, 2019, at 10:24 AM, Allan Udy wrote:
> I haven't been following this thread closely Steve, but here's something
> else to keep an eye on and consider
> We too are having issues with one of our customers (with Windows merged
> app server), who has been having relatively frequent
On Apr 8, 2019, at 10:24 AM, Chip Scheide wrote:
> not a merged server expert - at all - BUT
> 4D server does (or at least did in earlier versions) reject new client
> connections during a backup.
> it is possible that 4D server is doing a backup, changing the
> setting/disabling connections
On Mar 30, 2019, at 2:00 PM, roofto...@mac.com wrote:
> We are in the midst of analyzing a very old 4D application. We’d like to
> print/plot/PDF a structure diagram, in all it’s glory, to hang on the wall.
> It must represent all structure elements such as Tables, Fields, Relations,
On Mar 25, 2019, at 4:41 PM, Jim Hays wrote:
> I'm having trouble understanding how to control the use of backups and
> journal files.
> Here are some things we do, or want to do:
> - Deployed servers have backups fully configured, with logs, recovery
> settings etc.
> We're doing this, and
On Mar 19, 2019, at 8:50 AM, Julio Carneiro wrote:
> Has anyone here had the need to print a PDF document from 4D, and found a
> I am not talking about generating a PDF from 4D. I have an existing PDF
> document and I need 4D to print it for me! Exactly, user selects a PDF
LinkedIn sent out an email today that Doris Beaulieu has worked for 4D for 31
years, since March 1988. I’ve never known a time when she were not at 4D.
Always there to greet developers and 4D Partners at every 4D Summit too.
Congratulations! I hope they give her a party or something at 4D. She
On Mar 10, 2019, at 9:34 AM, Douglas von Roeder wrote:
> Agree with Kirk — thanks for posting this!
The place that does my ftp hosting is killing it, so I needed to find a new ftp
host. Then I thought… why not use Dropbox? I’ve got a 1TB of space there that
is not being used.
A few weeks ago I posted a message asking if anyone had written code to upload
and download files to Dropbox. Got no responses other than “the API looks like
it is easy to do”.
Today I spent time writing a couple of methods to allow uploading and
downloading files from Dropbox with native 4D
I’m considering switching from using FTP to host update files to using my
Dropbox account. I’m wondering if anyone has written some 4D code that allows
uploading files to Dropbox and downloading files from Dropbox.
I could get by uploading files to Dropbox via the macOS Finder integration
On Feb 22, 2019, at 8:43 AM, Kirk Brooks wrote:
> 2) if you need DIALOG just wrap it in another object. I like to use 'data'.
> So you can do this:
> $obj:=New object("data";$oChildObject)
> It's simple to change the references on the form objects to
On Feb 19, 2019, at 2:00 PM, Ronnie Teo wrote:
> My user’s IT is looking into implementing the following:
> 1. Enforcing NTLMv2 authentication on all servers & PC
> 2. Enabling LDAP and SMB signing on all servers and PCs
> They have asked for the following feedback :
> 1. Does 4D
On Feb 15, 2019, at 2:00 PM, 4d_tech-requ...@lists.4d.com wrote:
> Hi Guys,
> As usual, I've again received a lot of mails, from USA and the rest of the
> World, asking me if it's important to attend the WT2019, so once again, I've
> decided to do a global answer. All of the
On Jan 17, 2019, at 1:57 PM, Alan Tilson wrote:
> I'm not sure what you mean. The window had 2 or 3 boxes per line. The first
> one seems only to allow fields to be entered. The 2nd for non-boolean
> fields is the comparison box, equals, is different from, etc. The 3rd is a
> This is
On Jan 9, 2019, at 11:08 AM, Tom Benedict wrote:
> You have clearly a lot of experience with this, and I have none, so I
> probably shouldn’t have joined the thread. However, I have a long standing
> interest in SSO and Authentication in general.
> What I’ve found, after working many years
On Jan 8, 2019, at 6:38 AM, Robert ListMail wrote:
> Right, I understand the SSO as originally explained—that was very helpful.
> Yet, for testing purposes at my location (without the authentication server)
> or at the client site when you might need to login as a specific user, how
On Jan 8, 2019, at 10:36 AM, Tom Benedict wrote:
> Here’s a link to instructions on how to set up a test Active Directory
> instance which might work for your testing. I haven’t tried it yet.
> https://auth0.com/docs/connector/test-dc It might help.
> As far as switching between 4D
On Jan 6, 2019, at 12:52 AM, Tom Benedict wrote:
> It doesn’t look like your scheme gets access privileges from Windows Active
> Directory, instead you are getting them from your Users table. Is that
No. I am getting access privileges by using the "Current client authentication”
On Jan 5, 2019, at 2:00 PM, Robert wrote:
> Tim, I just toggled on the checkbox on the server that activates this feature
> but I’ve not implemented the code just yet…. So, how do you specify that you
> are logging in with the local 4D password instead of SSO? Modifier keys?
> Hidden Menu?
On Dec 21, 2018, at 2:00 PM, David Ringsmuth wrote:
> 4D Write expressions did not require a value to be returned, so it was
> acceptable to have embedded Query, Create Set, Intersection, Union, Use Set,
> Selection to Array, etc…, commands in the 4D Write document.
> Converted to
Next time you see it, take a full screen picture of your desktop. That might
help identify your “square”
Sent from my iPhone!
On Dec 13, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Carl Aage Wange wrote:
> When I am working on forms or programming, a small solid square often
> appears in a fixed position above the
On Dec 11, 2018, at 4:07 AM, Jörg Knebel wrote:
> BUT I don’t want to export the entire structure just to check how this
> parameter is set for one table.
> The command "EXPORT STRUCTURE” suggests that the information is stored in the
> structure file.
> So, how can the parameter
On Dec 7, 2018, at 3:43 PM, Chip Scheide <4d_o...@pghrepository.org> wrote:
> to me - form scaling means:
> I hit a key (press a button, whatever) and the form enlarges -
> think of Command/Control + on a web page.
> think of the designer form control 50% 100% 200% 400%
> I have implemented
On Dec 7, 2018, at 10:32 AM, Robert ListMail wrote:
> I showed a scaled up version of a few forms, during a migration to v17 and
> later I decided to move everything to automatic stylesheets as recommended by
> Keisuke that this is best practices now. So, Jefferey, are you using
On Dec 4, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Pat Bensky wrote:
> We've been looking into ways to make it easy for our customers to build
> custom websites using data from our 4D app (CatBase). I'm quite interested
> in the Wix solution but haven't had time to properly look into it. Anybody
> tried this?
On Nov 28, 2018, at 1:27 PM, Christian Sakowski wrote:
> Oh… didn’t noticed this. Thanks for the hint.
> But anyways… i think he has the answer(s).
This thread is as bad as the 4D Forums thread. Nobody will give this guy a
direct answer, so he can move on and get some real work done.
On Nov 28, 2018, at 3:01 AM, Keisuke Miyakowrote:
> the web site you mentioned uses this file
> but the real challenge is to cajole HTML code that is not strictly XML
Good idea. I had not thought to try and do a "DOM Parse XML variable" on the
I have a very simple web page that contains a single table that I’d like to
convert to JSON.
I can grab the web page with the HTTP Get command. So that’s easy.
I found a website that will let me past that web page text and it will created
exactly the JSON that I need —
On Nov 26, 2018, at 3:06 AM, Allan Udy wrote:
> Has anyone else seen 4D Server spontaneously 'dropping' 4D Client
> connections, and automatically setting the 'Reject New Connections'
> option in the server Administration window?
> We've seen this with both v16 and v17. Usually when the DBA
On Nov 22, 2018, at 8:09 AM, Chip Scheide <4d_o...@pghrepository.org> wrote:
> listbox columns etc are saved -- does this include list boxes that are
> dynamically built?
> i.e. are simply empty place holders in the designer environment?
I do not know. I’ve always built list boxes
On Nov 21, 2018, at 7:48 PM, John DeSoi wrote:
> I'm happy there is a simpler work-around than finding some obscure file to
> delete. But it would be better if 4D just fixed the issue. If you use
> multiple monitors and change configurations this is an ongoing issue. Other
> Mac applications
On Nov 21, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Garri Ogata wrote:
> Thanks for all the tips. I ended up using the shift key when opening the
> explorer window. That was a nice quick fix.
> And I've added the tech tip to my code base and ran it also.
> Thanks again for the help.
On Nov 21, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Keisuke Miyako wrote:
> or, just close the Explorer and bring it back while holding down the shift
> Open form window (...;*) window bounds are reset with the shift key.
Thanks so much for telling everyone about this keyboard fix. And I’m sure it’s
You worry too much. Orphaned methods are nothing to lose sleep over. It’s just
a 4D bug in how it handles deleting methods connected to objects. It does a
less than perfect job of handling this. Sometimes it does it right, sometimes
it screws up. Been this way for years in untold
On Nov 9, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Donna GALLIS wrote:
> Tim will share a developer tool that allows creating the JSON object that
> describes a 4D form.
> With this tool you easily create or edit a form. The interface also includes
> a “preview” option
> so that you can see what the form would look
On Nov 9, 2018, at 9:47 AM, Chip Scheide wrote:
> Other then having added tables and/or fields, rolling back the
> structure to a previous one (say yesterday) is simple and is not a
> significant issue.
> If you have added fields and/or tables then there can be issues,
> however, I am not
On Nov 9, 2018, at 9:47 AM, Sandor Szatmari wrote:
> I’m glad to learn that. However, the way our backups are configured I only
> see 4BL (the log) and and 4BK (the data) files. Looks like I need to learn
> more about the backup configuration process. What is the recommended way to
On Nov 9, 2018, at 7:34 AM, Robert ListMail wrote:
> I’ve inherited many 4D databases over the years and some have a custom
> password system and some use the built in 4D system or a hybrid approach. I
> know that 4D also allows authentication via Active Directory (single sign on)
> but I’ve
On Nov 8, 2018, at 1:31 PM, Charles Miller wrote:
> Does anyone know when I assign a version to a build of server, where that
> data is stored and where that might be so I can manually modify that number
> to do some testing
If you are talking about the “Product Version” that is displayed in
On Nov 7, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Robert ListMail wrote:
> I’ve been working with button images which the picture library... While doing
> this I noticed one nice feature of the picture library. When dragging button
> graphics from the picture library to a form (assuming that the picture
On Nov 7, 2018, at 2:00 PM, 4d_tech-requ...@lists.4d.com wrote:
> While upgrading a v11 structure to v17R3 (Windows), I’ve noticed that the
> form (“PCDisplay”) loaded via Modify Selection cannot be dismissed when the
> application is compiled. Can you spot the problem?
On Nov 5, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Peter Jakobsson wrote:
> Many thanks for the useful replies.
> I’ve contacted the IT contractor to try to negotiate a new backup strategy.
> Hopefully it will be less of a sweat than the China trade talks :-)
If you just enable 4D Backup you should be
On Oct 23, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Tom Benedict wrote:
> Dani Beaubien writes:
>> I use the external git client for diffs against historical commits and I use
>> Code Analysis component for diffs between what is in the 4D structure
>> compares against the last export to the external folder.
On Oct 16, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Robert wrote:
> I recently started to use built client/server more often since I inherited a
> client that was already doing that. I was told by another developer that when
> doing a structure change that I can simply swap the .4DC file and I’m done.
> 4D TS
On Oct 13, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Andrea Angeli wrote:
> I found a problem receiving a json array in a field of type date with no
> time, but also with time no 00:00:00.000Z.
> So I wanted to share this problem in order to understand what I should aspect
> from 4D.
> I know that this is a big
On Oct 11, 2018, at 9:37 AM, Peter Jakobsson wrote:
> I think I might happily pay the price of recreating the variable table for
> every process (since I never noticed any adverse effect of that) and use
> naming conventions to avoid conflicts to get those features ! ;)
> The original
On Oct 10, 2018, at 1:48 PM, Chuck Miller wrote:
> Has anyone implemented this feature and tested to make sure it works as
I’ve got it implemented on one v17 application. Easy to setup. Just launch 4D
Server as Administrator and 4D creates a Windows Service called “VSS
On Oct 8, 2018, at 11:28 AM, 4d_tech-requ...@lists.4d.com wrote:
> Unexpected discovery - the picture library is still a useful thing!
This is so true. I’m still a big user and believer in the Picture Library.
There are two big benefits for me:
1. If you are updating your 4D application often
On Oct 2, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Chip Scheide wrote:
> given this table configuration
> Animal <-- Animal_Sample_Link ---> Samples
> if there is at least 1 [Sample_Animal_Link] record shouldn't the
> following code load the animal record(s)?
On Sep 24, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Rudy Mortier wrote:
> I can’t figure out how to do this …
> Using a dynamic form, I am trying to build a generic list of records to
> display to the user and to allow him to select 1 record.
> I used the example from the tech note on how to create a dynamic
On Sep 12, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Kirk Brooks wrote:
> Win10 has a native PDF print engine like MacOS does. You can use it.
> I don't think PDFCreator 1.7 whatever will even run on Win10 (but you
> probably found that out).
PDF Creator 1.7 works just fine on Windows 10. No problems. And it has many
On Sep 12, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Koen Van Hooreweghe wrote:
> Sure it works. We use it with 4D v16 on Windows.
> It is mentioned in the language reference:
> But I think the example has a mistake.
On Sep 11, 2018, at 10:03 AM, Vincent de Lachaux wrote:
> in works, coming in a next R release (probably R4)
I’m glad to see that Vincent is working on this project. He has a long history
of making the 4D projects he works on much better and more useful.
I believe he is the engineer that
On Sep 11, 2018, at 2:29 AM, Randy Engle wrote:
> Started my app, held down alt key.
> Dialog: Open Data File
> Click OK
> "Immediately" held down Shift-ALT-Right Mouse
> Selected "Application Process" to trace
> Hit trace in first line of code on ON STARTUP Method.This is the first 3
On Sep 11, 2018, at 2:29 AM, Rudy Mortier wrote:
> Thanks a lot for the feedback.
> I did go back and edit the templates and fields, so that might be the problem.
> About the selection of data that is downloaded: wouldn’t it be possible to
> control that in the ‘On mobile authentication
On Sep 10, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Rudy Mortier wrote:
> Has anyone tried 4D for iOS?
> How are the results?
> I have tried with a simple database and tried to publish 3 tables. The form
> templates seem to not always display the correct data.
> In the test environment, It doesn’t download
On Sep 10, 2018, at 1:02 PM, Chris Belanger wrote:
> I am a little confused about what constitutes use of 4D View Pro and, hence,
> requires a license.
> There are a number of features of listBoxes that are described as being
> features of 4D View Pro.
On Sep 1, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Dave Nasralla wrote:
> One of our systems is crashing about every 3 days and I can't seem to
> isolate the cause. Lately these are crashes with a Mac crash report
> appearing on the screen.
> Some system details are:
> - 4D Built Server app with v17.0 HF1 (64 bit
On Aug 30, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Luc Devar wrote:
> I certainly hope we can open/save .docx document with 4D Write Pro in a near
> future as this is mandatory for me also. I have an application install on
> several sites that write contracts from clauses stored in a 4D DB and I need
> to use 4D
On Aug 29, 2018, at 3:12 PM, Chuck Miller wrote:
> I also have one client that is a huge 4d write user. We also need to have
> ability to convert to Microsoft word. Additionally, there are some things we
> do not seem to be able to do in write pro so for now, we will be maintain 4d
On Aug 29, 2018, at 2:00 PM,Richard Wright wrote:
> Is there a cross reference of language commands between 4D Write and 4D Write
> Pro or do we have to all figure it out for ourselves?
> I’m mystified as to why wrappers for the old commands could not have been
> created so as to make the
On Aug 29, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Richard Wright wrote:
> You’re kidding, right? 4D Write Pro can’t read and write Word documents?
Nope, it is true. For this version. I have 2 clients that are big 4D Write
users (one with a 90 user license) and use 4D Write to create Word documents.
On Aug 27, 2018, at 2:00 PM, John DeSoi wrote:
> I don't know. In some simple tests without any contention from multiple
> processes, both reading and writing took 0 ms.
> I did not know Storage was slow until this thread came up. I did not see that
> in the documentation, maybe only
On Aug 26, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Keisuke Miyako wrote:
> I totally agree with Christian, in fact,
> the point (slow, should be avoided if possible) was right there in the Summit
> on the point of "slow"
> of course it is a relative thing and perhaps not a big deal depending on the
Humm... interesting comment. Why do you say Storage is slower and can produce
deadlocks? Tell us why you believe this.
Was my example an example of “not well programmed”? Be honest. Give me real,
solid, constructive criticism. This is a forum for exchanging ideas and
learning. I’ve been
On Aug 25, 2018, at 4:33 PM, Christian Sakowski
> i mainly use Storage as „constants“. I store global attributes and user
> specific options and access rights. Those are in fact mostly read only.
And that is a great use of “Storage”. I’ll be doing the same thing in new
On Aug 25, 2018, at 2:25 PM, Christian Sakowski
> This is not necessary. For just reading you don’t need to use „use“.
> For generating sequence numbers, you have to use „auto increment“. Nothing
> For invoice numbers, you now can save the number to the database within
On Aug 25, 2018, at 10:33 AM, Pat Bensky wrote:
> Thanks John.
> But how would that work in a multi-user setting? Whatever method is used
> for assigning the new numbers, it must run on the server, otherwise we're
> back to the problem of using semaphores, checking record locking, etc.
> Also I
On Aug 23, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Chip Scheide wrote:
> not - not a merged app.
> I was not saying you are wrong, just that there may be other
> ways/issues in stopping password saving.
I know, sorry if I sounded rough. I’ve had a few message with Tim Penner at 4D
On Aug 23, 2018, at 8:50 AM, Chip Scheide wrote:
> there is another issue here.
> if using a 4Dlink file (and maybe if not)
> the password is/can be saved in the link file.
> I have code in my startup routine that handles this issue too.
> this code locates the link file, and then removes the
Here is some code I wrote today due to a request by a client to stop allowing
users to remember their password when using the built in 4D user login window.
This is that “Remember password” checkbox that you can’t make go away. The
workaround is to just delete the file that stores the user name
On Aug 22, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Jim Hassler wrote:
> We had a need to send texts to company employees so we have the luxury of
> knowing the cell phone provider. So, we use something like this…
> Case of
>: ([User]Company Cell Phone Provider="AT")
I have a client that has asked me to add the option to send text messages to
cell phones from 4D. I know this is possible via some websites or web services
for a fee. Has anyone done this and can recommend a web service that you were
able to use from 4D to do this?
On Aug 16, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Cannon Smith wrote:
> Thank, Tim. This is a great tip! In fact, it would make a good Tech Tip.
For what it’s worth — if is even necessary — I authorize 4D, Inc. to use this
idea to create a Tech Tip.
On macOS I do something different to get the same effect from
On Aug 16, 2018, at 9:01 AM, Tom Benedict wrote:
> Thanks for the report Tim. I'm very impressed that anyone is doing
> development on 4D Server over the internet.
This has only become possible in the last maybe 5 years due to the increases in
internet speeds, and the changes 4D has made to
> On Aug 16, 2018, at 9:01 AM, Allan Udy wrote:
> After recently upgrading one of our vertical market apps to v16R6 (from
> v14), we're getting reports from several user sites that the (relatively
> simple) PDF reports that they've been emailing to their clients are now
> failing on a more
Today I wanted to add 4D v17.0 and v17.0 HF1 to my Windows 10 taskbar.
Sometimes I will have several versions of a 4D version in use and I like to
have the 4D version number appear when I hover the mouse over the taskbar icon.
That way I know which version I’m launching.
So how do you do
I’m working on a project where we upgraded from 4D v16 R3 to v17.0 HF1 today.
Development on this project uses 4D Server Team Developer over a WAN for most
of the developers — I’m one of them. I’m using an iMac Pro and my internet
connection is pretty good — cable modem with 150Mbps down and
On Aug 13, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Jeffrey Kain wrote:
> This fails every time:
> $selManuAbbv:=ds.ManufacturerAbbv.query("Manufacturer =
> It's due to the single-quote in the string. Is this a bug in 4D?
Got an email about v17.0 HF1 being released. This fixed bug caught my eye:
ACI0098368 A delayed processes do not wake up if paused and then resumed:
it stays in pause mode.
Could this be a fix for the Stored Procedure problem many have reported here
where they get paralyzed and refuse to
On Aug 4, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Bob Miller wrote:
> I've recently completed a conversion from 4D v15 -> v16r6 on Windows, for
> a built-server application. This also changed the client from a 32 bit
> client to a 64 bit client and we went to the "new" network layer.
> Since then, we've had many
On Aug 2, 2018, at 9:12 AM, Chip Scheide wrote:
> with the auto many to one
> I would *expect* the selection in the one table to be changed, after
> running a query on the many table. I would also expect that the one
> table record would be the one (in the one to many) of the first record
On Aug 2, 2018, at 9:12 AM, Richard Wright wrote:
> I just ran into a problem where running a Query By Formula bug in
> Client/Server that has apparently been around for a long time:
> Two related tables and automatic many-to-one is turned on
> 1. Select a record in the
On Aug 1, 2018, at 9:49 AM, Jeremy French wrote:
> Try creating 2-tables with a one-to-many relation. Say "Owner" (one table)
> and "Item" (many table.)
> In the Relation Inspector, name the relations:
> Many to one as "theOwner"
> One to many as "theItems"
> Don't forget to restart 4D
On Aug 1, 2018, at 9:49 AM, Noah wrote:
> Is is really 'that bad' to run in interpreted mode?
No. The real question to answer “is the application working and are the users
happy?” If the answer is “yes” then who cares if it is compiled or not?
Same goes for typing variable with “All variables
On Jul 30, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Chip Scheide wrote:
> I do not see a command that allows this action (directly)
> am I missing something, or do I need to write something?
No 4D native command. You need Rob’s “API Pack” it has command to go "API
Record to BLOB" and “API BLOB to Record"
On Jul 29, 2018, at 5:46 PM, John Baughman wrote:
> In planning for upgrading a client fo v16 I noted that the datafile needed to
> be compacted so included a compact in my upgrade plan.
> A few days before I was to do the upgrade my client replace the server’s hard
> drive with an SSD. Ok,
On Jul 29, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Rudy Mortier wrote:
> I am a bit confused… isn’t ORDA supposed to be faster than traditional
> I did a test with a table containing 120,000 records. The query is on 4
> indexed fields and returns 54,000 records.
> Doing the query with ORDA takes 175
On Jul 26, 2018, at 8:15 PM, Robert ListMail wrote:
> Apparently, the client did some testing in that regard, everything seemed to
> work except the printing from 4D failed. I’ll just keep them going on the old
> hardware until I’m ready to make the change to the new v17 version.
This is a
On Jul 25, 2018, at 2:00 PM, Benedict, Tom wrote:
>> besides, Quick Report, as the name suggests, is for quick and simple tasks.
>> to be honest, I don't think it was designed to handle files larger than 4GB.
> In that case I guess I'll have to write some code.
Don’t forget about EXPORT
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