DriveWorks Pro 15: Child Specification List [send feedback...]

Child Specification List

The Child Specification List displays a list from which other projects can be specified and grouped together into one top level project.

The projects that can be specified from the child specification list and the information to be passed to and from the projects are administered from the Projects property.

When the form control is applied the name entered will display as the caption for the form control. This can be changed by selecting the Caption property.

Appearance PropertiesBehavior Properties
Background ColorBehavior
CaptionEnabled
Caption ColorError Result
Caption FontHidden Result Columns
Caption Horizontal AlignmentProjects
Column WidthTab Index
Header ColorVisible
Header Font
List Item Color
List Item Font
Name Colum Visible
State Colum Visible
Type Column Visible
General PropertiesLayout Properties
(Name)Height
(Tag)Left
Tooltip DurationTop
Tooltip TextWidth
When a child specification releases models which are referenced in its parent ensure Overwrite released model data is unchecked; as the parent will overwrite the childs release data.

See Also

Projects

Rollup Data Table

DriveWorks Tech Tips Portal

Closed Child Specification

A way of completing a Child Specification, pulling data inputted in the Parent Specification, without needing to open the Child.

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Custom Child Spec List

How to create your own Child Specification List control which can be tailored to suit your forms, using a Data Table and Macro Buttons to reskin it.

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DriveWorks Tech Tips Portal is available to DriveWorks Pro customers with an active subscription and support contract.

Tech Tips provide cut down projects that highlight specific functionality for faster and more effective learning.

To access the portal:

  1. Go to https://hub.driveworks.co.uk/tech-tips/
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  3. Click the Visit Tech Tips Portal button for access

The portal provides a search facility, start typing the name of the Tech Tip (as indicated above) to display the Tip you require.

A user form control that allows projects to be specified as children of a parent project. Common information can be passed down from the main project into the child projects. And variable information can be passed up from the child project into the main project.

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