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 Properties||Behavior Properties|
|Caption Color||Error Result|
|Caption Font||Hidden Result Columns|
|Caption Horizontal Alignment||Projects|
|Column Width||Tab Index|
|List Item Color|
|List Item Font|
|Name Column Visible|
|State Column Visible|
|Type Column Visible|
|General Properties||Layout Properties|
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 child's release data.
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.
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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