Focal Point Banner


As of December 1, 2020, Focal Point is retired and repurposed as a reference repository. We value the wealth of knowledge that's been shared here over the years. You'll continue to have access to this treasure trove of knowledge, for search purposes only.

Join the TIBCO Community
TIBCO Community is a collaborative space for users to share knowledge and support one another in making the best use of TIBCO products and services. There are several TIBCO WebFOCUS resources in the community.

  • From the Home page, select Predict: WebFOCUS to view articles, questions, and trending articles.
  • Select Products from the top navigation bar, scroll, and then select the TIBCO WebFOCUS product page to view product overview, articles, and discussions.
  • Request access to the private WebFOCUS User Group (login required) to network with fellow members.

Former myibi community members should have received an email on 8/3/22 to activate their user accounts to join the community. Check your Spam folder for the email. Please get in touch with us at community@tibco.com for further assistance. Reference the community FAQ to learn more about the community.


Focal Point    Focal Point Forums  Hop To Forum Categories  WebFOCUS/FOCUS Forum on Focal Point     [CLOSED] Please help with Search Box Setting

Read-Only Read-Only Topic
Go
Search
Notify
Tools
[CLOSED] Please help with Search Box Setting
 Login/Join
 
Master
posted
I have a list box with 200 entries.
I added a Search Box.
1) It says 1 thru 50 of 200 in the Search box. How do I scroll to see ALL my values if chose not to use the search box? On the first 50 are there? I see no Next Page button!

2) What if the user does not care there are 1 thru 50 of 200 entries...ie can the search box open empty and listing all 200 entries which can be scrolled thru?

The only Search/Paging control setting set to YES is Keep Selection

This message has been edited. Last edited by: FP Mod Chuck,


WebFOCUS 8206.08
Windows, All Outputs
 
Posts: 603 | Registered: June 28, 2013Report This Post
Master
posted Hide Post
Oh dear....they also do not like that it does not start searching as you type....you must hit the magnifying glass.....I heard the dreaded, 'Tableau does not make you do all this'

So how do I rectify this to make it 'modern' as they say...


WebFOCUS 8206.08
Windows, All Outputs
 
Posts: 603 | Registered: June 28, 2013Report This Post
Virtuoso
posted Hide Post
Robert

If you select the search object and go to properties there is a setting for Instant Search that by default is No. Change it to yes and you will get the behavior you want.


Thank you for using Focal Point!

Chuck Wolff - Focal Point Moderator
WebFOCUS 7x and 8x, Windows, Linux All output Formats
 
Posts: 2128 | Location: Customer Support | Registered: April 12, 2005Report This Post
Master
posted Hide Post
Nope...no change. All are set to NO:
Match Prefix=No
Match Case=No
Match Whole Word only=No
Instant Search = YES
Keep Selected Values (tried Yes and No)
Show Settings=No


WebFOCUS 8206.08
Windows, All Outputs
 
Posts: 603 | Registered: June 28, 2013Report This Post
Virtuoso
posted Hide Post
The only difference I see is my match prefix is set to yes. I am on 8.2.06 gen 15 and it works fine.


Thank you for using Focal Point!

Chuck Wolff - Focal Point Moderator
WebFOCUS 7x and 8x, Windows, Linux All output Formats
 
Posts: 2128 | Location: Customer Support | Registered: April 12, 2005Report This Post
Master
posted Hide Post
no luck here..I opened a case.


WebFOCUS 8206.08
Windows, All Outputs
 
Posts: 603 | Registered: June 28, 2013Report This Post
Master
posted Hide Post
We selected Create Search instead Create Search/Paging...now we have the options to resolve this issue.


WebFOCUS 8206.08
Windows, All Outputs
 
Posts: 603 | Registered: June 28, 2013Report This Post
  Powered by Social Strata  

Read-Only Read-Only Topic

Focal Point    Focal Point Forums  Hop To Forum Categories  WebFOCUS/FOCUS Forum on Focal Point     [CLOSED] Please help with Search Box Setting

Copyright © 1996-2020 Information Builders