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Tech Tip: Open a project form using dynamic form
PRODUCT: 4D | VERSION: 17 | PLATFORM: Mac & Win
Published On: August 9, 2018
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Here is a utility method to open a project form through a dynamic form:

// -----------------------------------------------------------------
// Name: OPEN_PROJ_FORM_IN_DYNAMIC_FORM
// Description: Method will create a form with a Subform Object
// and display project specified.
//
// Input Parameters:
// $1 (TEXT) - Project Form name
// ------------------------------------------------------------------
C_TEXT($1;$formName)
C_LONGINT($width;$height)
C_OBJECT($page;$subF;$form)

If (Count parameters=1)
   $formName:=$1
  
  FORM GET PROPERTIES($formName;$width;$height)
  $subF:=New object("type";"subform";"left";0;"top";0;"width";$width \
      ;"height";$height;"detailForm";$formName)
  $page:=New object("objects";new object("subF";$subF))
  $form:=New object("pages";New collection(Null;$page) \
      ;"windowTitle";$formName)
  
   $window:=Open form window($form)
   DIALOG($form)
   CLOSE WINDOW($window)
End if


Here is example of a form in a database called FormSample:




Calling the method as the following:

OPEN_PROJ_FORM_IN_DYNAMIC_FORM ("FormSample")


Dynamic form will be created as the following:




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