In addition to the standard WebControls properties inherited from the .net class, Evolutility provides the following properties.
Allow search results to be sorted by columns. Setting it to false removes the up and down arrows for sorting records in the list header.
Determines color to highlight rows when the mouse cursor passes over.
Determines if user can show and hide panels.
Indicates if the data is the metadata (uses SqlConnectionDico for data).
DBAllowCharts (new in 4.0)
Properties used to allow or disallow the Charts feature (and show/hide the "Charts" toolbar button).
Properties used to allow user to delete records (and show/hide the "Delete" button on toolbar).
Enables the export feature (for lists and single records).
Will display the content of the help attribute of each field while in edit mode.
Properties used to allow or disallow database record insertion on the driving table. DBReadOnly need to be False for these properties to take action.
Properties used to allow or disallow database record insertion on the details table.
Displays or not the "Logout" button on the toolbar (for logged-in users).
This property is useful when bypassing Evolutility integrated user authentication.
Specify whether or not "Mass Update" is allowed (applied to search result or selections).
Specify whether or not the "Print" button should be displayed on the toolbar.
Specify whether or not the "Search" and "Advanced Search" buttons should be displayed on the toolbar.
Displays a "Selection" button on the toolbar to provide a list of custom queries. Need queries and query defined in the XML.
Properties used to allow or disallow modification of records on the driving table. DBReadOnly need to be False for these properties to take action.
Properties used to allow or disallow in-place edition of the details table.
Make the page read only. Disables Add, Edit, and Delete on all records (toolbar buttons disappear when DBReadOnly is set to true).
DisplayMode (Read Only)
Indicates the current display mode (View, Edit, List, Search, Advanced Search, or Selections).
Mode in which Evolutility is displayed the first time the page is called. This property can be overridden by using a "MODE" parameter in the calling URL (see navigation for more information).
ItemID (Read Only)
ID of the current record.
Localization of all text displayed in the control and default date format. Supported languages are:
- CA - Catalan
- ZH - Chinese (simplified)
- DA - Danish
- EN - English
- FA - Farsi
- FR - French
- DE - German
- HI - Hindi
- IT - Italian
- JP - Japanese
- PT - Portuguese
- RO - Romanian
- ES - Spanish
- RO - Turkish
Show navigation links (for First, Previous, Next, and Last records) on the bottom of the page when editing or viewing records.
Number of rows displayed at one time in search results. This property is only available if a stored procedure for paging is specified in the XML of the application definition.
Key to allow credential sharing among components.
Manage users in 4 different ways with one of the following built-in security model:
- Single_User (no password)
- Multiple_Users_RLS (each user only sees his own data)
- Multiple_Users_Sharing (each user can view all data but only modify or delete his own records).
- Multiple_Users_Collaboration: every logged-in user can see and edit all records
Notes: Multiple_Users_RLS, Multiple_Users_Sharing, and Multiple_Users_Collaboration
require your object database table to have a column of type integer called "UserID".
More information about it in Security and users access management.
Determines the display of a header title.
Connection string to the database. To avoid entering this property for every web control of your application, it can be set in the Web.config file of the
Connection string to "EvoDico" (Evolutility Dictionary) Database. This property is used to run 2 different databases for the data and the metadata (instead of XML).
It can be set
in the Web.config file.
Introduction text only displayed the first time the form is called.
Position/display of the toolbar. Possible values:
Enables or disables caching of lists of values. Setting it to true will improve performances.
Allows users to post comments on specific records. Possible values:
- Read only
- Logged Users
Notes: Using comments requires your object database table to have a column of type integer called "CommentCount".
More information about it in Collaboration and user comments.
UserID (Read Only)
ID of the current user (0 if the user is not logged in or Evolutility is used in Single User mode).
Sets the virtual path to the pictures used in fields.
Sets the virtual path to the toolbar pictures.
Name of the XML file containing the metadata, it can be specified as an absolute path as "c:/EVOLUTILITY/XML/AddressBook.XML".
Using Evolutility Dictionary, this property can also be given an integer value which is the ID of the form in the table EvoDico_Form.