Multiple selection - Saving options

Here you will set how the value of the multiple selection is to be saved.

No binding

With this option, the multiple selection will not be connected with a data field. The selected values are not saved.

List in a text field

With this option, the values will be entered to a "text" data field.

Create new data field

Opens a dialog where a new text data field can be created.

Data group

The values of a multiple selection will be stored as individual data records in a subordinate data group.

"Data group" drop-down list

If subordinate data groups are available, these can be selected and used here.

Create new child data group

Creates a new child data group with the relevant system data fields and an ID field for the ID of the saved value. The values in the primary key and foreign key created automatically when data records are created in the browser. The value of the primary key corresponds to the ID of a child data record; the value of the foreign key to the ID of the parent data record. The saved value is determined on the "Data source" tab.

Group filter for saved data records

Opens a dialog where you can define filters that will come into play when using more than one multiple selection edit elements on one edit page. For example, say you use two multiple selection edit elements on one edit page. With the first multiple selection, you will select employees of the call center; with the other multiple selection, employees of the service department, in order to call together a team to take care of a common task.

"Data source" column

For an existing child data group, the data field names will be shown here. For a newly created child data group, the entry "Automatic determination" will be shown.

"Value" column

Displays the value type stored in the corresponding field.

"Data field" column

Displays the data field name.

4. Column - Status

The configuration of the value to be stored is valid.

The configuration of the value to be stored is permitted.

The assignment does not meet the standard. However, there may be constellations in which the assignment is nevertheless useful. Functionality at runtime (in the browser) is not guaranteed.

A confirmation dialog is displayed when the dialog is closed with "OK". The configuration can be applied despite warnings.

The configuration of the value to be stored is invalid.

The assignment will not work at runtime.

As long as an invalid configuration is specified, the dialog cannot be closed with "OK".

Add new value to be stored

Opens a dialog where a data field, from which the stored value comes, can be assigned to a data field from the child data group integrated here.

Remove value to be stored

Deletes the stored value from the list.

Edit value to be stored

Opens a dialog where the stored value can be edited.