Subject Re: Grid search
From Ken Mayer <>
Date Thu, 24 Sep 2020 10:14:45 -0700
Newsgroups dbase.getting-started

On 9/24/2020 9:05 AM, Robbie Nott wrote:
> Hi dBase
> Am wanting to do a search ( like the SeekerSQL ) but from a Grid.
> User wants to set focus on the grid and then type in a few characters to
> do a progressive search.
> Thinking about the on_Key() but need to store the previous characters
> so that the progressive search works properly.
> Also thinking about some kind of time factor where the process would
> "forget" what was typed in after a few seconds...
> Any assistance greatly appreciated ( including maybe an RTFM )

There's a reason people use seeker or seekersql for this. What you're
looking at is rather complicated, to put it mildly. You would be better
off just sticking with those.


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