4D v14 - FILTER & FORMATS is not working properly.Guy Algot (6/5/14 11:34PM)
Guy Algot (6/5/14 11:34 PM)
Example -Phone Number
I posted a bug report as well. Filters and formatters were horribly
broken in v13. All my phone and postal code formatters stopped working
and its been a slow road back ever since.
Nice catch on the field length. Not sure I would have thought to do
On Jun 3, 2014, at 10:43 PM, Chris Belanger wrote:
color><param>00000,0000,DDEE/param>II reported the bug and 4D inc.
acknowledge it?=80¶but I see it is not fixed in v14r2. for some
maybe it was a tougher fix than I thought it would have been?=80¶.
I had to enlarge my phone# fields to be the size of the mask (format)
instead of the size of the data (10 characters).
On Feb 7, 2014, at 10:45 AM, Keith Culotta <kec@... wrote:
/color><color><param>8826F,0000,8219/param>WWe see this in one of our
entry windows (Mac 10.8 or .9, 4D v13.x). ¬=A0It usually shows up
tabbing out of the phone field. ¬=A0Once it does appear, using the
standard navigation buttons in the input form causes each visited
record to display the phone incorrectly. ¬=A0Close the window and
it, and the phone appears fine.
Here is a place to report a bug http://forums.4d.fr/Bugs/EN/
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On Feb 6, 2014, at 6:31 PM, Chris Belanger <macprogrammer@...
/color><color><param>FFC79,0365,0771/param>PPerhaps others have
noticed, but the filter / format mechanism is screwing up on phone
numbers and the toolbox for filters is screwed up too.
I have been using (for many years) the simple display format: ¬=A0¬=A0
###-#### ¬=A0to display phone numbers, which I have stored as alpha.
Now, for a phone number ¬=A01234567890 ¬=A0the display is showing
It displays exactly 10 characters (maybe because the source is
10-characters long?) and then nothing.
The entry filter I've used for phone#'s is ¬=A0&9(###) ###-####. This,
too, is now screwed up. It only lets me input 6 digits.
Worse yet, it doesn't let me tab away after only getting to put in 6
characters. It just keeps beeping.
Also, in the toolbox -> Filters, the example display formats mechanism
is screwed up.
If one chooses the "Telephone Display Format Examples" and
double-clicks one, it actually loads up a time format ¬=A0(!0&9## Hrs
Mins ## Secs)
also, the telephone display format examples are only 9 chars, not 10.
Has anybody else encountered this? Has it been reported to 4D? How
does one report these bugs?
Guy Algot, Solutions Specialist
hardware, installation, training, support, programming, internet
specializing in 4th Dimension
"Microsoft is a cross between the Borg and the Ferengi. Unfortunately,
they use Borg to do their marketing and Ferengi to do their
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