Undocumented IG Features

Undocumented IG Features

I’ve blogged quite a bit on the Interactive Grid and the vast array of features; some features are technically available for use in your applications however they are not documented – more on what this means later. Before I dig in, let’s not forget the Interactive...
Cross Row Interactive Grid Cascading LOVs

Cross Row Interactive Grid Cascading LOVs

One of my main gripes about the Interactive Grid is that it performing cross row validations is quite a painful process. By this I mean, the user can modify various records and add their own; but I want to check if the entries are valid in relation to each other...

Disabling Interactive Grid Columns

I’ve seen various information about how to disable IG columns, either through read-only attributes, using special classes and other nifty tricks. But thinking simply about this … a column should either be conditionally removed at page load or dynamically...
Interactive Grid – First Impressions

Interactive Grid – First Impressions

I recently joined Explorer from 4 years as an APEX 4.2 Developer on a variety of projects. I looked forward to using Interactive Grid (IG) – from APEX 5.1 onwards – and it is good to see APEX progressing and developing new features such as this. It looked...
Interactive Grid Column Read Only Control

Interactive Grid Column Read Only Control

I thought it would be interesting to share my findings on the Read Only setting for Interactive Grid (IG) Columns. The Read Only attribute has been around for many years – so why write a blog about it in 2018? Well, something has changed with the Read Only attribute...