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Prompt - Halt all Activity like Dialog box

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Is there a way to make a subform have characteristics similar to a dialog box? I made a custom popup messagebox but I have 2 main issues:

1) Everything in the background is still clickable.

2) It doesnt act like a prompt and the next bits of code continue to run.



Thanks,
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pguerett
Level 10
Level 10
No you cannot make it act like a messageBox. Why not use an app.alert or an app.response if you are trying to get input?
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app.alert never worked for me... Only xfa.host.messageBox does..
pguerett
Level 10
Level 10
Probably because you are runnning FormCalc ....app.alert is for javascript
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Hi Paul,



I am only using Javascript. When I run it nothing happens.
pguerett
Level 10
Level 10
if you put an app.alert("test") the word test wil appear in a dialog box ...ar you saying that it does not appear when you run your form?