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how to create dynamic hidden subforms in lifecycle

Anubis_1
Level 1
Level 1

i am having trouble locating a step by step instructions on how to create a dynamic PDF document with hidden subforms that pop out when you select a button. i'm using livecycle version 8.2.1

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try67
Level 4
Level 4

You should ask in the LiveCycle Designer forum.

MTremblay-Savar
Level 3
Level 3

First you create your button and your subform,

In the subform, in the object->subform tab, in the presence option, select hidden.

Select your button, and in the script editor, choose formcalc as the language. Then, you select the event Click.
In the editor, you click as if you want to write in it, then you hold CTRL and click on your subform. This will write the path to this subform in the editor. Then after the path you write :

path.presence = 'visible' (don't write majuscule on visible or it won't work)

This should make your subform appear.

Max