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E1: FDA: Frequently Asked Questions on Power Forms (Doc ID 1311243.1)

Last updated on APRIL 23, 2021

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.98 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document answers some frequently asked questions on Power Forms.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 1. What is a Power Form?
 2. In What Release are Power Forms Available?
 3. Where can I find Additional Documentation on Power Forms?
 4. What is a Subform?
 5. What Design Time Considerations are Important to Understand about Subforms?
 6. How are Subforms Created?
 7. How is Data Passed Between Subforms?
 8. What System Functions are available for Subforms?
 9. How can I find Examples of Standard Applications Designed with Power Forms and Subforms?
 10. How do I use the "Row is Selected" Event on my Power Form to Display Detailed Data on my Subform?
 11. Why does a Subform with only Form Controls on a Power Browse Form Not Display any Data?
 12. Why is the "End form on add" check box Grayed Out when Adding a Grid to a Power Edit Form?
 13. How does the form property "End form on add" work?
 14. How do I Initialize a Subform?
 15. Why does the "Notify Parent" System Function not pass the SI Variable from my Subform to the Parent Form?
 16. How is Error Processing Handled on a Subform within a Power Form?
 17. Is there a Way to Set an Error when an Edit button is clicked on a Power Edit Form when there is No Grid Row Selected?
 18. How do I Add a Media Object to a Subform on a Power Edit form?
 19. When calling the System Function "Disable Subform", why are the buttons including Select, Add, Delete and Find still enabled?
 20. In a Subform, why does a Reference to Processing Option Variables in Event Rules Result in a Web Exception Error?
 21. On Power Edit or Power Browse Forms, why Processing Options Variables cannot be Seen in the Event Rule Assignment "To Object" Window List?
 22. Why is a Grid with the Option "Automatically Find On Entry" not Populated when the Subform is Displayed?
 23. Why does the Elongation setting not seem to function for Power Form Grids?

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