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E1: GRID: FORMEXTNS: Understanding Form Extension Available Starting with Tools Release (Doc ID 2384606.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2020

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 9.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document provides details on Form Extension functionality available starting with tools release 


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In this Document
 What is Form Extension?
 Where can you use Form Extension?
 Type of Changes you can perform in Form Extension
 Associate Orchestration (TR
 Form Extension in Personal Form
 Known Issues 
 Issue 1: In Tools Release 9.2.2.x starting with Form Extension created in specific version is not available in other versions
 Issue 2: The P4310|W4310A (Order Detail) form is getting "EXTENDED FIELD WARNING" with Form Extension
 Issue 3: The value entered in the Form Extension field is not saved in P4310|W4310B (Order Header) form when the form is in Update Mode
 Issue 4: Form Extension not working when there is Application Security set on version
 Issue 5: Extended Field Warning with form extension in P4210|W4210A in Add Mode
 Frequently Asked Questions
 Question 1: How does the filter criteria on the newly added business view columns work?
 Question 2: How does the system apply a JDE Form Extension on the base object?
 Question 3: What are the security aspects of the business view column controls added through form extension?
 Question 4: What happens to the tab index of the newly added business view column control on the form?
 Question 5: What are the default attributes of the newly added business view column controls?
 Question 6: What happens when I delete a Form Extension? Does it impact the other UDOs that have been created with the extended fields and the personalization that has been done on the extended fields?
 Question 7: Can I edit the same <APP_FORM> in a different session before I save the Form Extension in the first session?
 Question 8: Can another user edit the same <APP_FORM> while I am still editing that form?
 Question 9: What happens when I add a <DD_INFO> that has next numbering as a Form Extension control (for example: AN8-Address Number)?
 Question 10: What happens when I add grid columns to a Parent/Child form?
 Question 11: What happens with a field that it is hidden/not visible from FDA?
 Question 12: Why when adding a new field in form extensions the AIS Id is not numeric like the other AIS ids?
 Question 13: Is it possible to edit the text description of the fields on a form using Form Extension?

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