SalesLogix 8 – Dialog Action on Form Load
Posted By: Alex.Cottner on June 25th, 2013 in Dojo, Javascript, Saleslogix
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I ran into an issue last week where I needed to load a dialog window in a quickform load action in SalesLogix 8.0 web. In 7.5.4 this wasn’t an issue and it worked fine using the normal method or a C# code snippet. However in 8.0 the dialog windows were never showing up, probably because it was trying to load them before dojo was finished initializing. Solving this was pretty simple but may not be straight forward for anybody who isn’t familiar with Dojo, so I thought it would be nice to post an example.
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Adding Keyboard Input to Dojo Select Controls (dijit.form.select)
Posted By: Alex.Cottner on November 15th, 2012 in Dojo, General, Javascript
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I ran into a situation yesterday where I needed to extend the functionality of the dijit.form.select control so it could have proper keyboard input. Power users want to be able to tab through their forms and use the keyboard to get work done quickly. The stock select control from dojo only allows for use with a mouse and some pretty basic keyboard input. To change this, I just needed to override a couple methods on my controls and setup a new property.

Here is an example creating a new select control.
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