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Posted on 2003-11-12
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How do you pass a record in a table (ADO) at runtime to form caption?
Example:
I have in my table only one record:Name (say name is senad)
So in runtime I have my form displaying caption "senad"
How is the best way to do it?
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caption := dataset.FieldByName('YourFieldNameHere').AsString;

use this in the afterpost and afterscroll event

meikl ;-)
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by:kretzschmar
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btw.
hi senad,
long time not seen here.
how are you?

meikl ;-)
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by:senad
ID: 9732995
Hi Michael,
I try and stay away from this bluish nightmare as much as possible.
Five minutes looking into this "new look" is similar to snow blindness,ha,ha,ha...
Horrible !
And to think they have actually paid this **** !
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by:senad
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Forgot to ask you...what do you think of this "new look" ?
Honest answer please :-))))
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by:kretzschmar
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firsttime i was very annoyed about the new look,
but as longer you use it ...

the oldlook was better and is already available:

http://oldlook.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Programming_Languages/Delphi

>I try and stay away from this bluish nightmare as much as possible.
what for a nightmare?

meikl ;-)

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