dynamic search

Hi

I need to implement a dynamic search on a table. I need a kind of search that you write in an Edit and the results are filtered below while typing (ie. in a dbgrid). Like in the  Windows help.
I tried filtering an IBTable but it's very slow.
Can you suggest me a more efficent way to do this?

thanks.
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odissey1Commented:
Hi ahll,

In you exmple (withIBTable), replace it with TkbmMemTable (free).
http://www.components4programmers.com/products/kbmmemtable/
It all same as TTable but works much faster. Since you already implemented filter with IBTable this should take no time.

regards,
odissey1

ahllAuthor Commented:
thanks, I solved it allready.
The problem was that I made Filtered property to false to change the filter and then I opened again.
Now, I just change the filter and it takes no time.

thanks all anyway

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Mohammed NasmanSoftware DeveloperCommented:
Hello

  Try using IBQuery with Sql statments, use TQuery is more effeicent than the TTable specially when you useing Client/Server Databases

for example your code will be like this

 OnEditChange event
IBQuery1.Close;
IBQuery1.Sql.Text := 'Select * from Mytable where Name like ''' + Edit1.text + '%''';
IBQuery1.Open;

I wrote the code from my head so may it's require some modifiying because I don't use IBX components and Interbase :-)

Regards,
Mohammed
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ahllAuthor Commented:
Now that I solved my problem by myself, can I recover my points again?

How?

thanks in advance
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