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Action Form is a module developed by DNNSharp.com for the DNN Content Management System and Development Platform. The developers at LetItShine.biz have used the Action Form module for countless projects and solutions for a number of years. The following is an modest collection of notes that we have started to record about techniques to take advantage of the strengths of this module. We record this here not to become a secondary help system for Action Form users or DNNSharp. But if you can find something here that helps you, that makes us happy too.

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Collapse DNN empty panes in Edit Mode

Mark Buelsing 0 65 Article rating: No rating

When a DNN page is in edit mode, the empty window panes are unnecessarily tall and force you to scroll to see your content. You can collapse the empty panes with a little CSS.

One way is to add the following to the portal.css page

 

.dnnModuleManager.dnnSortable {
    min-height: 22px!important;
}

 

Another way is to edit the css file that has the class that is making them too tall.

httpdocs\DesktopModules\Admin\Dnn.EditBar\Resources\ContentEditorManager\Styles

Line 9  min-height: 135px !important;

Change it to 22 px

min-height: 22px !important;

And save

Pop Up a Page, or a Page with a Form on it

Mark Buelsing 0 168 Article rating: No rating

If you want to pop up a page on top of the current one, add the following to the end of the querystring to remove the page skin and containers.

?dnnprintmode=true&SkinSrc=%5bG%5dSkins%2f_default%2fNo+Skin&
ContainerSrc=%5bG%5dContainers%2f_default%2fNo+Container

 

If this is a form, add the following to have the form close when it is submitted.

&afcallparentonsubmit=angridEditDone

See if a Particular Option has been Checked

Test to see if one of the checkbox options has been checked.

Mark Buelsing 0 150 Article rating: No rating

Say you have a checkbox field, and you want to know if a particular option has been checked. Here is the JS to do it.

Example:

Fieldname: ManagerList

Manager to test for: 33

Items currently checked: 33, 34

 

Syntax:   '[ManagerList]'.indexOf("33") != -1

This means, starting at position 0 in the string of chosen options, the position of the first occurance of "33" is not -1

 

Otherwise you could easily get

- [ManagerList] returns 33,34
- [ManagerList:JsonArray] returns ["33","34"]

Remove Formatting on Action Grid

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Getting rid of the default formatting in Action Grid in Listing Mode

add the following classes and tweak

<style type="text/css">
.MasterClass  div.panel-heading{padding: 0px !important; border: 0px  !important;  background: white !important;}
div.panel-footer.angrid-item-buttons.ng-scope{padding:0px !important; background-color:transparent !Important;border: 0px;}
div{box-shadow: 0 0px 0px rgb(0 0 0 / 5%) !important; border: 0px !important}
</style>

 

Getting rid of the formatting on the grid in grid mode add the following

<style type="text/css">
.bstrap30 .table-striped>tbody>tr:nth-of-type(odd) {background-color: #ffffff;}

.bstrap30 .table>tbody>tr>td{ border-top: 0px solid #fff;}
.toggle {margin: 0px 0 0px; }

.bstrap30 .row {‚Äč margin-right: -84px;margin-left: -22px;}

</style>

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