Subject Re: [IBO] Setting some fields to readonly
Author Jason Wharton
There is a way at runtime you can adjust this. There is a property of the
TIB_Column you can set.

I think it is ControlsReadOnly.

Jason Wharton
CPS - Mesa AZ

----- Original Message -----
From: "Paul Hope" <paulhope@...>
Newsgroups: egroups.ibobjects
To: <>
Sent: Friday, October 19, 2001 8:12 AM
Subject: [IBO] Setting some fields to readonly

> Hi
> I have an IB_Query Version 3.6Dj and want to optionally set nearly all the
> fields to read only in code. I start by setting them all to read only as
> follows
> for i:=0 to ib_qCusData.FieldCount-1 do
> ib_qcusdata.FieldsReadOnly.Add(ib_qCusData.fields[i].FieldName+'=True');
> then I delete some lines from the FieldsReadOnly stringlist. Problem is
> the query is prepared each time a line in fieldsReadOnly is set ie once
> each field :-(
> Is there a better way (I can't do Fields[i].ReadOnly:=True because
> is readonly) or how can I stop it repreparing for each field?
> Regards
> Paul