Subject Re: [IBO] Troubles wit Tib_LookupCombo in grid
Author Jason Wharton
It isn't possible to enter free text. How else would it know if it isn't in
the list but to search on it.
Perhaps I'm missing something.

Jason Wharton
CPS - Mesa AZ

----- Original Message -----
From: "Riho-Rene Ellermaa" <r.ellermaa@...>
To: "IBObject (E-mail)" <>
Sent: Thursday, May 16, 2002 5:28 AM
Subject: [IBO] Troubles wit Tib_LookupCombo in grid

> IBO 4.2Hc and BCB5
> Does anyone use Tib_LookupCombo in grid?
> If yes, do you allow users to enter values also by keyboard?
> I tried that but failed.
> When I set Tib_LookupCombo.SearchKeyByKey=true, then it sort of works, but
not practically.
> When user starts pressing keys, then searching starts and finally he can
either select nearest value or enter it completely. Lets assume he entered
> When user now moves to the next row and starts to enter new value, then
after pressing '7', he gets '730007', i.e. the old entered value is still
> When I turn SearchKeyByKey off, then I can't enter anything into this
column using keyboard.
> Riho-Rene Ellermaa
> senior programmer
> Hansabank