Forms provide a graphical user interface for folder/document type information, allowing users to interact with database fields defined at the folder type and document type levels. Forms are used to view and edit the information stored in the folder/document type database fields. The Virtual Ticket desktop client includes a Form Editor tool that allows you to format and design each form according to your needs. This chapter details the process of formatting and designing forms using the Form Editor.
- creating the form and
- designing and formatting the form
The administrative utilities of the Virtual Ticket desktop client application include the Form Editor tool that allows you to format and design each form according to your company's needs. The internal scripting language—MetaScript—provides additional flexibility for customizing and setting up forms.
Customizing the Form Editor Workspace
Form Editor Toolbar and Properties Panel
Opening Forms in the Form Editor
Creating Form Objects
Working with Form Objects - Supported Actions
Setting the Tabbing Order
Utilizing Rulers and Guides
Using a Template Picture as a Background
Using MetaScript to Automate Actions
Working with Forms - Menu Commands
Working with Forms - Keyboard Shortcuts