Working With Files in the Ninox API: Part 3

Working With Files in the Ninox API: Part 3 By Adam Davidson, Director of Product Development This time around we will be downloading a file to the user’s device from javascript inside a Ninox formula field.  Please see Part 2 of this series for background, as this article builds on the code there.   We will […]

Bindings

Bindings By David Gyenes, Director of IT What are bindings and how do we use them? Bindings are where the data is being stored whether it is permanent or temporary. We can bind data to the Server, Global Variable in Browser or to the Record in Browser. Server: If we bind something to the server […]

Dynamic Choice Field

Dynamic Choice Field David Gyenes, Director of IT One of my favorite topics is Dynamic choice fields. These are really great features to display value based on different conditions. How do we do that? Let’s dig in… So normally we use the choice field to display records from another table. So we create a Dynamic Choice […]

Working With Files in the Ninox API: Part 2

Working With Files in the Ninox API: Part 2 By Adam Davidson, Director of Product Development This week we will look at how we can read out files from the file API and display their file names in a formula field in Ninox. It is possible to get the list of files for a record […]

Working With Files in the Ninox API

Working With Files in the Ninox API By Adam Davidson, Director of Product Development This Article will be part of a series of articles which will explain how to use the Ninox API to work with files that are attached to records in Ninox. There may come a situation where you need to deal with […]

Creating a Live Currency Converter in Ninox

Creating a Live Currency Converter in Ninox By Adam Davidson, Director of Product Development There are many instances where currencies need to be converted with the most recent and accurate conversion rates. It is time consuming to look up conversion rates manually, so in this article an automatic currency converter will be created in Ninox. […]

Sharing Feels Good!

Sharing Feels Good! By David Gyenes, Director of IT Ninox introduced a few new code functions. They are not new features, but the features can be executed by code now. This makes everything more useable. These new functions are about sharing. Yes, they care about us, so they give us the ability to share. So […]

Why You Should Use Global Functions

Why You Should Use Global Functions By Michael Sidenstick, Programmer/Developer An underutilized but very important functionality built into Ninox is the ability to define functions that will work anywhere in a database. If your database has multiple fields with similar or the exact same chunks of code present, global functions give you the ability to […]

Undo Button in Ninox

Undo Button in Ninox By Adam Davidson, Director of Product Management Sometimes it is useful to be able to undo an action in a database, which is not always possible to do in Ninox. Here is a way to put a functioning undo button into a Ninox table to be able to revert to the […]

Advanced API Security

Advanced API Security By David Gyenes, Director of IT Ninox is working on an advanced API security feature which is fantastic news for the Ninox Community! Controlling the “who” and the “what” is something we all desire. We will be able to create and order API keys to specific “Roles”. What does this mean exactly? […]