Skip to Content

Value Suggest or Prompt in Adobe Forms

Hi All,

Does Adobe Interactive forms in ABAP Support Value help / Prompt similar to WebDynpro ABAP Value suggest?

Something similar to following link?

Suggested Values for Input Fields - Developing Web Dynpro ABAP Applications - SAP Library

If yes , please suggest how can this be implemented?

Regards,

Ashish Shah

Add a comment
10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

Related questions

3 Answers

  • Posted on Oct 05, 2015 at 09:13 PM

    I tried this in the past....even by including my own AJAX library in the scripting resources. I could never get it to work. I think it is just a limitation of it (likely for security reasons and such for the Reader). You might be able to do some kind of "lowbrow" solution using strictly the scripting within your form (ie. no callbacks to outside sources) but then you might also hit some performance and usability limitations there too (such as screen flicker on calling "on key press" every time the user started to type something in). You could possibly dynamically load a hidden dropdown list (as mentioned above) and then use that for the "suggestions" in your input box as the user typed in....but again, possibly not too user friendly/pretty. 😔

    Add a comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

  • Posted on Sep 18, 2014 at 07:59 PM

    Hi Ashish,

    how many values do you want to put here. I mean, a dropdownbox with a open value field is exact doing that, but it is limited. So please share some more details on what you are on to.

    ~Florian

    Add a comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

  • author's profile photo Former Member
    Former Member
    Posted on Oct 05, 2015 at 08:41 PM

    Hello Ashish,

    I have a similar scenario to develop. did you find any answer for this??? Please share how did you complete this. if not i would confirm this is a limitation in adobe forms and go for other options like "Florian" mentioned.

    Thanks and Regards

    Thrinath

    Add a comment
    10|10000 characters needed characters exceeded

Before answering

You should only submit an answer when you are proposing a solution to the poster's problem. If you want the poster to clarify the question or provide more information, please leave a comment instead, requesting additional details. When answering, please include specifics, such as step-by-step instructions, context for the solution, and links to useful resources. Also, please make sure that you answer complies with our Rules of Engagement.
You must be Logged in to submit an answer.

Up to 10 attachments (including images) can be used with a maximum of 1.0 MB each and 10.5 MB total.