Multiple Form Interaction

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freeman
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Multiple Form Interaction

Post by freeman » Wed Feb 25, 2015 7:21 am

Hello,

i've a project with two forms --> The MainForm and the search dialog form. I open the search form with following code:

Call-SearchForm_psf

http://www.sapien.com/blog/2013/10/01/p ... ing-forms/


Now i can't interact with the main form, until i close the search form. I need to call the form like "$Form.Show()" to allow interaction... How i can do that in a multiple form project? Any solution? :roll:


Thanks a lot

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Multiple Form Interaction

Post by SAPIEN Support Forums » Wed Feb 25, 2015 7:21 am

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davidc
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Re: Multiple Form Interaction

Post by davidc » Wed Feb 25, 2015 9:57 am

The forms are show modally, which means it locks the process until the Window is hidden.

Unfortunately PowerShell doesn't work well with modal-less forms. If can be done, but it can be a hassle to maintain.

In the following topic I mention the changes you need to make to the exported GUI script:

http://www.sapien.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=6593&hilit=show+showdialog&sid=2c4b23a5f4b9da54b986e3c877e02625

But we don't support this the product.

David
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