1 Reply Latest reply on Aug 5, 2017 5:39 PM by SkipperID

    Popover on same record (List View)




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      I am using a List View Layout to show me a list of records.


      I'm trying to create a popover to conserve layout space but still add more details to fields in the SAME record.

      These fields are on the same table, but I do not want these additional fields to be on the main Layout.


      Since I have to select the record to access the PopOver, I keep running into the error:

      "This record cannot be modified in this window because it is already being modified in a different window."


      Do I need to somehow lock the record? (But I still want to work in the same record!)

      I've tried a second table occurrence and a _SELF join, but the record is still open and active.


      A specific case might be: 

      A PERSON table with a 3 Column Phone List Layout (FirstName, Lastname, Phone Number)

      I'd like to have a PopOver on FirstName, that opens and allows me to see/edit all the address fields, which are in the same table.

      I do not want the address information on the main Layout, only in the PopOver.


      Am I going about this wrong? Any thoughts would be appreciated.