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the_criteria_menu [2016/10/21 11:58]
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 ==== Criteria Type ==== ==== Criteria Type ====
 Indicates the behaviour of the criteria item. The criteria types of Text Field, Database Lookup, Date, Date Range and Custom List are described above. Indicates the behaviour of the criteria item. The criteria types of Text Field, Database Lookup, Date, Date Range and Custom List are described above.
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 +==== Criteria Help ====
 +Enter some help text which tells the user what the criteria is used for. When you set some help text here, then when entering criteria the user will see a popup help icon next to the criteria title which when hoverd over will show this text
  
 ==== Criteria Display ==== ==== Criteria Display ====
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 ==== Expand Display ==== ==== Expand Display ====
 Indicates how the criteria item is presented to the user in Expand mode when selecting criteria on the right hand side of the report criteria entry screen. This values identifies whether the criteria should be selected via list box, check box etc. The valid value of No Entry,Text Field,Drop Down List,​Multiple Selection Listbox,​Checkbox,​Radio Button and Date Fields are described [[the_criteria_menu#​criteria_types|above]]. Indicates how the criteria item is presented to the user in Expand mode when selecting criteria on the right hand side of the report criteria entry screen. This values identifies whether the criteria should be selected via list box, check box etc. The valid value of No Entry,Text Field,Drop Down List,​Multiple Selection Listbox,​Checkbox,​Radio Button and Date Fields are described [[the_criteria_menu#​criteria_types|above]].
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 +==== Criteria Required ====
 +If set to **yes** then a report will not run if this criteria is not set and will throw up a popup message indicating so.
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 +==== Hide Criteria ====
 +If set to **yes** then the criteria item will not appear on the report criteria entry page. This is useful if you dont want the user to see the item but provide a value for this when embedding in a web page (using the initial_execution_parameters parameter ) or calling from a url link ( by providing it in a MANUAL_criteria=?​ url parameter)
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 ==== Return Column ==== ==== Return Column ====
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