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Question 36 :

What is new_form built-in?

Answer :

When one form invokes another form by executing new_form oracle form exits the first form and releases its memory before loading the new form calling new form completely replace the first with the second. If there are changes pending in the first form, the operator will be prompted to save them before the new form is loaded.


Question 37 :

What is the "LOV of Validation" Property of an item? What is the use of it?

Answer :

When LOV for Validation is set to True, Oracle Forms compares the current value of the text item to the values in the first column displayed in the LOV. Whenever the validation event occurs. If the value in the text item matches one of the values in the first column of the LOV, validation succeeds, the LOV is not displayed, and processing continues normally. If the value in the text item does not match one of the values in the first column of the LOV, Oracle Forms displays the LOV and uses the text item value as the search criteria to automatically reduce the list.


Question 38 :

What is the diff. when Flex mode is mode on and when it is off?

Answer :

When flex mode is on, reports automatically resizes the parent when the child is resized.


Question 39 :

What is the diff. when confine mode is on and when it is off?

Answer :

When confine mode is on, an object cannot be moved outside its parent in the layout.


Question 40 :

What are visual attributes?

Answer :

Visual attributes are the font, color, pattern proprieties that you set for form and menu objects that appear in your application interface.