Lookup Details for REST Service

Specifies the name and type or multiple columns of the lookup procedure for a REST service.

Figure: Lookup Details screen

Lookup Details screen

Video: Show Data from a REST Service on an eForm

Examples

How to Start

  1. On the Application Explorer screen, do one of these:
  2. Do one of these:
    • Add your form control:
      1. On the eForm Builder screen, in the Toolbox, open one of these tabs:
        • Common Controls Common Controls icon
        • Advanced Controls Advanced Controls icon
        • Telerik Controls Telerik Controls icon
      2. On your tab, drag one of these controls onto your form:
        • Auto-Suggest Auto-Suggest icon
        • List Box List Box icon
        • Subform Subform icon
        • Check Box Check Box icon
        • Auto Lookup Auto Lookup icon
        • List View List View icon
        • Pop-Up Select Pop-Up Select icon
        • Drop-Down List Drop-Down List icon
        • Auto-Suggest Auto-Suggest icon
        • Chart Chart icon
        • Data Grid Data Grid icon
        • Drop-Down List Drop-Down List icon
        • Data Grid Data Grid icon
        • Multi-Select List Box Multi-Select List Box icon
    • Change your form control:
      1. On your eForm, click the control, and click Edit Edit icon.
  3. On the Configure tab, click Add Lookup Add Lookup icon.
  4. On the Select Data Source Type screen, select REST Service REST Service icon, and click Next.

Fields

Field Name Definition

Advanced Configuration

Function:
Specifies if you want to do a detailed configuration of the REST service.
Accepted Values:
  • Deselected - Does not do a detailed configuration of the REST service.
  • Selected - Does a detailed configuration of the REST service.
Default Value:
Deselected

Access Token

Function:
Specifies the access token that connects to your data source.
Accepted Values:
A list of access tokens configured for your environment.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No

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Opens this Screen:
Access Token for REST Service
Function of this Screen:
Configure an access token to connect to a REST service.

Lookup Name

Function:
Specifies the name you want to give to your lookup procedure.
Accepted Values:
One line of text that can have spaces.
Default Value:
None
Accepts Process Data Variables:
No
Example:
Refer to:

Lookup Type

Function:
Specifies the type of lookup procedure to do.
Accepted Values:
  • Name/Value - The lookup gets data for specified name/value pairs.
  • Multiple Columns - The lookup gets data for more than one column.
Default Value:
Name/Value
Example:
Refer to:

Next

Opens this Screen: