Get Multivalue Form A Single Lookup

Using a single DbLookup, retrieve multivalue
ex:Get all customer info in a doc for billing code.
Create a view (Customers)
-first col =Cust_ID Sorted
-second Col=
REM " The order of this list must not be changed!";
REM " However, you may append items to the list, as necessary.";

REM " 1 = ContactName";
REM " Get Address from Mail or Street";
REM " 2 = Address1";
REM " 3 = Address2";
REM " 4 = City";
REM " 5 = State";
REM " 6 = Zip";
REM " 7 = Country";
REM " 8 = ServiceBank";
REM " 9= Prefered language";

@If(ContactName="";"No Contact";ContactName):

@If(MailAddress1 !="";
MailAddress1:MailAddress2: MailCity:MailState:MailZip:MailCountry;


Action or agent

dbCp:=@DbColumn("":"NoCache"; "":""; (Customers); 1);
CompanyList := @If(@IsError(dbCp);"No Customers"; dbCp);

SelectedCompany := @Prompt([OKCANCELLIST]; "Select Customer"; "Please select a
customer from the list below..."; @Subset(CompanyList; 1); CompanyList);

Cancel := @If(SelectedCompany = 0 | SelectedCompany = "No Customers";
@Return(""); "");

CustList:=@DbLookup("Notes":"NoCache"; "":""; (Customers); SelectedCompany; 2);

FIELD Billable1:= SelectedCompany;

FIELD BillContact1:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 1); -1);
FIELD Bill1Address1:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 2); -1);
FIELD Bill1Address2:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 3); -1);
LookupBillState:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 5); -1);
LookupBillZip:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 6); -1);

FIELD BillCityStateZip1:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 4); -1) + @If(LookupBillState =
""; ""; ", " + LookupBillState) + @If(LookupBillZip = ""; ""; " " +
LookupBillZip) ;
FIELD Country:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 7); -1);
FIELD ServiceBank:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 8); -1);
FIELD PrefLanguage:=@Subset(@Subset(value; 9); -1);


This was first published in November 2000

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