Field Description (Short) Property

Enter a field’s grid caption in the Description (Short) property text box.

When you create a grid on a form, VPM Enterprise automatically uses a field’s Description (Short) entry for the grid column header caption.

·       Blank Button: Click the Blank button to delete the contents of the Description (Short) text box.

Tip: When a table is added to the Data Builder, each field’s VFP Caption property is inserted into the Data Builder Description (Short), Description (Long) and Tool Tip Expression properties. If the inserted Caption entry is not what you want, the Blank button makes it easy to delete the entry.

·       Long Button: Click the Long button to copy the Description (Short) entry to the Description (Long) text box. The contents of the Description (Long)  text box will be replaced.


Field Description (Long) Property