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Make Subforms Objects 
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: Robert Shaver140 31 May 2008
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I want to be able to include the same subform on a form multiple times.
 
For exampe if I were making a billing system it would require several addresses; order address, billing address, shipping address. Then I could build one subform; address. Then I could include it three times, each with a name. Then I could reference the fields on the subform using name-spaces such as order_address.city, shipping_address.zip, etc.



1) Matt White9280 (31 May 2008)
I can see why you want this, but I think the issues around how to handle multiple instances of the same field would require too much of a change to make it worthwhile.
2) Theo Heselmans6409 (31 May 2008)
Same here. I'ld love this too, but how on earth do you think this is feasable.
I do vote in favor !
3) Morten Clausen421 (01 Jun 2008)
If a fieldname could be qualified, e.g. Subform1.Field and Subform2.Field, this might work. But that would break the entire point in data being separate from design so I can't see how this is possible without breaking every design already in play.
4) Charles Robinson5466 (09 Jun 2008)
So you think this is a good idea, want to see it, but still you demote it? Isn't the point of this that we're supposed to tell Lotus what we *want*, not what we think is possible?










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