Writing to sort by column, as well as several columns, asking them to order. Be able to save the order of columns for a particular View. Import and export orders of columns.
Starting point: idea Make Views in XPages sortable after FTSearch.
I want to be able to specify alternate text based on code for an icon displayed in a view column. Similar to the alt attribute of <img>. I'm imagining something like the way the foreground/background color is specified such as:
Having the ability to alter the foreground/background color of columns using the checkbox is nice but it is limiting. I'd like to have a "font" column type (maybe tied to Advanced Format properties tab?) in which I could write a formula to alter font attributes such as bold, italics, strikethrough, etc. ...
Just as you can do in Excel, double click the column edge to adjust its length to fit the content.
I've searched and found no similar ideas. Sorry if it has existed.
The Notes client allows to resize and move columns around by manipulating the column header.