REQUEST: Need Edit Link in Report

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    Asked on March 30, 2013 at 04:32 PM

    I would to post a report of the entries where I can click on a field and have it basically be an EDIT link for that record in the daabase. Need it to act exacly like the {edit} link does, just pull up the form with that particular record content. Maybe just in include a column in the Visual Report Builder.

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    Answered on March 30, 2013 at 04:48 PM


    Unfortunately, there is no way to add an edit link on the Report. As an alternate, you may instead add the {edit} on the notification email instead. 

    Thank you.

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    Answered on March 30, 2013 at 05:54 PM

    I was just rold by one of your support people to request this feature. I know it cannot be done. That is why I am asking. WHY is this feature not available?

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    Answered on March 30, 2013 at 11:25 PM

    It is currently not implemented maybe because you are able to modify the details using the submission page and it will automatically reflect on the report.

    However, I have forwarded your request to our developers for consideration. We will let you know once an update is made.

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    Answered on March 31, 2013 at 06:16 PM
    Hello. What submission page are you talking about?
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    Answered on March 31, 2013 at 06:38 PM

    Hi Steve,

    Our colleague Nicholas was refering to this Edit button in your form's submissions page.


    With this edit button, you can easily edit the submissions data of your form.

    I think it is similar to what you requested to do on the data on the report.



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    Answered on April 01, 2013 at 09:20 AM

    This looks great. I was just looking for somehing my CLIENTS can use to access their record and modify if needed. Something more client friendly I can embed.

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    Answered on April 01, 2013 at 10:01 AM


    Our dev team is aware of your request for the edit link to be added as an option on the grid reports - Nice Idea! - and as soon as there are any news on the matter, they will update this thread as well as:

    Thanks again for your feedback!