Record Manipulation
Stable Version 1.3.0 (O10)
Also available for 9.1
Published on 06 October 2016 by 
Created on 22 February 2016
Record Manipulation Extension. Get and Set the Value of a Path in any Record - can be a complex record with different structures and entities. Also get and set values of child RecordLists.
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Record Manipulation Extension
Get and Set the Value of a Path in any Record - can be a complex record with different structures and entities - in a programmatically way, instead of having it hard-coded with long list of assigns or big switch selections.
Also get and set values of child RecordLists.
  • Access the Record Values by its Path, that can be defined in run-time:
    • "Name"
    • "Child.Name"
    • "ChildList.Current.Name"
    • "ChildList[1].Name"
  • Set Values of  Records in a RecordList by its Path and Position
  • Set Values of the Current Record in a RecordList by its Path

Download an example of its use here:

Heavily based on the excellent SortRecordList extension.

Notice: This component takes advantage of private and undocumented Platform APIs, which can change without notice. As a result, this component may unexpectedly break as the Platform is upgraded. We advise proper testing to ensure that your applications continue to work as expected when upgrading/patching the Platform.

What’s new (1.3.0)

Support for Platform 10

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This component is not supported by OutSystems. You may use the discussion forums to leave suggestions or obtain best-effort support from the community, including from Carlos Alfaro who created this component.
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