Download Shareware and Freeware Software for Windows, Linux, Macintosh, PDA

line Home  |  About Us  |  Link To Us  |  FAQ  |  Contact

Serving Software Downloads in 976 Categories, Downloaded 31.342.003 Times

Views Dynamic Fields 6.x-1.2

  Date Added: July 16, 2013  |  Visits: 232

Views Dynamic Fields

Report Broken Link
Printer Friendly Version

Product Homepage
Download (18 downloads)

The Views Dynamic Fields module provides a filter for use with Views module. This filter allows the user to pick and choose which fields to display for a rendered instance of a view for that user. This provides a customized view instance for each user.This module provides additional value when used with the Views Excel Export module to generate an xls file from a view. The xls file will only display the fields you have chosen on the rendered view instance in browser.Sample Usage scenarioAssume we have the following requirements:We as an administrator of a large corporation have to create a report 'sales_analysis' for the company executives to access periodically to view how well their products are being adopted in the market. This report will be accessed by various departments - sales, marketing, engineering and others. The report additionally needs to have the ability to be exported as an XLS.We then decide to create this generic report having a lot of fields to satisfy the eyes of all departments. So this view ends up containing too many fields (which for example's sake are limited to):* Product* Technical Specs* Product Engineer* Country* Marketing Campaign* Gross sales(For the XLS export feature, we decide to use the already available views_export_xls module, which allows the view to be downloadable as an XLS file. For this, we need to create a 'feed' using 'XLS Feed' style and attach it to either the default or page display - please see the module for more information on how to configure that).Now when a sales executive looks at this report, he/she is not interested in the Tech Specs and/or the Product Engineer. But at the moment there is no way to dynamically exclude those fields just for that instance of that view for that user. Unfortunately, these unwanted details get carried over into the XLS file he/she generates for the Sales team, which would be used in their weekly board meetings. The Engineering team on the other hand do not care about the Marketing campaign used or even the gross sales, when they look at this view.The only alternative for the poor developer would be to create multiple views with different fields to cater to each departments' requirements - one each for Sales team, Product team, Marketing etc. That would be a waste of effort and provides too much redundancy and changes to the core view query would have to be effected to each of the different views.It would have been so much simpler if we had one generic view and then presented the user with a list of fields of that view along with checkboxes for the user to pick and choose which fields they wanted to see (and also export to the XLS) for that instance.The proposed module 'views_dynamic_fields' creates a filter that allows for dynamic selection of fields. These will also hold true for the XLS download when configured with the views_export_xls module. Hence a user can choose the fields they want to download into their XLS module.Other features of this module include the ability to either 'select' or 'deselect' fields (exclusion mode). If a view has a large number of fields and we need to remove just 1 or 2 from the display, then the selected fields can be chosen to be 'excluded', rather than 'included' by default. Screenshots attached. Unfortunately I do not have a website where I can demonstrate this. I would like to take this forward seeing the community adoption and features requested by others as well.Module dependenciesThis module depends on the Views ( module.Installation1. Place the entirety of this directory in sites/all/modules/views_dynamic_fields2. Navigate to administer >> build >> modules. Enable views_dynamic_fields.UsageSee the README.txt file in the module for instructions.

Requirements: No special requirements
Platforms: PHP
Keyword: Ability Choose Create Departments Display Features Fields Filter Instance Marketing Module Product Report Sales Views
Users rating: 0/10

License: Freeware Size: 10 KB
Modules  -  BuddyPress Groups Extras 1.0
After activating your groups will have ability to create any custom fields they want. Also extra page will appear with chosen content.Features * Choose groups you want to allow custom fields. * Create custom fields using various type (radios,...
153.6 KB  
Modules  -  Ubercart Sub-Product 6.x-1.0-rc1
AboutThis module allows you to create a 'super' or 'parent' product node-type and then display a list of 'child' products in a table with a single add to cart button to add multiple products to the cart in one go.Features * Integrates with...
20.48 KB  
Modules  -  Hidden Widget 6.x-1.0-alpha1
Gives the ability to create CCK fields which have no input fields.This gives developers the ability to use CCK to create fields and make use of of all the back end integration such as views, tokens etc.Supported following field types * Text field...
102.4 KB  
E-Mail Tools  -  Ingo H3 1.1.3
Ingo, the "Email Filter Rules Manager", started as a frontend for the Sieve filter language, and is now a generic and complete filter rule frontend that currently is able to create Sieve, procmail, and IMAP filter rules. The IMAP filter driver...
1.3 MB  
Form Processors  -  Form Dependency Manager 1.1
This is a form dependency script for shuttling the display of fields within a complex form, where the visibility of a form field should depend on the value and/or state of another. It's not meant to replace server side scripting for dictating what...
102.4 KB  
Customer support  -  Crafty Syntax Live Help for Scripts 2.14.5
Crafty Syntax Live Help (CSLH) is an open source live support solution that helps customer support with live help functionality that can be proactively pushed to visitors to your site or requested by the consumer.Crafty Syntax includes a large...
3.13 MB  
Database Tools  -  myDBR for Scripts 1.4
This database reporting tool can automatically create and display reports for both MySQL and MsSQL databases, but can also display them in regular browsers and mobile devices.Here are some key features of "myDBR":dlTE Automated layout creation,...
3.02 MB  
Database Tools  -  Pork.Generator for Scripts 1.0.1
Pork.Generator is a webbased tool to inspect your databases and generate Pork.dbObject based code.The generator analyzes the relations in your database, by trying to match primary keys to fields of other tables. If you have created your table...
2.1 MB  
Modules  -  Hierarchical Select Field Selector 6.x-1.1
Hierarchical Select implementation allowing to choose content types and their fields in a user-friendly way. Reusable form element.This is developer module. Install it only when required by other module.Requirements: Hierarchical Select,...
10 KB  
Modules  -  CCK GMap Address 5.x-1.0-beta11
Create your own address fields via CCK. Addresses are validated via Google Maps and can be displayed in several ways. * Address * Longitude * Latitude * Gmap - Single * GMap - All in One * Route Link - Single * Route Link - Allfeatures *...
10 KB  
Scripts  -  Free Ecommerce website creator 1.2
Free Ecommerce website creator is a free PHP shop creating script. This allows you to put a online shop on your own website. Create your own free ecommerce website for Your Business. Create an online shop using easyGUI online shop creator. The...
1.44 KB  
Scripts  -  MochiGames PHP Script ZDR 1.00
MochiGames PHP Script ZDR is web site, ready for use, for flash games. These flash games are downloaded automatically by "MochiGames PHP Script ZDR" from MochiGames media. The use of the games is free, you can use your own Mochi Publisher ID and...
368.54 KB  
Scripts  -  Php Chat 2.0
Add a free php site, single sign-on and multiple skins, 100% free 1. Server Modes: The chat server has paid mode and free mode. If the free chat mode, a free chat room will be assigned to your website with your domain as the room name. 2....
938.87 KB  
Scripts  -  Nibbleblog 3.0.1
Nibbleblog it's a powerful engine for creation and manipulation of BLOG's completely free. Very simple to install and configure (Only 1 step). The database used is based on XML files and this way it is not necessary to use MySQL or similar DBMS....
371.09 KB  
Scripts  -  PHP File Manager | CloudOsys 2.9b8
CloudOsys is a PHP file manager, a tool that allows your visitors upload files such as media content directly to your website. Your visitors will upload files directly to your website, where they can share and comment on them. Through cloud...
1.41 MB  
Modules  -  TinyMCE Node Picker 6.x-2.1
This module will de discontinued and replaced with Node Picker as soon as a stable release is available.TinyMCE Node Picker provides a button in TinyMCE that displays a list of links to content. Choosing a link inserts it into the editor.The...
20.48 KB  
Modules  -  Fapilicious 5.x-1.x-de
Fapilicious is a collection of FormAPI goodies.I hope to make it a repository of reusable FormAPI trickery and short cuts. Currently it has small collection of powerful FormAPI element validators.Please submit your favorite tricks as patches so we...
10 KB  
Modules  -  Donation Goals 6.x-1.x-de
The Donation Goals module lets you create nodes of the type "Donation Goal." These goals allow you to set an amount of money you'll need for whatever you're saving up for. Visitors of the site can then donate money through PayPal. Once the target...
20.48 KB  
Modules  -  Plica Twitter 1.0.1
Plica TwitterInstallation : * Download, unzip, and install plugin dir in /wp-content/plugins * Activate * All right now
10 KB  
Modules  -  Page Array 5.x-1.x-de
The pagearray module is a small (single function) helper module that can be used whenever there is a need to load the output of any Drupal path in data form. Based on the code in index.php, Page Array bypasses the theme('page') call, instead...
10 KB