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Advanced preferences

Updated in 2022.1

With advanced preferences, you can adjust the advanced behavior of your Desktop App to suit your needs. For example, you can limit the number of records to retrieve in a grid and configure the startup behavior for the Desktop App so that you can log in to application automatically with the last entered credentials. You can also configure the performance of the selection dialogs and set the rule for the filter conversion.

Options window - Advanced tab

You use the Advanced tab of the Options window to customize the advanced behavior of the Desktop App. To access the Options window, select Tools > Options from the main menu.

Performance section - specifies how to display database records in a grid:

Login dialog section - specifies how to log in to the Desktop App:

Advanced filter options section - specifies whether to convert the Quick filter to the Advanced Filter automatically:

  • Convert Quick Filter to Advanced Filter automatically when saving views - enables the automatic conversion of the Quick filter to the Advanced filter. For details, see Converting Quick filter to advanced filter.

Applying advanced preferences

Click a task to see detailed instructions: