Dialogs & Dialog Scripts
Pop-up Prompts on Dialogs
Have a dynamic message appear on your dialog box to guide or warn the user.
How to Display a Message Box with a Dynamic Message.
Master List of REPEAT Variables
Use a multiple choice variable to hold a master list of answers gathered from REPEAT dialogs.
HIDE/SHOW v. GRAY/UNGRAY
Explanation of the differences between HIDE/SHOW and GRAY/UNGRAY.
HIDE/SHOW for Regular HotDocs
A work-around for Regular HotDocs (not Pro) users that provides similar functionality to HIDE/SHOW.
HIDE/GRAY Additional Text
How to HIDE or GRAY the Additional Text in a dialog.
Use Both HIDE and REQUIRE
How to both HIDE and REQUIRE the same variable.
Change the Prompt of a Nested Dialog
How to control how a nested dialog's prompt appears on the parent dialog.
Pop-up Calculator on a Dialog Box
How to create a "calculator" button on a dialog box that pops up a calculator.
"Same As Above" - Carry answers forward
Copies answers from the previous repeated dialog window into the current window.
Record & Paste Data
Allows you to selectively record and paste repeated dialog data.
Creates a warning dialog that will allow the user to either go back and change an answer or to proceed.
GRAY or HIDE a Computation Button
How to GRAY or HIDE a computation button on a dialog box.
Fast-tracking Repeated Dialogs
How to have a repeated dialog jump directly to the end. In other words, how to skip all answered levels of the dialog and go directly to the "add a record" screen.
How to jump directly to a given record in a repeated dialog.
How to implement smart and quick navigation of repeated dialogs.