Check all rows in grid

asked 2014-03-06 11:26:29 +0800

venicum gravatar image venicum
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updated 2014-03-06 18:35:43 +0800

I should use checkbox to check and uncheck all rows in grid.

I tried use this example:


It doesn't work for me with because of type cast errors. Method "grid.getRows().getChildren()" got more rows, than exist in table. But this example works on the site.

I tried another method when I go for each rows and each columns, select components, which have class - "Checkbox", and change theigh "checked" attribute. It works for me.

But in the both cases I got the same bug.

  • The first time when I click on "checkall" checkbox - all checkboxes in rows were checked as expected.
  • The second time when I click on "checkall" checkbox - all checkboxes in rows were unchecked as expected.
  • But the third time and other times when I click on "checkall" checkbox nothing happen. Only "checkall" checkbox switch between check/uncheck states, but others are not.

Could you help me to understand the reason?

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With the grid case I found that If I wait sometimes then click on the "checkall" checkbox again it works as expected! But only two times with the same scenario which described in question.

venicum ( 2014-03-07 12:11:36 +0800 )edit

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answered 2014-03-07 14:38:39 +0800

MVarun gravatar image MVarun flag of India
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Hi venicum,

To use the checkmark properities in a better way use <listbox> instead of grid.

Hope this demo.. as well as docs.. will help you.


M Varun.

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answered 2014-03-07 02:33:10 +0800

cor3000 gravatar image cor3000
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ZK Team

Have you considered using Listbox, which features the checkboxes/checkall out of the box. as in this example on zk fiddle.

also check http://books.zkoss.org/wiki/ZKComponentReference/Data/Listbox#TheCheckmarkProperty

You can then access the selection either by the ListModel attached to the listbox, or Listbox.getSelectedItems()



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Hello, cor3000. Can you help with code?

venicum ( 2014-03-07 06:38:21 +0800 )edit

the example link contains code

cor3000 ( 2014-03-07 06:54:28 +0800 )edit

Sorry, it's a draft version of comment. I talk about the code below.

venicum ( 2014-03-07 07:18:30 +0800 )edit

answered 2014-03-07 07:17:27 +0800

venicum gravatar image venicum
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I use this code for listbox in ZK 7.0.0 and the listbox doesn't have a "checkall" button and also it doesn't have multiselect like in this example http://www.zkoss.org/zkdemo/listbox/multiple_selection

<listbox id="dgProcesses" 
                                            multiple="true" checkmark="true"
                                            mold="paging" pageSize="20" >
                                                <listheader label="№" width="50px" align="center" />
                                                    label="Тип документа" sort="auto" width="100%" />
                                                <listheader label="НПФ"
                                                    sort="auto" align="center" width="150px" />
                                                    label="Статус" sort="auto" width="100px" align="center" />
                                                    label="Время изменения" sort="auto" align="center"
                                                    width="130px" />
                                            <template name="model">
                                                <listitem height="50px">
                                                        label="${forEachStatus.index + 1}" />
                                                        label="${each.type}" />
                                                        label="${each.npf}" />
                                                        label="${each.status}" />
                                                        label="${each.updateTime}" />
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It looks like this demo http://www.zkoss.org/zkdemo/listbox/multiple_selection (listbox Zk demo) with checkmark=true, multiple=false. And in this demo I haven't see any "checkall" button.

venicum ( 2014-03-07 07:20:02 +0800 )edit

if you read the documentation link i provided above (http://books.zkoss.org/wiki/ZKComponentReference/Data/Listbox#TheCheckmarkProperty) you'll see that the check all is only available if ROD is disabled, as in my fiddle example (http://zkfiddle.org/sample/21nf924/1-listbox-select-all)

cor3000 ( 2014-03-07 07:34:06 +0800 )edit

Thank you for example. Yes, I copied your source and it doesn't work for me. This code is result of my tests where I already deleted "custom-attributes" tag. I also tried set this property in zk.zul ineffectively.

venicum ( 2014-03-07 09:10:30 +0800 )edit

Furhermore, I just copy-paste example from http://www.zkoss.org/zkdemo/listbox/multiple_selection and it's work correctly (without ROD).

venicum ( 2014-03-07 09:11:07 +0800 )edit

does the example work for you on ZK fiddle?

cor3000 ( 2014-03-07 10:13:19 +0800 )edit
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