How to Create a Search Screen that Can Search Properties of Related Entities (John Chen)

LightSwitch has a powerful search data screen template to allow you quickly create a search screen in your LightSwitch application.  You can watch Beth’s How Do I video to get started: How Do I: Create a Search Screen in a LightSwitch Application? In this blog, I am going to answer one frequently asked question: How… Read more

How to Create a Screen with Multiple Search Parameters in LightSwitch (Beth Massi)

A couple weeks ago I posted about how to create a custom search screen where you could specify exactly what field to search on. I also talked about some of the search options you can set on entities themselves. If you missed it: Creating a Custom Search Screen in Visual Studio LightSwitch. Since then a… Read more

How to Create a Custom Search Screen (Beth Massi)

While I was on my speaking trip in Europe a couple folks asked me how they could create their own search screen instead of using the built-in search functionality that LightSwitch provides. Basically they wanted the search to come up blank until a user entered specific search criteria and they only wanted to search on… Read more