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/MacCocoa/Addressbook/Easy search
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Required plugins for this example: MBS MacBase Plugin, MBS MacCocoa Plugin, MBS Main Plugin
You find this example project in your Plugins Download as a Xojo project file within the examples folder: /MacCocoa/Addressbook/Easy search
This example is the version from Tue, 30th Jul 2012.
Project "Easy search.rbp"
Class Window1 Inherits Window
Control StaticText1 Inherits Label
ControlInstance StaticText1 Inherits Label
End Control
Control email Inherits TextField
ControlInstance email Inherits TextField
End Control
Control StaticText2 Inherits Label
ControlInstance StaticText2 Inherits Label
End Control
Control SearchButton Inherits PushButton
ControlInstance SearchButton Inherits PushButton
EventHandler Sub Action() if CheckBox1.Value then search2 else search1 end if End EventHandler
End Control
Control List Inherits ListBox
ControlInstance List Inherits ListBox
End Control
Control CheckBox1 Inherits CheckBox
ControlInstance CheckBox1 Inherits CheckBox
End Control
EventHandler Sub Open() a=new abAddressbookMBS End EventHandler
Sub search1() // search records matching search element dim p as new ABPersonMBS list.deleteallrows if email.text<>"" then dim s as ABSearchElementMBS = ABAddressBookMBS.searchElementForPersonProperty(a.kABemailProperty,"","",email.text,a.kabcontainsSubStringCaseInsensitive) if s<>nil then dim ra() as ABRecordMBS = a.recordsMatchingSearchElement(s) for each r as ABRecordMBS in ra if r isa ABPersonMBS then p=ABPersonMBS(r) dim firstname as string = p.valueForProperty(a.kabfirstNameProperty) dim lastname as string = p.valueForProperty(a.kablastNameProperty) list.addrow firstname+" "+lastname dim m as ABMultivalueMBS = p.valueForProperty(a.kABEmailProperty) if m<>nil then dim id as string = m.PrimaryIdentifier if id<>"" then list.cell(list.lastIndex,1)=m.valueAtIndex(m.IndexForIdentifier(id)) end if end if end if next else beep end if else beep end if End Sub
Sub search2() // get all people and check each if it matches dim s as ABSearchElementMBS dim p as new ABPersonMBS // this time we let the Addressbook search for a matching email address list.deleteallrows if email.text<>"" then s = ABAddressBookMBS.searchElementForPersonProperty(a.kabemailproperty,"","",email.text,a.kabcontainsSubStringCaseInsensitive) if s<>nil then dim pa() as ABPersonMBS = a.people for each p in pa if s.matchesRecord(p) then dim firstname as string = p.valueForProperty(a.kabfirstNameProperty) dim lastname as string = p.valueForProperty(a.kablastNameProperty) list.addrow firstname+" "+lastname dim m as ABMultivalueMBS = p.valueForProperty(a.kABEmailProperty) if m<>nil then dim id as string = m.PrimaryIdentifier if id<>"" then list.cell(list.lastIndex,1)=m.valueAtIndex(m.IndexForIdentifier(id)) end if end if end if next else beep end if else beep end if End Sub
Property a As abaddressbookMBS
End Class
MenuBar Menu
MenuItem UntitledMenu3 = ""
MenuItem UntitledMenu2 = "File"
MenuItem FileQuit = "Quit"
MenuItem UntitledMenu0 = "Edit"
MenuItem EditUndo = "Undo"
MenuItem UntitledMenu1 = "-"
MenuItem EditCut = "Cut"
MenuItem EditCopy = "Copy"
MenuItem EditPaste = "Paste"
MenuItem EditClear = "Clear"
End MenuBar
Class App Inherits Application
EventHandler Sub Open() if TargetMachO=false then MsgBox "This example needs a MachO target running on Mac OS X." quit end if End EventHandler
End Class
End Project

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