Lviv, Ukraine (PressExposure) March 15, 2011 -- Recently ArtfulBits, a successful team of software developers and Microsoft Gold Certified Partner has announced release of ArtfulBits Site Columns, a collection of components for Microsoft SharePoint that includes Follow-Up Column, Image Upload Column, Discussion Column, Parent Selector Column, Cross-Site Lookup Column and Cascaded Lookup Column.
Cascaded Lookup Column Functionality
Cascaded Lookup Column is intended to enhance standard SharePoint lookup functionality. Component allows building relationship between parent and child columns, the data selected in one field will determine the options presented in another. For multiple data entry, just select the "Allow multiple values" option, the front-end UI will allow multiple selections to be added/removed from a list. If you're using a series of parent-child Cascaded Lookups, each subsequent field will immediately update as you add or remove each selection from the prior one.
A component is very easy to use. Installation will take only few minutes. Before installing it is necessary to make sure that a target server meets Cascaded Lookup Column system requirements.
To use Cascaded Lookup column it is necessary to select it in the list of available columns in the Create Column page. In Additional Column Settings a user can change default settings to adjust column mode to his or her own needs.
Cascaded Lookup Column may be applied to WSS3.0/MOSS 2007 or SP2010. Following functions are provided:
- Build parent-child relationships
- Ajax support enabled
- Unlimited number of cascading levels
- Supported single-single, single-multi, multi-single and multi-multi relations
- Supported lookup data from SharePoint lists in all sites within site collection
- Supported lookup data from subfolders
- Filtering retrieved data using existing list views
- Ability of adding lookup items on the fly
- Conversion among "ArtfulBits Cascaded Lookup", "ArtfulBits Cross-Site Lookup", "ArtfulBits Parent Selector" columns and standard SharePoint "Lookup" column
- Language pack support (desired localization could be added by request)
ArtfulBits Cascaded Lookup Column features competitive price and advantageous conditions of License Agreement. It is a quality up-to-date solution that enhances default functionality of Microsoft SharePoint.
Contact Person: Pavlo Kasperskyi