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Multiple item selection in a popup

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#1

Hi everyone, just been searching through the forum but cannot find an answer, is there any implementation for selecting multiple items from a list inside a popup dialog, and on accepting (OK) populate a child table. A functionality like clicking “Get items form BOM” in material request we get a popup, but would like the popup to have a list of customer profile, so user can select one or many items and then populate a child table. Does this come out of the box. Read an old thread How to enable multiple select in a drop-down field?.
UPDATE
Did some more search and I think I can use frappe dialog and add some html for rows to make up a grid so I can populate from the db and add some code for multi-select. Not sure if this is the right approach? I am open to suggestions. Thanks


#2

edit: https://frappe.io/docs/user/en/guides/app-development/dialogs-types

Check out Custom Dialog:
https://frappe.github.io/frappe/user/en/guides/app-development/dialogs-types

  • Build a custom dialog with multiple check boxes
  • Try Selectize or select2 js libs
  • You need to handle storing the data on your own with multi select
  • Multi-select will either need a child/table or field for:json/csv

#3

Thanks revant_one I will check it out and post again


#4

The requirement now is a grid multi row selection, I guess the approach remain the same


#5

Hello…

Even I need grid with multiple row selection in dialogue box. Did you find anything?