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Oracle APEX Cookbook - Second Edition by Marcel Van Der Plas, Michel Van Zoest

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Creating a region selector

Sometimes, a web page can be very chaotic, especially when there are many items on the screen. In that case, it may be a good idea to group items into logical sections. The sections can be displayed separately to save room for the rest of the items. We will make a web page where the user can edit the user profile. This user profile will be divided into three categories: person, communication, and favorites. The user will be able to click on a button to see only the category the user is interested in.

Getting ready

We will use the table APP_USER_PROFILES, so make sure this table exists and is accessible.

How to do it...

First, make a form based on a table:

  1. Click on the Create Page button.
  2. Select Form.
  3. Then select Form on a table ...

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