When you create a form or a report, most of the time this is done with the help of a wizard. It is very easy for the most common things, but if you want a different width of a text item, other than the default width, you have to do this afterwards. When you have a lot of items on your screen this could be very cumbersome. In this recipe, we will show you how to set the default width of columns with the
APEX_UI_DEFAULT_UPDATE.UPD_ITEM_DISPLAY_WIDTH procedure. We will set the default width of column
EVENT in table
Before you can use this function, the table needs to be included in the APEX dictionary. The view
APEX_UI_DEFAULTS_COLUMNS holds the columns and their ...