Passing parameters to a form

We can pass parameters to a form to pass data that can help us to perform actions based upon that data. In this case, we want to add a parameter which passes in the PERSON_ID. If the parameter is populated with a value, we do not want to call the query screen. In this recipe, we are going to perform the following tasks:

  • Creating a parameter
  • Bypassing the query find screen
  • Testing the form
  • Testing the form with the PERSON_ID parameter passed in

Creating a parameter

We are now going to create a parameter in our form so that we can pass PERSON_ID into the form. This will allow us to call the form from another form and automatically query back an employee record.

How to do it...

To create a parameter, perform the following tasks: ...

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