cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply
martinav
Super User
Super User

AutoDisableOnSelect for CheckBox

My app is just a bit sluggish.  Users, of course, are a bit impatient.  If the checkbox does not check immediately, it gets picked a second time, then it looks like nothing happens.  Buttons have a great feature called "AutoDisableOnSelect" that prohibits the dreaded double-click.  I wish for the same feature for checkboxes.  

 

Before you ask me to request this feature, I would like to know if anyone has a work-around.  Setting a true/false variable to toggle using "OnCheck" or "OnSelect" does not seem to work.  It waits before the box checks.  The delay is prior to the box checking.  That is the period of time I need it disabled.

 

Any ideas?

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION

Accepted Solutions

Thanks for asking, @Anonymous . WIth reference to this issue, I havent revisited it in a while.  However, in general, things seem to be working rather well.  I have made some extreme improvements that have increased perfromance greatly, mainly using collections to get full items on a single on prem gateway call, and a method to pull in updates to data in leiu of a full data pull to keep data fresh in my apps.  Users are experiencing much less delay, and errors in-use have decreased not quite to zero, but close.

View solution in original post

7 REPLIES 7
KLatch
Resolver I
Resolver I

I haven't tried it, but could you perhaps put a transparent button over the top of the checkbox and use its OnSelect to affect the checkbox?

 

Button.OnSelect = UpdateContext({CheckboxChecked: !CheckboxChecked})

CheckBox.Default = CheckboxChecked

 

You couldn't use any of the Hover or Press indicators for the checkbox but I think it would prevent doubleclicking.

Hmm.... interesting prospect... i'll give it a try. Thanks!
v-monli-msft
Community Support
Community Support

Hi @martinav ,

 

Try to set below formulas for check box control:

CheckBox1.OnCheck=Set(V,DisplayMode.View)
CheckBox1.DisplayMode=V

Regards,

Mona

Community Support Team _ Mona Li
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

I tried something similar to that.  There is still a lag between the time  you pick it, and the set() command responds where the checkbox will still continue to select/deselect.

Anonymous
Not applicable

Thanks for reporting this @martinav.. How are your apps currently performing? 

 

@Anonymous 

Thanks for asking, @Anonymous . WIth reference to this issue, I havent revisited it in a while.  However, in general, things seem to be working rather well.  I have made some extreme improvements that have increased perfromance greatly, mainly using collections to get full items on a single on prem gateway call, and a method to pull in updates to data in leiu of a full data pull to keep data fresh in my apps.  Users are experiencing much less delay, and errors in-use have decreased not quite to zero, but close.

Anonymous
Not applicable

That's great to hear @martinav. I appreciate your follow up and all the hard work you've put into the community. I'm going to mark your latest reply as a solution for now. 

 

@Anonymous 

Helpful resources

Announcements
Ignite 2022

WHAT’S NEXT AT MICROSOFT IGNITE 2022

Explore the latest innovations, learn from product experts and partners, level up your skillset, and create connections from around the world.

Power Apps Africa Challenge 2022

Power Apps Africa Challenge

Your chance to join an engaging competition of Power Platform enthusiasts.

Super User 2 - 2022 Congratulations

Welcome Super Users

The Super User program for 2022 - Season 2 has kicked off!

September Events 2022

Check out all of these events

Attend in person or online, there are incredible conferences and events happening all throughout the month of September.

Users online (3,632)