How about a save & publish button (2 in 1) when working on a component. Will just make it easier when you want to do both and sometimes the save button doesn't register when you click to publish so you have to re-save then publish again.
Grid components execute two queries when opened--the main SELECT statement that the developer enters and a secondary SELECT Count(*) statement for displaying the number of records, dealing with record pagination, navigation, etc. The Count(*) query is usually out of sight, out of mind, but checking my MySQL slow query log, I often find lots of these "SELECT Count(*) FROM..." queries. These queries are created by Alpha ...more »
Allow group breaks on multiple fields in the Grid Component. The objective here is to allow for a "drill down" grid that allows users to click on the break summary and see lower level summaries, then finely the detail values. I have tried overriding the Xbasic by creating new tmpl.groupBreaks.expression2=”second value” to no avail. I have also tried extending this with the Adjacency List Model, but this solution ...more »
Alpha automatically makes a backup of a component every time you save it to that you can can go back & forth in time. Beware however: the database backup / ZIP does not include the component backups. You have to add the folder manually. Would be a nice option that is selected by default.