RefreshParentNote @Command (Formula Language)

This formula sends the values entered in the dialog box to the parent document. A designer can update a parent note and close the dialog box without having to use the OK button on the dialog box.

Note: This @command is new with Release 5.


@Command( [RefreshParentNote] )


Used only in dialog boxes.

This command does not work on the Web.


  1. This code, when added to the Refresh hotspot button on the userInput form, updates fields in the parent document that share names with fields in the userInput form if the userInput form is called from the parent document using the @DialogBox function.

    The @DialogBox function could be used in a hotspot button on the parent document with the following code:

    @DialogBox("userInput";[NOOKCANCEL]:[NOCANCEL];"User input")