Action Module - module to execute when a Data Select/Search Form is submitted
App - short for Application or Software
Auto Numbering - Usually in relation to Primary Key field,
is the database unique number assigned for each new record created in the database table.
Combo - combination of two or more modules into one.
Compatible - in relations to modules, able to fit and work with each other.
Components - another word for elements used in Report Card modules.
Database - a structured set of data held in a computer, especially
one that is accessible in various ways..
Developer - Person or User who signed up to develop or create Apps.
Edit - FORM function or role of modifying a selected record from a database table.
Elements - FORM components such as Text Boxes, TextAreas, CheckBoxes, Radio Button etc..
Entry - FORM function or role of entering new data in a database table
Foreign Key - In the context of relational databases,
a foreign key is a field (or collection of fields) in one table
that uniquely identifies a row of another table. In simpler words,
the foreign key is defined in a second table, but it refers
to the primary key in the first table.
Grid Tables - A framework of columns and rows in form of a mesh, (spreadsheet)
Link - to connect or make a connection.
Mapping - applies to Forms, Grid Tables and Database Tables.
Is the linking of form elements, table columns to a database table fields.
Modules - ready to use programs and building blocks of all Apparutas Apps
Multitasking - the ability to perform more than one task or function at the same time.
Nested Grid Table - Grid Table nested or contain inside a larger or parent Grid Table.
Usually, the two tables are linked using a foreign key.
Plug-In - an extension or add-on software component or module
that adds a specific function at a specific location in an existing software application.
Primary Key - is a unique identifier in a relational database that is unique for each record.
A relational database must always have one and only one primary key.
Primary Table - is the main table where data si being written or queried.
A Data Entry Form has the ability to insert data into additional tables.
Program - ready to execute set of codes to perform a specific task
Programming - the art of writing codes and scripts to create a program.
Private - (reference App Security) Apps NOT available to the general public to sign-up to.
Public - (reference App Security) Apps available to the general public to sign-up to.
Query - to request or feed data from a database table.
Random Indexing - randomly generated characters to serve as unique identifier for each record in a relational database table.
SQL - (Standardized Query Language). Structured language for requesting information from a database.
Static - Unlikely to change, Fixed
Subscriber - Person or User who subscribes or sign up to use Apps developed by Developers.
Table - is a data structure used to organize information in a database.
Variable - short lived or volatile data existed in computer
memory during software execution. Usually lost when software complete execution or lost of power.
WHERE - reserved SQL keyword to signify filtering of results from a database.