Thread: I'm Having Trouble Empty frame and page usage
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Old March 20th, 2018, 10:06 AM
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Default Re: Empty frame and page usage

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Originally Posted by scotts View Post
Why don't you use "unused" pages, and have them be turned on via an "OnRecoredStart" rule based on the language translation (assuming that is a field in your data).

I use this sort of thing all the time. Works great.
I don't know if you need to have a page for each language. That seems like a lot of repetitive work to me. I think you can just deactivate the one page if there's no need for it.
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Originally Posted by MLobo View Post
I have each other language fill the frame with a graphic, so if the data is English the frame isn't filled with anything. Does that help?
Well, I was hoping you would post the JavaScript that accomplishes that, then I could show you how to use the same logic in a call to FusionPro.Composition.SetBodyPageUsage. I can give more specific help if you ask more specific questions. Posting the template and the data would be the best way to help me help you. But I think you want to do something like this in OnRecordStart:
Code:
FusionPro.Composition.SetBodyPageUsage("YourPageName", Field("SecondLanguage") != "English");
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