We're on GP2010 SP3 and I have a request to disable all budget delete buttons so they don't get accidentally zapped. I was able to disable the delete button on the budget maintenance window through filed level security but can't seem to find the budget selection window in there.
Here's what I would like disabled (Cards-->Financial-->Budgets).
Here's the Budget Maintenance screen showing the delete button I was able to disable via field level security.
Here's the resource explorer screen for field level security (Tools-->Setup-->System-->Field level Security). I would expect "Budget Selection" to be one of the entries but it's not there.
You are right, it is as if it was missing...
Another solution is to disable the Delete Button with a VBA script. To do so:
1- Open the Budget Selection window.
2- Press CTRL+F11 to add the window to VB
3- Press SHIFT+F11 to add fields to VB. Then click on the Delete button to add it to VB. Then press SHIFT+F11 again to stop adding fields.
4- Press ALT+F11 to open the VBA editor and open the BudgetSelection window from the Excel_Based_Budgeting project.
5- The code to disable the button is simple: Delete.Enabled = False
The Budget Selection window is classified under "Excel-Based Budgeting" in the Field Level Security resource explorer.
Thanks for the info Philippe. I found the Budget Selection item under Excel-Bassed Budgeting per your suggestion however it does not contain the delete button object. There is an object labeled (L) btnDelete with an ID of -22004 however disabling that object did not disable the button.
This worked! Thank you very much for your time and detailed instructions.
Philippe - You instructions were extremely useful and easy to follow - Thank you.
If I want to remove the 'BudgetSelection(window)' from VB, how would I do that? I can't seem to be able to delete the item (or any item from VB).
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