How to set the browser window/tab title for Oracle Forms application
When running a Forms application in the browser you normally find Oracle Application Server Forms Services as the title of the browser window or if you use IE 7 or Firefox as the title of the active tab.
This title is set in the file formsweb.cfg and can be changed but it remains a piece of static text.
What if you would like to see something more meaningful like the module name, the user name or something similar ?
Here are the steps to implement it:
- In every form define a trigger after startup (PRE-FORM, WHEN-NEW-FORM-INSTANCE) with the following call:
In this example the name of the running form will be displayed but you can define other properties too.