.expand() method will widen the children tabs at the bottom of your page by roundabout 12% to give you more space for data and less gaps.
Expanding the tabs’ width is part of the detail view’s
Automatically show badges
A beautiful feature known from other frameworks: Automatically count the number of items and display it in the tab-captions.
The badges will be update automatically if number of records changes.
If this does not work by default, please check the following:
language.phpin your editor
- Find the line starting with
$Translation['records x to y of z']
- Within your localized/translated string, check if
<RecordCount>is the last variable.
- As long as the order of the variables
<RecordCount>are being kept in that order,
.showBadges()should work out of the box. There is a regular expression which finds the last integer number.
- If this does not work with your translation, you can still pass a customized regular expression as parameter to