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showData(pageName, dataContext, dataContextParameters, options)

Updated on July 20, 2021

Displays the data of a page based on the data context.


A promise associated with the action.


pageNamestringThe name of the view in which the data must be displayed.
dataContextstringThe name of the data page whose data must be displayed.
dataContextParametersobjectThe parameters associated with the data page.
optionsobjectThe JavaScript object containing the properties to display the data.

The following table contains the properties of the options object:

containerNamestringThe name of the container that displays the data.
skipSemanticUrlbooleanThe flag that determines if the semantic URL evaluation logic must be skipped.
Note: The default value is false.
  • If the value is false, the semantic URL evaluation logic will not be skipped.
  • If the value is true, the semantic URL evaluation logic will be skipped.

Usage example

In this example, the API displays the data of the EmployeeDetails page based on the D_EmployeeDetails data context.

const showPagePromise = getPConnect().getActionsApi().showData("EmployeeDetails", "D_EmployeeDetails", {pyGUID: "0759409f-4146-439c-aa25-57d4f495fee5"});
showDataPromise.then(() => {
  // show data success handling
}).catch(() => {
  // show data failure handling
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