META POST: Deep Links & URL Parameters
This post is a collection of other posts and AppSheet support docs relating to Deep Links and URL Parameters. Please feel free to post links to additional tips below and I will add them to the main post.
Deep Link vs Deep Link Expression
Deep Link: Link to a specific app view. Can be to a single row, full table, filtered-set of rows, pre-filled form, etc.
Deep Link Expression: Formula that takes one or more inputs, and outputs a Deep Link.
The output is URL Encoded
Deep Links form a complete link to a specific app view. They contain enough info to get you to the right view, but there are optional parameters that could be included to modify that view.
Below is a list of some common URL parameters with links on how to use each one.
Force sync when navigating to a view. (See last line of support doc)
Open a view in Quick Edit
Group any table view by any column without editing the view definition
Alternate method of pre-filling a form (instead of
Thanks to @Fabian for the idea, and to anyone who would like to contribute.
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