What is the function of alert box?
An alert dialog box is mostly used to give a warning message to the users. For example, if one input field requires to enter some text but the user does not provide any input, then as a part of validation, you can use an alert box to give a warning message.
Alert box is used if we want the information comes through to the user. Confirm box is used if we want the user to verify or accept something.
What is the difference between alerts and dialog boxes?
Dialogs in Android are used to shows alerts for making decisions or to edit a single value. But there are some differences between an AlertDialog and a Dialog. In an AlertDialog you always want to show a message and at least one Button for user interaction.
alert. shows a message. prompt. shows a message asking the user to input text.
What are the types of alerts?
5.1. 1 Types of Alerts
- Mandatory alerts – These alerts contain information/messages that all Recipe Management for Pharmaceuticals users must receive.
- Autosubscribe alerts – These alerts are automatically assigned to one or more users by the system.
- Workflow alerts – Alerts are also used within workflows.
– Display a predetermined message on the box – User can enter an input in the text box – The user input is passed back to the script – Prompt box has two buttons “OK” and “Cancel”
A full-screen background dialog-wrap – This one will cover the entire page to prevent the user from clicking on other buttons and stuff.