4D View Pro: What’s new in 4D v19 R4?

4D v19 R4 comes with a new version of SpreadJS, the v14.2, and a Ribbon update that is compatible with it. Let’s discover the new features offered by this new version.

Ribbon enhancements

Single Toolbar mode

The ribbon display has been enhanced with a single toolbar mode:

You can activate it with this code:

WA Evaluate JavaScript(*; "ViewProArea"; $js)

and deactivate it with:

WA Evaluate JavaScript(*; "ViewProArea"; $js)

Ribbon collapse

4D View Pro provides an easy way to collapse / uncollapse the ribbon:

WA Evaluate JavaScript(*; "ViewProArea"; $js)

Go To

With the Go To feature, users can navigate to the Home tab under Editing → Find → Go To… to open the Go To dialog – providing various options for sheet navigation.


Find and replace

Prior to this release, we supported the “Find” functionality. Now with this release we have included support for Replace and Replace All.

Format Painter

4D View Pro add a format painter icon blank to enable users to copy and paste formatting with a simple click of a button.

Context Menu Sheet Copy/Move

4D View Pro has added the Sheet Copy/Move function to the context menu when a user right-clicks on a sheet tab in the Designer:


Unhide Multiple Sheets

With this release, users can now unhide multiple hidden sheets with a new menu.




Fabrice Mainguené
• Product Owner •Fabrice Mainguené joined 4D Program team in November, 2016. As a Product Owner, he is in charge of writing the user stories then translating it to functional specifications. His role is also to make sure that the feature implementation delivered is meeting the customer need.After obtaining a Bachelor degree in Computer Science at CNAM, Fabrice joined a small software publishing company as a Windev developer. Then he worked for different companies in industry and trade areas as a Windev and web developer as well as technical advisor on new features.