I would like to have a button that will assign a value to a control outside the table (a select box for example).
My use case is this: I have a tasks table in one page, and a “task details” page in the other, which gives a very detailed task page with lots of related information and lots of tables (this offers me something more flexible than using a customized layout of detail view).
I want to push a button in a task row, that will put a reference to that task in a control.
The control is then used as a filter for the entire detail page.
Here’s an example for what I wished I could do:
And here’s a workaround I have right now: