This topic describes the C/AL triggers that are available for queries. Triggers are typically used to perform calculations and verification. Triggers let you control how data is selected and retrieved in a more complex and effective way than you can achieve by using properties.

Query Object Triggers

The following table lists the triggers that apply to the query object.

Trigger Executes


Before the query object is run and the dataset is generated. For example, you can use the OnBEforeOpen trigger to apply filters using the SETFILTER function.