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Hi, our organization is currently using a rich client desktop application developed with PowerBuilder 11.5.  We would like to migrate our application to the currently available PowerBuilder 2017 or 2019.  We were wondering if anyone had experiences m...
Hi, Would anyone know how to convert Unix Timestamp to DateTime in PowerBuilder?This needs to be done on an object without database connection. P.S. Appeon, it think it would be nice to have this functionality (Timestamp to DateTime and DateTime to...
Hi Team, We have met an issue about  using the Transaction connecting to Sybase database. It shows below error when connect failed: Error Code:-1Error Text:ct_connect(): user api layer: external error: The maximum number of connections have alread...
Morning I hope you can help, I am trying to search / lookup records in a name field on a database. But i am having a problem with special letters  for example below - i want to be able to search 'Caus' and have the below show up ? so the special ch...
Hello All I am getting the error 165001 when try to commit changes to the SVN server SVN log, SVN Diff are working with no problems only the SVN commit cause the error :   ---------- Source ControlSVN commitSVN client is finding files. Please wa...
Is there a way to override the datawindow (background) color set by a theme? The theme color is white. I would like a specific user object inherited from the datawindow class to have a different color.   Thank you, Joe Hess...
I'm upgrading from PB 12.5 to 2019 R2 (build 2353) and have come across a problem.  We have a structure that is a set of arrays of each type of variable, that we use to generalize passing parameters.  One of the variable types is an array of powerobj...
Hi, Currently we are using web service data windows which is using http Protocol but now requirement has been changed and we need to use https Protocol instead of http. Any one Please Advise me how can I create web service data windows which is usi...
Using PB 2019, I'm trying to use OpenOffice through OLE to open an Excel doc and save it as CSV. (Yes, I can do that Excel, but this is for a situation where OpenOffice is available but Excel isn't.) I'm running into two problems: the SaveAsURL (or ...
Hi all, We receive a string ( copy and paste) into an MLE. From this mle string we need to filter out all the ascii values higher than 126. We have the solution , something like this string ls_a ls_a = mle_1.text for i = 1 to Len(ls_a)      ch...
I am in the process of figuring out how GIT will work for our custom department.  Without going into all the details I need a repository for every customer that has custom code. I am wondering if there is a way when adding all the objects to source c...
I am trying to generate the payload for a rest API and part of the payload is a digital signature using our private key.The private key is generated from an external source using openssl, with AES-256 encryption as below: openssl genrsa -aes256 -pas...
I posted this same question a month back.  We have ocx which is very old and the ocx works well in few 2016 servers, but it is not working when we run as the batch program. We uses the same code while running as an App and running as a Batch server. ...
Hi all. I have followed all the steps outlined in the SnapDevelop 2019 R2 documentation to implement a Web API and have successfully consumed the API from PowerBuilder 2019 R2 using the localhost URL (https://localhost:5001/api/sample/load). Then I...
I am stuck trying to set up an Informix Connection in AEM and am failing with message: Unable to find an entry point named 'InterlockedIncrement' in DLL 'kernel32.dll' I receive this error on both my workstation and our test ser...
Hi, I am interested in using the RichText control in PB2019. The menu allows me change the font, size, weight, italics, etc - but am I am unable to change the text colour (or background colour)? Has anyone else had such a requirement and what was ...
I am facing an issue as shown in the attached screenshot. The issue occurs when generating an Excel Report. The same functionality is working in PB 8.0 but only in PB 2019R2 I am seeing this error. Requesting you to provide a solution to fix this iss...
Hello All, in the older version in our PB10.5 Client/Server application we use HLP files in order to have help files using microsoft help workshop. any advice on how to use the help files on the PowerServer Web (under PB2017) maybe using this :: ...
Is there a way to have the PBVERSION as a condition for conditional compilation?This would be a very helpful feature. #if defined PB2019R3  Powerbuilder 2019R3 specific code #else    code for older versions #END IF   Thanks a lot.   Best re...
PB2019R2, b2353Window 10, 64 bit platformOracle 12CSummaryQ:  Is there a fix or a workaround for this?DetailsWhen I call DirectoryExists() or FileExists() and pass a path or a path & file defined as a UNC path, both functions lock up. When passin...
We just converted (Finally) a PB 12.1 application to PB 2019 R2 (build 2328). It works mostly but for one flaw in the compiled code - we store email templates via user settings in an RTE, in SQL server "text" columns. When we run the app within PB 2...


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