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A recent post included some PowerScript code, and I thought I would pass along a tip for pasting code snippets that produces a slightly more readable result than simply pasting code into the website's text editor. The toolbar contains a button to as...
Saw this and thought it was perfect. Note the angry mob in the background on panel 4.   :) ...
I'd like to know how I can retrieve the license if I lose the machine that registered the license. Please reply. Thank you....
Hi All, I am using PB 2022 build 1878. In our application we are using webbrowser control to view PDF files (local). When we run application via IDE, everything works fine (pdf file is loaded and displayed. but when I run the application via exe, p...
Hi Team, We are using Appeon Powerbuilder CloudPro Edition.   We are updating the SQL UPDATE query based on a condition in DW SQLPreview event. The UPDATE query submitted to DBMS is fetched from SQLSyntax of SQLPreview event and is then modified...
in my powerbuilder 19 project, it's all about article management. when i click on "new" button, it displays a dwc_article(freeform) empty and i have to insert all the article details(reference, name ...) and in itemfocuschanged event of dwc_article. ...
I have deployed a project to IIS on a server and its working fine, but now need to deploy to Docker container.  I'm not sure the best route to go since this is new to me.  Should I try to deploy the demo application first or go ahead and deploy my ap...
Our application is currently built on 32-bit PowerBuilder 2019 R3, with migration to 64-bit in the distant future. We've hit some problems now and then with our application taking up to 2 GB of memory, and was wondering if any testing has been done w...
Hi    I am using the new smtpclient to send email from my PB2022R3 application. It worked fine but sometimes or some users keeps getting error code 13 and 14 and we are not sure what the error message means. 13- -- Failed to send network data. 14 ...
Environment. Converting Powerbuilder 2017 to Powerbuilder 2022 Is there any way to bypass the C:\Program Files (x86)\Appeon\Common\PowerBuilder\Runtime 22.2.0.3289 access/process and be able to use an in house directory for processing the DLLs, both...
I'm converting my DB from Oracle to SqlServer.  Everything is working but I'm needing to convert Oracle Sequences to SqlServer.  I have the sequence created in the database and it works when I issue this command.  SELECT NEXT VALUE  FOR trans_id_seq...
Is it legitimate to activate PowerServer license inside trial PowerBuilder Cloud Pro? Will PowerServer work after trial period of PowerBuilder Cloud Pro is over?...
Hi,   I would like to know how can we configure power builder application as windows service that gets triggered as per the setup. I have gone through few posts earlier regarding this and understand that we would need a third party tool like NSSM /...
Hi, My starting point is that I  have created a .DLL which I call from the application, running x64-bit mode. In my development PC (Win11) everything works fine, when running the application either from the PB IDE or standalone from a separate fold...
Hi,   I am trying use PDFDocument object to import datawindow to print. It seems that if the datawindow datasource is a Stored Procedure then ImportDatawindow is returning -1.   PDFDocument lpdf_doc Long ll_return   dw_1.SetTransObject(SQLCA) ...
Please read latest crash report posted on Tuesday, 27 February 2024 below in reply section.NOTE: This one is older but almost same kind of TRY CATCHHi, I know referenced DW does not have instance variable i am trying to set so obviously PB will cras...
I have a nested dw (dw_data) which has a subreport dw_1. I want to copy all the data from the nested dw (dw_1) to another datawindow (dw_fake) since I cannot do a saveas on anything but the parent. I tried to loop thru parent and use rowscopy but tha...
I have an application that uses a large amount of memory. Using GarbageCollect doesn't release memory back to the operating system that I can tell. Is there an undocumented function to tell PowerBuilder's internal memory manager that it should relea...
Hi, We are using PB 2019 R3 and SQLCA.DBMS = "MSOLEDBSQL SQL Server" (i.e. Microsoft OLEDB Driver for SQL Server, Version: 18.6.0007.0) to connect the SQL Server.Recently we have received an email related to "Security Bulletin: Microsoft.Data.SqlCli...
I have read a lot of posts regarding getting WinSCP working in PB but nothing about how someone was able to do it (Sue Brown did say she got it working but didn't post how).  We are needing SFTP to do file transfers and this product seems to be the w...
I like the tabbedview interface feature in PB2022R2.  We've been using the TabbedDocument style of Dockable windows for a couple years now (with OpenSheetAsDocument, rather than the plain old OpenSheet commands).  It worked relatively well but was a ...
I am looking to deploy our application on 2022 R3 but we still have many customers running Windows 2012 R2.  The help has a statement “No longer supports installing runtime to Windows Server 2012 R2”.  It is also flagged as 'Discontinued' which means...


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