Hi With PowerBuilder 2019 R2, can we transform the new web browser control into an HTML editor (like Internet Explorer?) Regards Thierry...
Hello, team I think, this might actually be a bug in PS conversion tool. All embedded SQL commands are converted as "_context.function", even though there are sevral transaction objects defined in the source script and specific "using my_trn" is wr...
Hello, team What would be the correct way to migrate DBError event from PB classic to .NET? Thank you...

Help on DwMeta usage

Hello, team Where I can find help on DwMeta usage? How do I access fields and computes values? Thank you...
Hello, I am looking at creating a mobile application to track multiple lorry GPS coordinates with the aim to display these coordinates of each lorry ontop of a map on a desktop application. What are the best methods, and are there any tutorials/vide...
Good evening, We have application using the default character set going against an Oracle 12c back-end. We have to occasionally enter customers with Spanish names. We are in the process of updating the affected table column definitions from VARCHAR2...
Hi, I would like to know how you are doing unit tests with the PowerBuilder Classic. Using PBUnit? Using PowerUnit? Is there any forecast of being released by Appeon something that will facilitate our life as developers? How MVPs are doing unit te...
Hi All, Is it possible to create a datawindow from the HTML file?   Thanks in advance....
Hi,     I have window called w_window1 with datawindow dw_1. I would like to call retrieve event on that dw_1 from function test1, but after w_window1.dw_1.retrieve() i got error.   Error Number 2. Error text = Null object reference at line .....
I'm using PowerBuilder 2017 R3 I have a problem with PowerBuilder new SaveAs to PDF feature using NativePDF. It is not retaining Unicode/UTF-16 Characters. They being dropped off. I’m using the following:  NativePDF! Method for PDf format on the da...
We recently migrated our database server OS from Windows 2008 R2 to Windows 2012 R2. Note that we're still running SQL Server 2008 R2, but the 64-bit SQL Server 2008 R2 was installed, whereas we were running 32-bit SQL Server 2008 R2 in the old envir...
If I have an if statement that is long and I want to continue it to another line, what is the format? The typical & (carriage return) + format is being flagged as a syntax error.   ...
I have migrated an app from 12.5.1 to 2019 and have a problem running it. The 12.5 version runs fine but the 2019 version just disappears. The application requires parameters which get passed via the shortcut which have not changed. When I double cli...
Hi, we are currently using Powerbuilder 2017/R3 Build 1858. We have an issue regarding UTF8 character encoding. We have to send a string UTF8 encoded to an external software (function is called directly in Powerbuilder). Problem with eg. special ge...
Morning all   Can anyone tell me how you install a web app onto a macbook please ?    regards and thanks in advance   Andrew  ...
Let n_pbni denote a non-visual object exported by a PBNI-Extension and let n_derived denote a class that was inherited from n_pbni. Assume that n_derived's constructor and destructor are implemented and reference global variables that are part of the...
Hello, Is it possible to extend my PB2019 trial period? I was not able to fully evaluate all features and migration topics of my applications over the 30-day official allowance and I only have two days left. If yes, what should I do?...
Hi - I was converting some DataWindows to a C# modal that has some Computed Fields that use a custom global function written in PowerBuilder.  How can I add a C# static function written to do the same when evaluating expressions (DWCompute) on these ...
Hello, team In PB classic we used function ds.setTransObject(sqlca) all the time.  I assumed that the parallel use in SnapDevelop would be SetDateContext, but it now says that this function is obsolete and will be deprecated and simple assignment s...
Hi everyone,  We have an MLE that have a custom event ue_paste that ID=pbm_paste that has been working for many years in client-server. When we run it on the web it does not fire the ue_paste event.      We build our web application in Powerbuilder...


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