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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...
In my PowerBuilder applications I order the datawindow with various parameters as in the following example ... dw_1.SetSort("param1 a, param2 a, param3 a") dw_1.Sort()   In SnapDevelop I see Sort Method, but I don't  know how to order multiples p...
Good morning Guru. I am using '.NET DLL Importer' and notice a strange thing. When Powerbuilder object is generated among the instance variables exists 'is_assemblypath' (see image ) I note that it contains the absolute references of the source ...
Hi all,   To your information I have tested and actively use the following tools from https://www.topwizprogramming.com/   1. PBSearch (Super fast source & object search and optional replace in PBL files) Worked immediately on R3 2. Bootstra...
Hi,   I received en invitation to the PowerClient webinar and of cause I will attend - I think it is AWESOME :-) But there was also the below info on another webcast: Part 3 Webcast - Visual Enhancements Time: Wednesday, October 28, 9:00 AM PDT...
I'm trying out the Powerclient.   I need to setup an environment that checks the server for updates every time a user starts the application.   What is to prevent a user from pinning the resulting exe... then when they start it, it will just run the ...
Hi, Appeon In my case I have several .exe in my app that are invoked like this: run(gs_way + "app1.exe App1 (" + g_name + "):" + gs_user + "," + gi_nivel)  //parametros For PowerClient: http://localhost/App1  ? how would the invocation be with run...
I am preparing for a Powerbuilder upgrade from 8.0 to 2019. I will be moving embedded sql to stored procedures and db functions. Is the sql in datawindows considered embedded sql and is it a good practice to move it to stored procedures and have the ...
Hi; I've been asked to modify an Infomaker report that contains sensitive info so that the user cannot save it. (Evil, I know.) Is it possible to disable the printing and "save rows as" options on reports?   Thank you! Keeley...
Hi all, my JAWS saga continues.    1) I can't get JAWS to recognize dddws in a datawindow.  I've tried playing with the accessible options on the other tab with no success.  Is there a secret to using dddws, or is the secret to not use them? 2) I'...
Hi, It seems if the PowerServer web application did not exit out clean, it causes the database transaction locked the unfinished process and tables. Is there any setting we can do to prevent this issue? Thanks, Jon...
 Hi, I have a desktop application developed in PB 2017 R3. It is connecting to the database (Sybase ASE 12.5) using the global transaction object SQLCA. To connect to the db, we are setting the trans object as: SQLCA.Database = "MyDB"SQLCA.Servernam...
Has anyone else had an issue converting a DW to PDF with a small PNG icon in the detail band?The first page renders just fine:.. but it starts overlapping multiple images on subsequent pages:It happens on Grid and Freeform, but I was able to verify t...
Dear Support have method to export from datawindow crosstab to JSON, because I has been try direct export from crosstab datawindow can’t, do you have technic to handle crosstab Than You for your attention....
In PB 2017 R2, there is a datawindow with a date column.  It is using the PFC sort.  When the date column header is clicked, the rows sort as the string value of the date, not as the date value of the date.  Is there a way to make it sort as a date?...
Hi all,   I have a Userobject which contains several objects including, datawindow, userobjects tab etc. and I would like to capture a function key (regardless of the object I am positioned on within the main userobject) to throw an event. If I use...
Hi I'm using PowerScript Dynamic DataStore like this: //----------------------------------------------PowerBuilder Example ------------------------------------------ long ll_row, ll_rowCountString ls_sqlString ls_Syntax, ls_error, ls_clienteDataSt...
I'm exporting data from a Datawindow and saving it in excel. The following is the code that does that.   value = GetFileSaveName("Save Report as", & docname, named, "xls", &" Excel Files (*.xls), *.xls") IF value = 1 THEN dw_1.Saveas(docN...
We are having trouble using the DwNet.Data and SnapObjects.Data and having trouble with Mapping.Method, when using the PowerBuilder RestClient.Submit.  The Mapping.Method is set to 0 and this is causing problems with the processing of the json.  Look...
In a SnapDevelop API solution I am working on, I have the following in my startup.cs that handles the database connection:   services.AddDataContext(m => m.UseOdbc(Configuration["ConnectionStrings:temp"]));   The DSN 'temp' is in my appsetting...
Hi....We have several applications that use PowerBuilder.  One application stores all PDFs in an Oracle database.  We are being asked by the DB unit to find a new place to store the PDFs because they are taking up quite a bit of space.   Someone in ...


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