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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...
Hello, My company is using Bitbucket for source control. This worked fine with PowerBuilder 2017 R2. Commits, pushes and pulls were all OK. In PB 2017 R3 and PB 2019 there are some problems when using Bitbucket (Git) as source control. When doing a...
Hello Customer support: I have documented the question in the below attached document. The question is related to the Power Client properties access via code.  I  appreciated your help on this topic. Thank you. :-) If this option doesn't exist in ...
  The PowerServer solution name is invalid. Failed to publish the installable cloud app.   Please Help my about  this message   how to fix it  ...
Hi PB Experts Can anyone please confirm if Microsoft Visual Studio 2015 is compatible with Appeon's version of Powerbuilder 2019?  ...
We are currently on PB-2019 Build 2170. We are going to update to PB-2021. We currently use SNC for the primary connection to SQL Server with SQLNCLI11 for the Provider dbparm value. We also have code that makes secondary ODBC connections. They also...
Anyone else seen this?  Once I apply a theme to an application and then run it, my PB IDE and some applications now have 'black' menu dropdowns.  See examples: In the PB IDE In the 'themed' application Moving the cursor shows the menu choice...
Hi,Please your help to clarify this point about incremental builds/deployments with PowerClient (Maybe the same for PS 2021).For example, if I modify a window and deploy the change to the WebServer, I see that all the elements of the application are ...
Hi, We have a .net based application and want to convert PSR (Powersoft report) report to PDF to view it. How can I convert PSR format to PDF in a .net based application? As a note, the PSR reports were created by our legacy application built on po...
Hi, I searched existing issues for this but was not sure: we have a webservice to generate pdf files using NativePDF! I selected the checkbox in the application object of the webservice to package custom fonts. Unfortunately, this doesn't include th...
I have a legacy database that I am writing a new interface for.  This database has several tables that use the column name "Print".  I cannot change the name of the column in the database.  I need to be able to update and insert new data in these tab...
tab control setting color "I normally set the background of each tab to a different colour and set the tab part the same colour."  I saw that this issue was revealed by Andrew Davis at August 2018 I am currently running 2019 R2. Is this issue sti...
Bruce, I saw that you had a session recently about connecting PowerServer to AWS.  Unfortunately I missed it, but I was wondering how one might connect PowerBuilder to an AWS database (e.g. MariaDB).  I attempted to connect recently and was unable t...
Hello Everybody.   I want to know if somebody has an expirience with Deploy a PowerServer project in Oracle Cloud Infraestructure (OCI). I need the steps about how to do it, if someone has a help or a link when i can use, it would be great. A rea...
convert Hexdecimal string to base64 without using blob variable ?...
Hello. Been a PowerBuilder programmer since the 90's. We have an inventory management app that's been running on Windows. Customers love it but the need to go mobile is arising. The most common ask is can it run on an Android device. I know there's n...
Hi All, I would like to get advise on below coding which done previous developer, what does the message.returnValue = 1 actually do here ? Does it have anything to do with system event ? FYI the coding reside inside the window object custom event, ...
Hi Team, My company is using BitBucket Code repository with Power Builder 2017 R2 version. I can commit the code from Power Builder 2017R2 but when I am going to push the changes it is throwing below error: Git client is finding files. Please wait...
Hello everyone!   I am using PB 2021 and ASA 17   I need to do validation of  VAT number from Vies database in my PB application before I can create sales invoice to customers, which all around EU.  Do any of you have solution for this?  Do you...
We are upgrade PowerServer 2017 to PowerServer 2020 on new servers. The servers are Microsoft Windows Server 2019 and using IIS 10. There are one web server with Appeon Cluster Manager and 3 Appeon servers with PowerServer 2020. We deploy the applic...
Let's say I am a small software house. I have an old client-server application that I want to modernise. I think turning it into a web-based application makes sense because then my years of carefully built business logic can be called by anyone. I b...


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