Discussions tagged PowerBuilder

Hello all, I need to convert a decimal number in a variable "1234.22" into a string and need it in the format "1,234.22" (money) such that I can display it on a text field when the program is run. I am unsure of how I can approach this.. I know the ...
Hi,I have 2 columns in DW, both of them are DDDWmethod and symbol Method DDDW is like:id(data_col)  method(disp_col)  symbol 1                  met_1                 X 2                  met_2                 X 3                  met_3           ...
Hello, When I try to connect to Sybase ASE database through my PB application I get the below error:-  ct_connect(): network packet layer: internal net library error: Protocol driver call to parse connection information failed.  I can connect succe...
Some Infos: Machine : Windows Server 2012 R2 StandardPowerbuilder: Version 2019 Build 2082Email Client: Mozilla Thunderbird 60.8.0 (32-Bit)   Hello,   im trying to migrate one of our projects from PB2017 to PB2019. But in PB2019 the  programm ke...
I have a DW, and right now I am able to edit every row and column.I would like to block all rows when DW opens, and be able to edit row only, if I choose it first and press f.e. button EDIT.Is there a property which i have to set on open event?...
Hi.I have a datawindow. One of columns is DropDownDW - in display column is symbol, and data column - id. Works perfectly. problem is that i have to update foreign keys (composite) to another table which looks like:table_A.method_id = table_B.id AND...
hi guys what the current state of the Native PDF...we are currently using Amyuni which is pretty good functionality wise but support wise is a bit of a headache(dll becoming unreg, etc). How is everyone finding a Native PDF...we love migrate the Nat...
Hello Everyone Before opening a support ticket, I would like to check if you have some advices for my deployment issue: When I use conditional expressions with user define functions to highlight information in a DataWindow object, for example, to c...
Hi,I have a strange issue:I have a powerbuilder datawindow (dw_src, dw_tgt).When I'm editting datawindow dw_src, I'am able to edit cells in preview and of course on runnning app Now, i want to make exactly same datawindow( dw_tgt) but with data from...
Hi Everyone, I am using PowerBuilder 2017 R2. I want to run an another application which is written in C# in my powerbuilder windows application. Want to click on a button with 2 string input parameter and also need to get the return value of the ap...
Hi Everyone, Is there anyone have an idea on how to capture data coming from USB barcode scanner? Currently, I'm having a problem to prompt message box after scanning barcode fonts. I need to throw whatever data reads from USB barcode to my disabled ...
The interval is not fixed to 1 second and it may be different at different times during the life time of an instance of the timing user object. How do i increment an instance variable that hold maximum number of seconds since instance of the timing ...
Hi, I know there is a way to connect to a repository from IDE using "Connect to Workspace" if no workspace is open. This clones the repository to my local machine and opens the workspace. I want to use a different way: - Use TortoiseGit to clone t...
Hi, I know this has been resolved over the years of powerbuilder and exporting datawindow to pdf. But somehow, it gives me a hard time doing it. I can manage to export the datawindow contents to pdf using this script: dw_printer.retrieve(s_cpno) dw...
Hello guys,I'm having trouble and would like some help.There is a software that uses PowerBuilder 11.5 for reporting (.PBL), and PowerBuilder 11.5 is no longer sold, so I downloaded the newer version (PowerBuilder 19) to generate reports (.PBL), but ...
I added a Rows to Disk to our data window to solve memory issues. Sure it solved the memory issues, but now even on a small set of rows, the application crashes after we delete a row, then issue the Update(). Remove the rows to disk, no crash. Put it...
  I have recently upgraded from Powerbuilder 12.5 to PowerBuilder 2017. I know that the current line number (and column) is given at the bottom of the screen but can the line numbers be given next to each line? Various Powerbuilder settings, lo...
Hi All, Hoping some of the gurus out there can help with this. I am currently trying to make use of the XML Import Templates on Datawindows in an existing legacy project.  I have previous experience of using PBDOM and parsing XML file via large amo...
Hi, we are currently using the PB2017 R2 (build 1769) for all our programs, working fine. I'm testing to switch to PB 2019 (build 2082). Our program (i've only tested one) runs fine in the PB 2019 IDE. So far so good... I made our own PBRuntime (li...
6.5 upgrade to 2017, failed when opening w_pagesetup window and the program crashes. After investigation, I found that there was an error in executing of_PageSetupDlg here. pfcmain--> pfc_u_dw--> pfc_pagesetupdlg ↓↓↓source code↓↓↓ // Open page set...
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