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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.   :) ...
Powerbuilder 2019 R3. My users have just this week begun to report an inability to print from the deployed Powerbuilder app to the Adobe PDF printer. I have verified the same on my end. The Adobe PDF printer *does* work from other applications, howe...
Hello, we are having a problem with the powerbuilder webservice, where it cannot access the registry functions(registryget, registrykeys)   print: vls_aux = -1...
We want to use the WebBrowser control in PB2021 to load HTML files and save them as PDF. We have working code, but it is adding a header and footer to the page. We need to not have those! Is there a way to force that? Maybe some JavaScript? I have ...
Printsetup functionality does not work as expected on PB2019 R3. The Print Setup window opens but the printers are not displayed even if the printer is installed on the machine. Please find attached screen shots for reference. Could you please pro...
I'm seeing different behavior between two versions of our application. It just so happens that we changed versions of PowerBuilder from the first version to the second, so the behavior difference could be caused by a code change of ours, or some chan...
We have just upgraded our applications from PB10 to PB2019R3 and was successfully able to get them loaded into Azure DevOps for source control.  Now we are running into issues when we need to make a change to the applications.  We only have 2 PB deve...
hello we have an application that is accessed via citrix we are upgrading our database servers to Microsoft sql 2019 from 2012 apologies I am definitely NOT a database connection expert    historically our application INI file for connection wo...
Hi.   Is it possible to share connection between programs? Example. First app developed with PB connects to a database. Second app uses the first connection to comunicates with database.   Thanks....
We are in the process of converting our application to a PowerBuilder application. We use dynamic connections and after a while we get the following message. 'Select Error: Transaction does not exist. Transaction ID xxxx-xxxx-xxx-xx-xx' We don't c...
Got my PowerServer 2021 POC working, but having an issue with at least 1 datawindow not being found.  Unfortunately it's on the main screen that displays base data.  I've searched through the TroubleShooting documentation and I don't see anything abo...
We have a complex (400 item) menu built in PB 2017. This menu is also viewable as a tree view. I am trying to convert the menu to a ribbonbar.   The security code for the menu looks hierarchically through the menu at the tag of each menu item and ...
I am using PB2017 R3 to create web service. I tried to use the Base64Encode in CoderObject:     CoderObject lnv_CoderObject    lnv_CoderObject = Create CoderObject     ls_Base64Str = lnv_CoderObject.Base64Encode(lblb_data) There was no error when ...
Hello Team, I am using PowerBuilder 2019 in my application. The application has an option to save the files as .csv(Comma Separated Value File Type). Our Client wants to change the delimiter from 'comma' to some other special character. Tried to cha...
Hello.   We have an issue with DW in some machines. In our project, the is a DW_1.SAVEAS(). it will generate a pdf file, but the issue is that this dosent work in some machines, and in other ones, it those generate. Dw.object.dataexport.method is ...
I'm considering testing the new WebBrowser control to see whether it can be used to invisibly load HTML files then save them as PDF. The idea would be to load the HTML into an invisible WebBrowser with Navigate(), then when that is complete, print th...
Hi All, How I can check encoded string is correct, which is converted blob data using Base64. We are uploading encoded (using base64 Encoding) Blob data to "Docuware", some time it is not accessible from "Docuware", so before uploading, want to dou...
I'm doing some testing of the built in GIT with PB 2021. I ran the Add to Source Control on the workspace and it created the ws_objects folder with sub folders for each library. The target files (*.pbt) are not in ws_objects even though they show w...
We have a PB application that uses Imagemagick to join one or more tif files into one tif file. We use Ole to connect to imagemagick. Sometimes this process of joining one or more tiff files takes a long long time. Our database or the firewall is set...
Hi Team,   While deploying application over Web (PowerServer Configuration toolkit), I selected all necessary DLLs in Deploy .Net/ DLL components section. When I run application in Browser getting 20021 - Loading DLL failed.  We have below v...
Hi, is there any way to handle JSON with more than 20 MB?  We want to create a Webservice in SnapDevelop, that sends or retrieves E-Mails. Our application sends the data to the Webservice and the Webservice sends the E-Mail or the retrieves them. T...


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