DataWindow This, DataWindow That...
Blah blah blah
You've heard it enough that you don't even want to comment on how many
....but it can't be enough anymore...can it?
This from one of our colleagues
(and yes my apologies for taking it out of context)...
"...PB covers all you need to do that in ONE Tool. This
includes Windowprogramming ( meaning the interface to the user:
Windows, Sheets, diallougeboxes, etc.), Database operability AND
Reporting! Well, I see als well as many other PB users that some of
the implementations and features PB offers are improvable. But thi...PowerBuilder 6 changes printed datawindow font
We recently migrated an application from PowerBuilder 5 to PowerBuilder 6.
One of the datawindows has fields using the Microsoft Sans Serif 8 font.
When printed, the font is different on two of the same HP printers. Both
of the printers printed exactly the same way when the application was in
PowerBuilder 5. Also, the verticle field spacing has changed from
PowerBuilder 5 to PowerBuilder 6. Has anybody had these results? Does the
6.0.01 patch (currently in beta) fix this?
A change to the way PBU's are calculated was made to PB6. The end result is
that PB...I will print two datawindow in one page,and I use child datawindow.One master datawindow (dw_master)with two child datawindow(dc1 and dc2)
dc1 has a argument (arg1)
dc2 has a argument (arg2)
Arg1 and Arg2 are send by one column of dw_master.
When I use retrieve() function,the datawindow can display normal,but when I
print preview or use Zoom or printsetup() ,the childdatawindow dc2 can't
display but dc1 normal!
Thanks for your help!
I'm having trouble understanding your question. Is this a composite or nested
On Mon, 6 May 2002 22:49:23 +0800,
spark <fenfei79@hot...PB Datawindow to DataWindow .Net Migration
We have a datawindows in PB 9 and PB 11 also. Now we are planing move
to .Net Applications. We are generating all PB objects in to .Net(C#)
except data windows. Now we are planing to move PB datawindows to
DataWindow .Net 2.5.
Can you please explaing the way to convert/migrate PB Datawindows to
DataWindow .Net 2.5.
Advanced thanks for your suggesstions.
Start the Datawindow Designer applet and create a new Project.
Then use the Import... feature to import the datawindow source .SRD files.
These can be exported from PowerBuilder.
...Printing a datawindow with a nested datawindow under Win95
We have a strange problem when trying to print a datawindow with a
Printing from a 32 bit (interpreted or compiled) application under
windows 95, the application crashes in the Kernel32.dll.
If the same application is run under NT3.51 the there are no problems.
The same goes if the same application is made as a 16 bit application.
(running under NT, Win3 or Win95).
We have the same problem in more than one application with different
datawindows being printed, but the application doesn't crash every time
a datawindow with a nested datawindo...Printing a Datawindow in PowerBuilder
I have some problems properly printing a datawindow in PowerBuilder. When I
print a document the printer will print the top half of the ast line on the
third and bottom half of the line on the fourt page.
In my datawindow I only have aboout four fields but the last one is a SQL
Server "TEXT" field, so this field can store many pages of information.
In the PowerBuilder Data Window I have the field set to auto size height.
Another thing I have noticed that it prints differently on different
computers, meaning it may print fine on one computer and not on another.
S...How to share the datawindow to inner datawindow of nested datawindow
How to share the datawindow to inner datawindow of nested datawindow.
dw_1 is normal datawindow dw_nes is nested datawindow, both are placed
dw_nes contain dw_child datawindow
i want to share dw_1 and dw_child.
I have tried the below code, getting error
It's the dot notation. You will need to dw_nes.GetChild("dw_child", ldwc)
where ldwc is a _local_ datawindowchild.
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:email@example.com...Re: Nested Datawindow Report (Datawindow Printing)
Does anyone know if this problem has been corrected in PB 8
or 9? Please advise. I am currently using PB 7.
Problem: In case of large text fields, PowerBuilder not
printing the Data correctly. Lines are cut in half and also
not printing last few lines . This is happening on nested
Here is the link to the original documentation:
Original documentation :-) states that this is not a bug but expected
behaviour, so what kind of "correction" do you expect?
Philip ...DataWindow Within DataWindow
How Can I access/modify object/control from a Datawindow within Datawindow.
When i access/modify object/control from a Datawindow i used
dw_1.modify("name.text = 'new val'") but within another datawindow or child
datawindow it doesnt work.
Your description is difficult to understand due to the terminology. First,
a datawindow is assigned to a control - either a datawindow control or a
datastore. Second, the Modify function can only be called within a script.
With that as a basis, can you rephrase the question and describe more
precisely what you want to do? ...PB crashes on DataWindow print
Dies ist eine mehrteilige Nachricht im MIME-Format.
the appended PSR file forces PB 10.5.2 to crasg if I try to print it.
Any ideas what the reason may be?
f+s software gmbh
f...DataWindows and datawindow objects
Difference between Datawindow and datawindowobjects?
- datawindow is a control on a userobject or a window
- datawindowobject (DWObject) is a control within a datawindow, defined in
the dataobject of the datawindow.
You refer to it as <datawindow-instance>.Object.<datawindow object>
<Santhoshi> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> Difference between Datawindow and datawindowobjects?
DW Control is a "container" that reserves real-estate on the surface of
a visual object.
DW Obj...Datawindows with child datawindows
I want to create a datawindow whose only data is three columns that will
themselves be drop-down data windows. These child datawindows will be
populated in PB script with dw_1.GetChild(). When I create that parent
datawindow (New | Datawindow | Freeform), what do I choose in the next
dialog box ("Which datasource would you like to use?") External?
That depends on how you want to populate and use the columns of the main DW.
The DDDW is an edit style that assists the user in selecting a value for the
column in the main DW. If you want to retrieve the values ...PB9: DataWindow.Printer vs. DataWindow.Print.PrinterName
In PB8, dw_cntl.object.DataWindow.Printer allowed you to direct Print
functions for the DW to a specific printer.
In PB9, dw_cntl.object.DataWindow.Print.PrinterName is supposed to provide
that capability, but dw_cntl.object.DataWindow.Printer still exists.
What is the difference? When should each property be used?
The only thing I can see is that possible the DataWindow.Printer is still here
for backwards compatibility.... It seems that the .printer only affects setting
the printer for that datawindow and does not change it for the PB or System
default printe...datawindows in composite datawindow used in datawindow.NET, are not sliding up
Problem: datawindows in composite datawindow used in "datawindow.NET", are
not sliding up ,
if one dw is not visible or did not retrieve data. Resulting in unwanted
The height of blank white space is equal to the height of the datawindow art
datawindow with height 0.00in
which is supposed to be not visible. Tried different options with
html/xhtml/xml same result.
But slides up ok when exported to pdf(using saveas) on web and in PB10.5