save as pdf using the xsl-fo method
We are trying to create a save-to-pdf capability using the xsl-fo method
**>>...Building on the ability to save data as XML, PowerBuilder can also
save the DataWindow object's data and presentation to PDF by generating XSL
Formatting Objects (XSL-FO). This option provides a platform-independent
solution by rendering the DataWindow using a Java process rather than the
Microsoft GDI. It also offers the possibility of customizing the PDF file at
the XSL-FO stage. Saving as PDF using XSL-FO is particularly useful if you
want to print DataWindow objec...Saving dw objects as PDF using the GNU Ghostscript distiller and PostScript printing
I get a "Save Rows As failed." error or no message (on development
computer). An empty file is created.
I've followed PB10.5 install document and read Application Techniques:
Deployment chapter (for any hints).
Installed gs860w32.exe in default directory (c:\Program Files\gs).
Used the default PostScript drivers and the suggested alternate.
Copied the gs directory into same directory as pbdwe105.dll.
Changed path environment variable to include gs directory.
Win XP pro sp2
PB 10.5 build 4523
Adobe Reader 8.1.0
Suggestions? Missing someth...PB provide very good 'Save As' function to save to all kind of file type. How do I save a very complex (contain many nest datawindows) by using Save As function?
PB provide very good 'Save As' function to save datawindow to all kind of
file format. How do I save a very complex datawindow (which contains many
nest datawindows) by using Save As function?
The only way to save complex (nested, composite) datawindows and retain
*all* the data is to save as PSReport!. This creates a .PSR file and you
will need a .PSR viewer (which you can write yourself in about a day).
If you're able to use 3rd party products, you can "print" the datawindow to
a .PDF file. One of the more popular 3rd-party products for ...I am using Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 (Tiger), Firefox Version 3.0.3; Firefox crashes half the time: File > Print > Save as PDF
Summary: I am using Mac OS X Version 10.4.11 (Tiger), Firefox Version 3.0.3; Firefox crashes half the time: File > Print > Save as PDF
And the resulting PDF is a mess, it cannot be opened, and it gives no
indication of damage until you try to open it. In other words, after
crashing and restarting firefox several times, one can be left with a
number of PDFs that are absolutely CRAP (one for each crash).
There is a crash reporter which analyses this, but I am not a techie;
parsing complaints seem to be ...Webparts... Cannot save the file using image.save method of c#
I am developing webparts to run on sharepoint. i am using c# for this.
i dont know is this the right forum to ask this question.
i am downloading image from sql server 2000 database and displaying it in an Image control.
i am using MemoryStream class for writng the byte array and then storing that memorystream in Image by using
(this is not the code... just explaining what approach i am using)
System.Drawing.Image obj= Image.FormStream(MemoryStream Object).
and then using the following method to save the image
Sys...does pb 9 supports pdf distiller or pdf writer using pbni
I am trying to fix an application in pb8 that uses pdf writer or pdf 995.
the program currently pops with the saveas dialog.
I would like to suppress that in PB8.
If I use PB9 can this be suppressed. I don't want to use ghost script
because that leads into new issues of licensing and so on.
Thanks In advance
...Save datawindow to PDF
I'm using PB10.2.1. I have some questions regarding the
(1) Any simple method to save the DataWindow to PDF? Must I
use the Ghostscript?
(2) I've set following configuration during RUN TIME
(without Ghostscript installed). However, the PDF cannot be
saved. Is the Ghostscript must be installed?
dw_1.Object.DataWindow.Export.PDF.Method = Distill!
dw_1.Object.DataWindow.Printer = "PrimoPDF"
li_ret = dw_1.SaveAs("test.pdf", PDF!, true)
(2) If Ghosts...Datawindow save as into PDF
please help me
I am using powerbuilder 11.1. ghostscript 8.6 . Post script already installed in
my machine. I can see pscript5.dll, pscript.ntf,ps5ui.dll in powerbuilder
,shared driver folder.
But when I am trying to save as mathod for simple datawindow with PDF file , I
can see a blank pdf file. No datawndow values in that pdf file.
Pleas help me to sort out this problem
With very thanks
I am using ghostscript version 8.6 , powerbuilder 11.1. Also I copied the the
dlls in powerbuilder\drivers folder.
Still when I am giving save as mathod,...Saving Datawindow as PDF
I am using PB 11.0 build 6525, I need to save datawindow as
PDF. I am not able to do this directly as I am using
Ghostscript for the same. Now the problem is, it is not
working with XP Service pack 3 and Vista operating systems.
Can anyone help me how to solve this issue.
For that very reason I avoid doing it natively like the plague. Plus when I
did try it it wouldn't render graphs properly at all(older GS version
though). I'm sure it's better now but I'm already bias.
As an alternative I get my clients to install a 3rd party PDF to...Datawindow save to PDF
Has anyone tried to Save a datawindow in PDF format?
The only way I know is install the PDFwriter Driver and direct a print of DW
to this Driver...
"Riyaad Salasa" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Has anyone tried to Save a datawindow in PDF format?
...Save As PDF Datawindow
I would like to know what it needs to insert in the packet of installation
to make to work the Save As in PDF.
In PB it works.
Have you checked the Deployment chapters of the Application Techniques
Terry [TeamSybase] and Sequel the techno-kitten
On 13 May 2004 06:11:23 -0700, "Allsoft" <email@example.com>
>I would like to know what it needs to insert in the packet of installation
>to make to work the Save As in PDF.
>In PB it works.
Sequel's Sandbox: http://www.techno-kitten.com
Home of...Save as PDF #10
I am using PB9.0.1 and am trying to save datawindows into a PDF format.
dw_control.Object.DataWindow.Export.PDF.Method = Distill!
dw_control.Object.DataWindow.Printer = "Sybase DataWindow PS"
li_ret = dw_control.SaveAs("c:\test.pdf", PDF!, FALSE)
I have the printer "Sybase DataWindow PS" already setup and have installed
the GhostScript on my harddrive and this is in my PATH, but when i run the
script (above) i get -1.
There seems to be a number of issu...Save datawindow as pdf
Ho can a user save the contents of a dw into a PDF file?
It's built into PB 9 and above - read the documentation.
For earlier versions, you have to acquire a converter (search the newsgroups
for suggestions) which acts like a printer driver, switch the default
printer to it, and print the DW.
<Butch> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> Ho can a user save the contents of a dw into a PDF file?
...Saving datawindows as PDF!
Problem with dw.SaveAs(...).
It returns -1 when SaveasType! is PDF!.
I use PB 10.5.1, Vista and AFPL Ghostscript 8.53, I also
GNU Ghostscript 7.06, but no. (Works fine with XP)
Does anyone know something about this?
Thx in advance.
Try copying the PSCRIPT5.DLL, PS5UI.DLL, and pscript.ntf files from the
amd64 subdirectory in
C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\ntprint.inf_* directory on
64-bit Vista, or the I386 subdirectory on 32-bit Vista to your
Shared\PowerBuilder\drivers directory. The Vista version of these files is
Let me know if that ma...Print PDF (= save as PDF) on a Mac (10.5.7) with Firefox 3.6 very often faulty !!
Summary: Print PDF (= save as PDF) on a Mac (10.5.7) with Firefox 3.6 very often faulty !!
Print PDF (= Save as PDF) on a Mac (10.5.7) with Firefox 3.6 - Result
very often faulty !!
Try the following example (I used a Mac with 10.5.7 German and Firefox
Use Firefox to go to http://www.apple.com/finalcutstudio/whats-new.html
and choose File / Print / PDF / Save as PDF
Now do the same with Safari (I used v4.0.3 German) and compare the 2
PDFs - Safari-PDF 1.6 MB, 10 p, ok versus Firefox-PDF 3.1 MB, 9 p, p7&9
with cut margins !)...