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...Why does an rich text datawindow print after another datawindow even when sent to the printer first?
I am opening a print job with PrintOpen(), and then printing 3 datawindows
with PrintDatawindow. The first is a regular datawindow, the second is a
richtext datawindow and the third is a regular datawindow. The rich text
datawindow always gets printed last. Has anyone else run across this? Is
there anything I can do?
...Printing One Copy of the DataWindow to the Default Printer, Then Setting In Code a Second Printer and printing to it
I have a situation where I want to be able to allow the user to print to
multiple printers with a single menu option. the way I thought this could be
done is by first issuing the Print() function that would sent the first copy
to the default printer, then In Code (ie. I don't want to us the
PrintSetup() Function) I want to switch to a second printer and Issue the
Print() function. I have not been able to find anyway of doing this in PB.
Please let me know if I'm not looking hard enough or do I have to use
Windows API Calls to do this.
If you or anyone you know have, have trie...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...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...Html-datawindow vs web-datawindow
We have mede some pages using datawindowbuilder.
There we used html-datawindows.
Now we have upgraded to PB8 and here it is called web-datawindow.
What is the differense?
40% of the pages arnt working after we migrated to PB8. It seems like there
have been some changes?
What errors are you seeing with the problem pages?
> We have mede some pages using datawindowbuilder.
> There we used html-datawindows.
> Now we have upgraded to PB8 and here it is called web-datawindow.
> What is the differense?
>...choose a printer before print (not datawindow-print)
i need to choose a printer before i print a document (word-file,
pdf-file.....) - and i'm looking for the printer-selection like the
is it possible - or is there any function in pfc to choose a printer - get
the selected printer-name - and then i print the selected document.
many thank's in advance for any clue...................
Your question is not clear enough. If you're asking about printer selection,
why not to use PrintSetup(), PrintGetPrinters() etc.? If you're in printing
ext...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.
<email@example.com> wrote in message
news:firstname.lastname@example.org...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 ...HTML Datawindow DTC vs. Datawindow DTC
Can anyone tell me if the HTML Datawindow DTC provides an 'easy' way to make
columns sortable like you can in the Datawindow DTC?
To do this you can code the following:
This code could be tied to a drop down list box or a set of radio
buttons that contains the column names to be sorted.
Dan van Leeuwen
On Wed, 12 May 1999 16:48:40 -0500, "Noah Pruzek"
>Can anyone tell me if the HTML Datawindow DTC provides an...How to print datawindow to different printer(I don't want to change default printer!)?
Is anybody knowing how to print datawindow to different printer?
First , I don't want to change the default pirnter.
Second, I don't want to use printsetup() to let user select printer.
If you have some good idea, please tell us ASAP.
Thanks a lot.
AFAIK, the only way to do this is to set the other printer as the default,
print, and set the original printer back to the default.
kuiliu <> wrote in message news:Pxbluf7R$GA.email@example.com...
> Is anybody knowing how to print datawindow to dif...Datawindow print to default printer
When I want to print my datawindows to a printer other than the default, my
selection is ignored. No matter which printer I select in the print dialog,
the report goes to the default printer.
What am I doing wrong?
...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.