HELP PLEASE!, how to convert non PFC application to PFC application?
Your help is much needed. I have developed many windows and datawindows
without using PFC, how do i make the pfc to be the ancestor of all my
windows and datawindows?
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You will have to export each object to a file. Then you can edit the file
to change to ancestor and import it again. I suggest you create separate
PBL's before you import because you don't want to overwri...Implementing Application help file with PFC
I'm wondering if anyone could provide some decent examples
of implementing help with PFC. We have our help file in
ROBOHelp - I need to add the indexes - however, I'm not
entirely clear on the implementation of this in our PB app.
I see the of_sethelp etc. Showhelp and the rest of it -
however, I was wondering if the file was indexed per window
- do you have to set the ia_helptype each time - I think I'm
way off base - any help/suggestions or reference material is
I'll tell ya what we've done on ours. I've got PB9 wi...Help...copy file when the source file is open by another application
CopyFile does not work if the source is open. Please give me an example how to copy in that case the file from source to destination. Thanks.
BB DD <> wrote:
>CopyFile does not work if the source is open. Please give me an example how to copy in that case the file from source to destination. Thanks.
Open the file in read-only mode.
If the file cannot be opened in read-only mode, it can not be copied.
Open the destination file.
Read the source file.
Write the destination file.
Repeat until done.
Close both files.
...URGENT HELP REQUIRED!!! Converting NON PFC Application to PFC
We have some applications which were developed in PB 4 and has been upgraded
to PB5 and migrated to PB6.
We have custom made ancestor objects for windows as well as user objects for
dws. we have upto 4 layers of objects.
We wish to convert our application to take advantage of PFC.
Can any one out there guide whether this would require re-writing the
entire system ?
We have lot of NVUOs which work as PFC services but with having different
purpose. Our applications are very large and rewriting would amount to
atleast 35 man months of work.
One approach (and the only possible ...Application Help Files
We are writting an application, and we want to know what
type of help files to use to give our users, well, help.
Do we use .chm or .hlp? Or does it matter at all??
On 15 Sep 2004 18:13:46 -0700, Poopenhime wrote:
>We are writting an application, and we want to know what
>type of help files to use to give our users, well, help.
>Do we use .chm or .hlp? Or does it matter at all??
I would use the HTML help. MS has been pushing it for years now.
Boris Gasin [TeamSybase]
mailto:NOSPAM_bgasin@dynamictec...Help: PFC application
Please help, my application (pb11.2 with pfc upgraded from 10.5) works very
fine in C/S mode.
But after deploy to Appeon 6.0, the application can retrieve data from
but it cann't save data to database (3 datawindow connected by
I try to debug it and find that it doesn't work at pfc_save of pfc_w_master
object when li_save_rc <> 1,
I guess it relates to LUW concept.
I don't know how to solve it now even sybase said appeon support pfc10.5.
Does anyone can help?
///////pfc_save of pfc_w...PFC Help files
Is there anyone out there with a pfc help file for PB 6.5?? I upgraded
PB an there was no new pfc help file in the installationset.
If you can help me with this, please give me a note!!
Thanks folks :-)
On Wed, 12 Apr 2000 13:12:58 +0200,
Trond Bonesmo <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Is there anyone out there with a pfc help file for PB 6.5?? I upgraded
>PB an there was no new pfc help file in the installationset.
>If you can help me with this, please give me a note!!
>Thanks fol...PFC Help File
When I use Help|Contents on my computer, I get the PFC help included in the
regular PB Help. On another developer's computer, the PFC help does not
show up. How can I get the PFC Help to merge with the PB help (other than
thru installing the PFC from disk)?
put the pfc.hlp file in the same directory as the other help files and then
edit the pb.ini file to remove all help files and then start PB, go to the
help menu, contents, and you should be prompted to specify the location of
the help files.
Client Server Professionals
Brian Watson <bwatso...PFC help file
Does anybody know where I can download the PFC help file.
The one with the explanation of all the objects and functions.
Put a shortcut to this standard help file for PFC items.
On Sun, 21 Mar 1999 22:12:21 -0800,
Liberto Santant�n <email@example.com> wrote:
>Does anybody know where I can download the PFC help file.
>The one with the explanation of all the objects and functio...Help Help Help Help Help Help
Can someone please help me.
I have installed mysql on Unix Solaris and it works fine I have Perl
installed previously which is working and with which i have installed
other perlmodules before and are working fine. I have also installed DBI
and it works fine with the Sybase drivers which i have installed. When i
tried to install the Msql-Mysql-modules-1.2219 drivers i get the
/usr/local/bin/perl -Iblib/arch -Iblib/lib
I was using powerbuilder4.0
a month ago I decided that migrate it to PB7.0
When Im using 4.0, in datawindows I was using extra colums additional to
I mean that for example;
stored proc. returns 4 columns.
I was using 2 extra columns to modify something from client.
But I cant do the same thing in PB7.0.
How can I do that???
"I was using 2 extra columns to modify something from client." what does
this mean that you added to the result set? If so then just goto the SQL
and add a param. Then set the...Help with Help File
I have a project that uses the PFC command pfc_help to implement windows
level help. I've set the ia_helptypeid for all cases. When I run the
application through the PB environment all of the links to the help file
work perfectly, but when I create an executable and run it I get the
following error message: The help topic does not exist. Contact your
application vendor for an updated help file. (129)
Is there something I need to include in the resource file when I build the
Thanks in advance for the help.
> I have a project that uses the ...Own Help in Powerbuilder Help
How can I get my Own Help into PB12 help?
In PB 10.5 I put this into pbhelp105.cnt. But in PB12 there isn't a CNT
in the Folder .../help.
I found only HxK or HxC in the help folder.
I have my own help instruction for Programmer. I want to include this in
Have anyone a idea.
Actually what you are supposed to do is add this line to the [PB]
section of pb.ini:
The .cnt file is a type of index file that is generated by the help
compiler. Copy your .hlp file into the ...\PowerBuilder...Help with a Help application
HelloI am looking for an application that can be integrated with my ASP.NET application to provide context sensitive help. When users navigate to different pages and click on the help icon, they should be able to see the help for the page they are on. The help text will be manually entered by a team that is not technically inclined.Currently, we have ASPX/HTML pages that holds the help information and link it from the header that has the help icon.Please let me know which products I can look at.Thanks!
what I did: