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...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...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? ...modifiyin a datawindow in a datawindow
When I want to modify a datawindow, then it's just
But what do I have to do when I want to modify a datawindow
in a datwindow ?
I tried : dw1.dw2.modify() but that doesn't work.
Anyone can help me out with this ?
get the dw via getchild & apply modify
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, David says...
> When I want to modify a datawindow, then it's just
> But what do I have to do when I want to modify a datawindow
> in a datwindow ?
> I tried : dw...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:email@example.com...
> 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 ...datawindow
Add direct setting and getting capability for the datawindow where clause.
This would have to be a string array in case of unions.
Return ONLY the where clause(s) in the main select (in case of sub-selects,
ignore the where clause or somehow list it as a subselect in the where or a
subselect in the select).
It would be great if I could just get and set this as a value and have the
datawindow automatically change (or add) the where clause as specified.
This is for setting the where clause dynamically at run time. Currently
have to parse through the datawindow.table.select looking f...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
Also s...Help!!! Assign Datawindow into Datawindow object
Usually I used to assign a datawindow (dw_train) in a datawindow object
(dw_1) in a window
is go to propertise of datawindow object and browse for datawindow.
My Question:- How to this action into pb script?
If you want to assign datawindow 'd_my_dw' to a dw control dw_1 in your script,
you would say dw_1.DataObject = 'd_my_dw'
If you are going to make an executable, do not forget to include d_my_dw in your
On Fri, 04 Dec 1998 07:34:37 -0500,
CKS21 <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Usually I used to...datawindow works in PowrJ,fails in datawindow Builder
I am using a stored procedure inside a datawindow to update one table.
when I ran my datawindow inside DataWindow Builder, I got an error
message said: "Row Changed Between Retrieve and Update, No change made
to database." When I used the same datawindow inside PowerJ3.5, i got
the same error message, but the stored procedure was called
successfully. The database was updated even though the error message
from datawindow said it didn't.
I don't understand why the stored procedure inside my datawindow worked
in PowerJ but not in dataWindow Builder, and i don...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 ...Reference a datawindow object (nested report) in a datawindow
Is it possible to reference a datawindow object in a datawindow?
My scenario :
I have a datawindow (composite) which holds another datawindow (nested
This child datawindow has a OLE ActiveX object which I am trying to access
from the window which holds the composite datawindow.
The reason for this is because I need to access the ActiveX
properties/functions after the composite datawindow have been retrieved.
I've tried to get a reference to the child datawindow :
But as datawi...Deploying datawindow reports using HTML Datawindow.
we are trying to put some of our datawindow reports from the current
PowerBuilder application on to the Web. Most of the datawindows include
nested reports and N-Up presentation styles. With the help of manuals and
other documents, we set up the EAServer environment and tried to implement
a few reports, but so far, only simple tabular and grid datawindows come up
fine but not others. There was one N-Up style datawindow, which had all the
rows overlapped and the header information not displaying correctly.
In case of Nested reports, a document says that they are not suppor...