Powerbuilder Documentation 2019

Powerbuilder Documentation 2019

Remove the binary property from a R3 source-controlled workspace – PB Docs 2019

Remove the binary property from a R3 source-controlled workspace A workspace that has already been added to the SVN source code system from PowerBuilder 2017 R2 must have its (as well as all files’) binary property removed, in order to correctly resolve conflicts and merge changes in PowerBuilder 2017 R3 and later. To remove the…

Using print preview – PB Docs 2019

Using print preview You can print the data displayed in the Preview view. Before printing, you can preview the output on the screen.Your computer must have a default printer specified, otherwise properties handled by the printer driver, such as page orientation, are ignored. To preview printed output before printing Be sure the Preview view is…

Using the style – PB Docs 2019

Using the style Contents Building a form with the custom form style Managing the use of form styles Once you complete a form style (or at least have a version that you want to test), you can put it to use. To make a style available to InfoMaker users: Make sure the window and menu…

Using MAPI – PB Docs 2019

Using MAPI To use MAPI, you create a MailSession object, then use the MailSession functions to manage it. For example:

You can use the Browser to get details about the attributes and functions of the MailSession system object, the attributes of the mail-related structures, and the valid values of the mail-related enumerated datatypes. For…

Using SVN source control system – PB Docs 2019

Using SVN source control system Contents Add a workspace to SVN Get a workspace from SVN Commit objects to SVN Get objects from SVN Resolve conflicts Revert changes Refresh objects Upload PBL Lock objects Tools for Show LogEdit Conflicts Compare objects View/Edit the connection settings View the status of source-controlled objects Document get from Powerbuilder…

Specifying the expression – PB Docs 2019

Specifying the expression Since a user might have just entered a value in the column, validation rules refer to the current data value, which you can obtain through the GetText DataWindow expression function. Using GetText ensures that the most recent data entered in the current column is evaluated. PowerBuilder does the conversion for you If…

Supplying property values – PB Docs 2019

Supplying property values Contents Background.Color Border Brush.Color Brush.Hatch Color Font.Escapement (for rotating controls) Font.Height Font.Italic Font.Strikethrough Font.Underline Font.Weight Format Height Pen.Color Pen.Style Pen.Width Pointer Protect Timer_Interval Visible Width X X1, X2 Y Y1, Y2 Each property has its own set of property values that you can use to specify the true and false conditions in…

Managing the Database – PB Docs 2019

Managing the Database Contents Working with database components Managing databases Using the Database painter Creating and deleting a SQL Anywhere database Working with tables Working with keys Working with indexes Working with database views Manipulating data Creating and executing SQL statements Controlling access to the current database Using the ASA MobiLink synchronization wizard Managing MobiLink…

Pen.Width – PB Docs 2019

Pen.Width Description The width of the line or the outline of a graphic control. In the painter Pen Width on the General page in the Properties view. Value An integer in the unit of measure specified for the DataWindow object. Units of measure include PowerBuilder units, thousandths of an inch (1000 = 1 inch), thousandths…

Placing an unrelated nested report in another report – PB Docs 2019

Placing an unrelated nested report in another report When you place an unrelated nested report in a base report, the entire nested report appears with each row of the base report. To place an unrelated nested report in another report Create or open the report you want as the base report. Select Insert>Control>Report from the…