Schultz’s PowerBuilder Notes

PFC DataWindow Sort Service


The sort service provides enhanced datawindow sorting capabilities, including an
end -user interface. It includes the following features:

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July 10, 2008 Posted by | 3. PFC, Datawindow Services | , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Groups and Grouping


How do I dynamically change a group property?

ll_color = RGB(200, 200, 500)

dw_1.Modify(“DataWindow.Header.2.Color=” + String(ll_color))

dw_1.Modify(“DataWindow.Trailer.2.Height=500”)

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May 25, 2008 Posted by | Datawindow PowerScript, Presentation Styles | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Dot Notation (Direct Access)


Dot notation for updating DataWindow properties first appeared in PowerBuilder 5. Before this time, programmers could only use Modify( ) and Describe to update DataWindow properties.

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May 25, 2008 Posted by | Datawindow PowerScript | , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments