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PowerBuilder – Calling Methods on Separate Windows

Posted on December 3, 2010 at 8:20 pm in

If you need to trigger and event or call a function on another window within an application, here are two solutions. In you have an MDI application you need to get a reference to the sheet. The PFC has a method to get the sheets of a certain class called ‘of_getsheetsbyclass’. You call it and…

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PowerBuilder: Transparent MDI Frame

Posted on August 6, 2010 at 8:40 pm in

I’m working on an MDI application which uses an mdi frame (naturally) with a sheet (window type: Main!) which normally covers the entire working area of the frame. This window serves as a large ‘sitemap’ of the over all application. One of the windows of the application displays time sensitive data (could be orders, deliveries,…

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