Search:

Type: Posts; User: Michael Mullan

Page 1 of 80 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    92

    Re: Report OCX problem

    use the 8.1 client installer to register the OCX?
  2. Sticky: Re: Microsoft Windows 11 and Server 2022 now supported

    Was that "news article" written by an AI copy writer? It literally says NOTHING except the title "Microsoft Windows 11 and Windows Server 2022 are now supported platforms for DataFlex 2022/20.1" in...
  3. Replies
    10
    Views
    350

    Re: excel password

    In Sture's Library there is a cExcelScriptor.pkg which looks like it would perfectly fit the bill.

    It wraps the Scripting object, and allows you to control / execute scripts from VDF. You should...
  4. Replies
    3
    Views
    150

    Re: Parent lookups hate me.

    You're a bad man Dave.
  5. Replies
    3
    Views
    150

    Parent lookups hate me.

    I added a parent file to tClients, for Hearing Officers. I used the wizards to make the lookup object and then set that as the web lookup object.

    after much futzing, I now get:



    I...
  6. Replies
    2
    Views
    112

    Re: Flexible hight of a section

    there is a formula button on the field properties, you can change these through integration. Set a parameter, or set the inner text of the formula.
  7. Replies
    1
    Views
    212

    ClassExplorer YAFR.

    As the data is being parsed, can the tool 'detect' the LIBRARY that the methods are in, and then allow us to filter the results by library?

    I'd like to see the classes that are in my main...
  8. Replies
    7
    Views
    362

    Re: Show Milliseconds in DateTime?

    Well it is DR so of course the long way around the barn will be involved.
  9. Replies
    7
    Views
    362

    Re: Show Milliseconds in DateTime?

    Audit trail in an automated system. we get multiple logged events within a second. Pharma auditors are really picky.

    Our current workaround is to remove "DATE" fields from all RDS reports, and...
  10. Replies
    3
    Views
    253

    Re: Large size reports

    install a printer Queue that can print to 11x17, then you'll see the paper size you need.

    :-)

    /MM
  11. Replies
    5
    Views
    484

    Re: Disable PDF export

    Don't forget the customer has to also disable / uninstalll the "Microsoft Print to PDF" printer too, that makes even better PDF's than the native app...
  12. Re: silly request: clicks a VDF webbutton from javacript

    Not allowed to use that at the moment, we're under a "Dry Brush" warning. Wouldn't want to burn down the entire forest, now would we?

    /MM
  13. Replies
    9
    Views
    496

    Re: Mileage Calculations

    Also regular mapping tools, Mapquest, Google don't include Max Height and "No Commercial Vehicles" routes so will send your truck under low bridges, and on "parkways" in New York which are "No trucks...
  14. Replies
    6
    Views
    571

    Re: VDF 19.1 + Crystal XI SP3

    Still using Crystal.

    It's one thing to keep existing CR reports in an existing system, it's a whole other thing to actively develop new reports in CR. Pick a better tool. Dataflex Reports,...
  15. Replies
    12
    Views
    666

    Re: I broke it.

    That seems like a MUCH bigger hammer than I need...
  16. Replies
    12
    Views
    666

    Re: I broke it.

    It's a huge pain for us, because we need to keep monitoring the hardware even if we are on another tab looking at reports.

    /mm
  17. Replies
    12
    Views
    666

    Re: I broke it.

    Maybe we’ll find out in the morning when Vincent and Ulbe come back to work.
  18. Replies
    12
    Views
    666

    Re: I broke it.

    Michael,

    Sadly that's not the case here. There is no pumping of the message queue, just a timer that fires while the DataFlex Reports OCX is trying to display a report.

    /MM
  19. Replies
    12
    Views
    666

    Re: I broke it.

    yep. That's what's biting me. DF is apparently not QUITE that "timer safe"
  20. Replies
    12
    Views
    666

    Re: I broke it.

    not really.

    I'm testing that this morning. FOr now I put a global kill switch on the timers.

    /MM
  21. Re: Looking at how the sausage is made...

    Turns out this was entirely the wrong rabbit hole.

    Timers in my app would fire mid-report, and the Dataflex reports OCX would choke. I have no idea why.
  22. Replies
    12
    Views
    666

    I broke it.

    I have a large-ish application, where when I run some of the reports, (DF20.1, Dr8.1, MSSQL or RDS) the OCX just hangs. I get to the line
    Send ComReportRefresh sReportId in...
  23. Looking at how the sausage is made...

    I've a DR report that is MAD slow, on just one PC. It's so fast on my laptop I can't debug the speed issue. so on the problem child PC I ran the SQL profiler tool, and extracted a trace log of the...
  24. Replies
    33
    Views
    801

    Re: How do I solve this problem?

    Maybe... But as soon as he does this, they'll come back with, Ah Wait! Sometimes only the Polo's need embroidered and the T-shirts need print on back..

    Bloody Customers and their requirements!...
  25. Replies
    33
    Views
    801

    Re: How do I solve this problem?

    Sounds a lot like my Furrier's app.

    :-)
Results 1 to 25 of 2000
Page 1 of 80 1 2 3 4