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ChatApp is written in PB 10.5 and is my attempt at a peer-to-peer chat application. It uses my Crypto API to encrypt messages as well as settings stored in the registry.

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PBNI Nonvisual

PBNI Nonvisual is an example showing how to create a PBNI nonvisual control. It includes a Readme file with detailed instructions and example code files that you copy from once the project is created. The instructions were developed in Visual Studio 2015 but should work in earlier versions.

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PBUpdater is a tool for enabling PowerBuilder applications to automatically updates themselves over the Internet. It includes an administration program to package and upload the application files. It also includes a sample app with code that you need to copy into your application. This tool is written in PowerBuilder 10.

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Virtual Library

Virtual Library is an IDE Wizard that allows you to group objects into "virtual libraries". You can open the objects from the wizard, perform source control actions and many other functions. The install includes files for versions 8 thru 12.6 (Classic only).

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dwStruct is a tool for creating a DataWindow from a Structure object. I have only spent about an hour on it so far but it does work. If anyone wants to make improvements please do and send them to me so I can post it here. This tool is written in PowerBuilder 10.

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PBConsole is a tool that allows PowerBuilder batch programs to write messages to the command window that they were executed from. The zip file includes a Visual Studio 2012 project with the C++ source code. This is an improved version of a PBNI example that appeared in the PowerBuilder Developer's Journal in 2003.

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PBDotWeb is an ISAPI Extension that allows you to run PowerBuilder code within IIS or Apache for Windows. It is designed to allow for building web pages in code that is similar to ASP Classic. The installer has PowerBuilder 9 and 10 versions of the application libraries.

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