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2200598 - SaveAsAscii exports columns with narrow width in wrong order – SAP PB


  • Export DataWindow with SaveAsAscii to a text file.
  • When the DataWindow has a narrow column of the display width, SaveAsAscii outputs the data using the wrong column order:


Column No: 3,4
These column width is very narrow.
Column width is 23 pixel.

column(band=detail id=1 alignment="0" tabsequence=1 border="0" color="33554432" x="9" y="8" height="68" width="709" format="[general]" html.valueishtml="0" protect="0~t1"  name=col1 visible="1"          )
column(band=detail id=2 alignment="0" tabsequence=2 border="0" color="33554432" x="727" y="8" height="68" width="261" format="[general]" html.valueishtml="0" protect="0~t1"  name=col2 visible="1"       
column(band=detail id=3 alignment="0" tabsequence=3 border="0" color="33554432" x="997" y="8" height="68" width="23" format="[general]" html.valueishtml="0" protect="0~t1"  name=col3 visible="1"
column(band=detail id=4 alignment="0" tabsequence=4 border="0" color="33554432" x="1029" y="8" height="68" width="23" format="[general]" html.valueishtml="0" protect="0~t1"  name=col4 visible="1"
column(band=detail id=5 alignment="0" tabsequence=5 border="0" color="33554432" x="1061" y="8" height="68" width="535" format="[general]" html.valueishtml="0" protect="0~t1"  name=col5 visible="1"      

PowerBuilder 12.5.2 build 6629 or earlier 

Col1. Col2. Col3. Col4. Col5. 
1       2      3       4      5 

PowerBuilder 12.5.2 build 6629 and later, 12.6

Col1. Col2. Col3. Col5. Col4. 
1       2      3       5      4 



  • SAP PowerBuilder (PB) 12.5.2 build 6629 and later
  • SAP PowerBuilder (PB) 12.6


SAP PowerBuilder 12.5 ; SAP PowerBuilder 12.6


CR 787727, CR787727 , KBA , BC-SYB-PB , PowerBuilder , Bug Filed

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