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2368411 - Failed to pass a control handle to an ActiveX using longPtr datatype - SAP PowerBuilder


  • You use an ActiveX with a method having a control handle as an argument.
  • You use handle (graphicobject) to pass the control handle to the ActiveX method.
  • In PB 12.6, the handle() function returns a new datatype longPtr. It used to return long datatype in previous versions.
  • Now passing the longPtr to the ActiveX method causes an OleRuntimeError in PowerBuilder



SAP PowerBuilder 12.6 (PB)


SAP PowerBuilder 12.6


CR802097, 802097 , KBA , BC-SYB-PB , PowerBuilder , Problem

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