PB Ultimate Suite is a set of controls created to help you modernize the user interface of your PowerBuilder applications.
See below for a list and description of the controls contained within the suite.
The Ribbon Style Menu is a replacement for the PowerBuilder menu. It gives users a ribbon style UI.
The Docking System acts as a replacement to PowerBuilder's traditional MDI frame window. It gives users a tabbed interface to navigate between open windows. Additionally, it allows you to dock and pin commonly used functions to the top, bottom, left, or right sides of the window.
PowerTiles is a Windows tiles control that can be used for better navigation within your application. The design is responsive which means the layout will adjust to the size of the container that it's in (when resized by the container).
Advanced Datawindow filtering with PowerFilter
PowerFilter is a powerful, easy-to-implement datawindow filtering component that provides users functionality similar to what is found in Excel. Add one control to your window and 3 lines of Powerscript to implement.
The Tab Control should be used as a direct replacement for the tab control that is native to PowerBuilder.
Using this control can give your application an immediate face-lift. There are many styles to choose from, more popularly, the VS2005 style.
The Outlook Style Bar is meant to duplicate the look and behaviour of navigation control found in Outlook.
Windows Style Bar duplicates the look and behaviour of listbar commonly found in XP applications such as the Control Panel.
Use this control to logically group application functions. Each group can contain links, labels and lines.
The Query builder control, similar to the one used in the graphic query designer for the Datawindow, offers native support for Oracle, SQL Server, SQL Anywhere and Syabse ASE. Generic ODBC connections are also supported. Other DBMS's can be added on a per request basis."
This Groupbox offers a few improvements over the native PowerBuilder groupbox. You can add an image and display a gradient background. You can also apply a theme. Read more
The static text control is used to display text on a window or userobject. It contains all the functionality of the regular PowerBuilder static text control but with a few extra's.
The Gradient Header was developed to complement the Outlook 2003 Shortcutbar. It's the same type of control you see in Outlook 2003 letting you know which option was selected in the Shortcutbar.
PB Ultimate Suite Pre-built color themes include: Black, Blue, Classic, Olive, Silver, Windows 10 Black, Windows 10 Blue, Windows 10 Olive, Windows 10 Silver
Each control can use one of the predefined themes in PB Ultimate Suite. Choose from a wide range of styles and colors. You can also customize many of individual controls with their own styles to design a unique user interface for your PowerBuilder applications.
New in PB Ultimate Suite 8.0
PB Ultimate Suite 8.0 includes 5 new controls for PowerBuilder Applications
A button with two states, on or off.
Display a list of properties and values. Choose from many property types such as Image, Color, Lists, and Checkboxes.
A basic calculator control that users can use to calculate values for data entry. Depending on your needs, this independent control can be placed directly on your window, in a popup or a responsive window.