PB Ultimate Suite
Free Edition

Give a Modern Look to your PowerBuilder application with PB Ultimate Suite FREE Controls!


Free Modern Controls and Themes for PB Developers

PB Ultimate Suite Free Controls

Discover the PB Ultimate Suite Controls you can use for free in your PowerBuilder Applications


Toolbar Strip

Toolbar Strip

Add a toolbar to any window or user object in any location.
 

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Toggle Button

Toggle Button

A button with two states, on or off.
 
 

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Button Listbar

Button Listbar

It provides users with a list of options represented by a button. Several options available.

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Gradient Header

Gradient Header

Developed to complement the Outlook Shortcutbar it lets you know which option was selected.

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Groupbox

Groupbox

This Groupbox offers some improvements over the native PowerBuilder groupbox. You can add an image and display a gradient background. You can also apply a theme.

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Calculator

Calculator

A basic calculator control users can use to calculate values for data entry. This independent control can be placed directly on your window, in a popup or a responsive window.

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Static Text

Custom Static Text

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.

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Free Themes

Command Button

This control offers 5 styles, and 5 themes.

That's 25 different ways to display your buttons.
 

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Windows 10 style PowerBuilder

Windows 10 Message

Upgrade PB message boxes with a new Windows 10 style message display, and draw your users attention to the message that you want to display.
 

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PB Ultimate Suite Free Themes

Automatically apply color themes and styles

PB Ultimate Suite Free Edition includes 5 Pre-built color themes.

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.

Free Icon Libraries

Modernize the look & feel of your PowerBuilder Applications with new images.

Use our selection of open-source icons, with PB Ultimate Suite toolbars, buttons, etc

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Ribbon Style Menu

Ribbon Style Menu is a replacement for the PowerBuilder menu. It gives users a ribbon style UI.
With a few tweaks to your PB menu you can:

  • Group relevant functions into tabs.
  • Expose more functionality to your users.
  • Move common functions to the Program Tab menu.
  • Organize your menu items with large and small icons or use a drop down menu.
  • Add frequently used functions to a quick access toolbar.
  • Allow users to collapse ribbon to maximize screen size.

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Docking System

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.

Other features include:

  • Floating document tabs.
  • Dynamically change a dock panels size and pinned\unpinned state.
  • Trigger events on the active document or all documents.
  • Use traditional MDI instead of the tabbed document interface.

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Excel-like Filter & Sort

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.

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PowerFilter

Tile Menu

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).

Use this control to quickly present users with core options and functionality available in your application.

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Windows 10 Message

 

PowerMessage is a new way to display messages to users. It replaces the traditional PowerBuilder MessageBox function, offering a more modern look and feel.

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More Controls

Here are some of the other controls available to you:

  • PowerToast - Display toast notifications on the desktop to alert users to something that requires their attention.
  • DW Navigator - Simple strip of buttons used to navigate the rows of your datawindow.
  • Tab Control - Replace your old PowerBuilder tab control with the PBUS tab control to give your applications an instant facelift.
  • Property Grid - Display a list of properties and values. Choose from many property types such as Image, Color, Lists, and Checkboxes.
  • Query Builder - A graphical SQL generator much like the one found in the Datawindow.

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PB Ultimate Suite Controls Free Edition Enterprise Edition
Toolbar Strip
Toggle Button
Button List Bar
Gradient Header
Group Box
Calculator
Static Text
Datawindow Navigator  
Windows 10 Message
PB Command Button
Docking System  
Ribbon Menu  
Outlook Style Bar  
Tab Control  
Excel-like Filter & Sort (PowerFilter)  
Tile Menu  
Toast Notifications  
Windows Style Bar  
Query Builder  
Property Grid
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Licensing

A PB Ultimate Suite Free Edition license entitles you to the following

  • The right to install PB Ultimate Suite Free Edition on 1 workstation.
  • The right to use the controls and themes delivered with PB Ultimate Suite Free Edition for a renewable 12 months period.
  • The right to install and use software updates, for as long as your PB Ultimate Suite Free Edition license remains active.
  • A subscription to the PB companion tools newsletter.

PB Ultimate Suite Free Edition licenses are free of charge. They do not include technical support, although you can purchase it separately by contacting Novalys.