Ultimate Suite for PB 2020 Released

New Controls to Modernize your PowerBuilder Applications

Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder offers a wide range of modern controls to update the presentation of your PowerBuilder application.

Improve User Experience with new controls and
new ways of navigating in your application.


Animated Charts

With PowerCharts, Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder offers a dozen types of charts and millions of customization possibilities to visualize your data.

Combine charts to build modern dashboards or implement drill-down features.
You can also include them in your PB reports to print them out.

Charts are based on Datawindows.
No need to code to create them.

Configure your charts with a painter and implement them with usual this.settransobject() and this.retrieve() instructions.

USPB 2020 New Controls

  • Single Page Application
    Single Page Applications display functionalities within a single window. 3 different different types of single page application are available.
  • Tabbed Caption Window
    The tabbed caption window behaves very similar to most modern web browsers. Each opened window is displayed as a tab in the windows caption.  
  • Loading Circles
    The loading circle continuously rotates indicating that a process is waiting to complete. This control can be placed anywhere on screen and in Docking controls, Tab Controls and Ribbon Menus.
  • Drag and Drop
    The Drag & Drop component can be added to any window or user object to allow users to drag files into the application.


Ultimate Suite for PB Gauge Controls
  • Expected summer 2020
  • Included with all USPB Editions


Modernize Your Application Now

Give a Modern Look to Your PowerBuilder Application

20+ Controls to Modernize your Application

Improve User Experience with a modern UI, enriched with new controls and new ways of navigating in your application.

Instant Facelift

Give it a fresh, updated look and feel with dozens of Built in Themes and Styles.

Legacy Apps

Quickly revamp Legacy Applications.

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.

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.

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.

Windows Responsive Tile

More Controls

Here are some of the controls available to you:

  • Tile Menu - Responsive Windows tiles controls, Windows 10 style meny. 
  • PowerToast - Display toast notifications on the desktop to alert users.
  • Windows 10 Message
  • DW Navigator - Simple strip of buttons used to navigate DataWindow rows.
  • Calculator - A responsive calculator control.
  • Tab Control - Richer atlernative to standard PowerBuilder tabs.
  • Toggle Button - A button with two states, on or off.
  • Toolbar - Place a toolbar on any of your windows or userobjects.
  • 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.
  • XP Header - Visually appealing way to display title text with images.
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Built In Themes and Styles

Windows 10 Themes for PowerBuilder Applications

Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder Pre-built color themes include: Blue, Silver, Grey, Windows 10 Black, Windows 10 Blue, Windows 10 Olive, Windows 10 Silver, Blue, Black, Classic, Olive, Silver.

Each control can use one of the predefined themes in Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder. 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.

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