COBOL FormPrint Change Log

5.2.117
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Problem with justified multiline items with QPRFON x9 switch

5.2.116
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Problems with previewing multi-form pages

5.2.113
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QPROIC=2 causes icons to scale up a bit better

5.2.110
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Problem with quotes in new generator syntax

5.2.109
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Adjustment to QPROBO logic

5.2.107
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QPROBO=1 causes borders to be adjusted to attempt to allow for scaling

5.2.106
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Problem with maint mode erase-window call

5.2.105
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Sign zero values for signed fields to allow for compiler strict checking

5.2.104
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Problems with Justify=j
Please note that some fonts (eg. Calibri) seem to be incompatible with Justify=j processing
Problem with printing jpg’s sized to image

5.2.103
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Justify = j for statics

5.2.102
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Justify = j means justify left and right, Special text = y must also be set

5.2.97
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JPG scaling issue

5.2.91
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Problem with set-property function

5.2.88
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Exit preview if temp file cannot be created – customize message using id 915 in the QPRPVT file
Allow environment variables (%…%) to be embedded in QPRDIR as long they equate to single directories

5.2.86
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Allow QPRFON and QPRSTR config variables to be changed
Correct references to SP2 functions in qprmaint.cpy

5.2.85
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Stop truncation of printer names and return network printer names properly
914Page: entry in QPRPVT file allows Page: text to be configured (max 6 characters including colon or other separator)

5.2.84
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Problem with input into range window

5.2.83
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Group flat border not being deleted

5.2.82
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Show form description alongside name in editor treeview

5.2.81
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Problem with clicking on ruler in editor

5.2.77
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Look for remote printers as well as network ones

5.2.73
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List printer fonts in Change font dialog box

5.2.72
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Window owner not being set properly for printer dialog

5.2.62
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QPRCLP=1 means make sure output fits on printable page otherwise clip output as necessary

5.2.59
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Remove 15000 page limit in preview

5.2.54
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New JPG add-on not generating print output properly

5.2.52
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QPRFON x9 switch means set line height in printed multiline text to match screen
Problem with special text justification

5.2.51
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Problem retrieving system date format

5.2.47
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Allow non-jpg image formats – new qprima??.dll required

5.2.45
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Problem with fonts in 64 bit mode

5.2.41
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Specify output date format with QPRDTE= (eg. MM/DD/YYYY)

5.2.32
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64 bit support
Problem with special characters in multi-line text file display

5.2.29
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Problem with printer definition

5.2.25
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Another problem with justified special text

5.2.18
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Problems with justification of special text

5.2.11
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Problem with justfied fields and unicode changes

5.2.8
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Unicode support
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Support for program data in UTF-8 format is provided if QPRIBM=32 is set.

5.1.34
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Allow for initial dialog=a call and subsequent dialog=r calls

5.1.32
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Problem selecting network printers

5.1.31
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Return printer name properly for select-printer dialog=d
Justify special text

5.1.29
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Miscellaneous
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Problem after hitting cancel on exit preview message box

5.1.28
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Retrieve local/network printers
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qpr-dialog=1 retrieves the first local printer
qpr-dialog=2 retrieves the first network printer
qpr-dialog=3 retrieves the first local/network printer
qpr-dialog=n retrieves the next printer in the set till qpr-ret-code=1 returned

5.1.27
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Miscellaneous
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End-Print returns error codes from PDF add-on

5.1.26
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Miscellaneous
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Trap StartPage error
Vertical justifcation not displaying properly

5.1.25
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Activex support
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The new qprnothr.dll must be used if you need to incorporate activex controls in your
forms – rename this dll to qpr.dll.  This dll does not use a separate thread for the
runtime so scrolling in print preview is not as responsive as the threaded qpr.dll.

Special text
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Use \sx to specify a different control character (where x is the new character) to
be used instead of \. 

Miscellaneous
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Printer fonts missing from font list
Problem setting Program number >= 32k

5.1.24
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Miscellaneous
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Problem with RM maintenance mode

5.1.23
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Miscellaneous
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Stop reading color record in advance

5.1.22
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Miscellaneous
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Use preview thread (if active) to start print document so file name pop up displayed

5.1.21

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5.1.20 fix causing problems

5.1.20

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 Miscellaneous

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Problem displaying print dialog if qpr-dialog=a

5.1.19

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 Miscellaneous

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Problem with maintenance calls

5.1.18

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 Miscellaneous

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Attempt to stop crashes associated with mouse wheel

5.1.17

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 Miscellaneous

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Stop Properties label being included in forms

5.1.16

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 Miscellaneous

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Problem after auto get all pages

5.1.15

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 Miscellaneous

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Check for presence of alpha channel in 32-bit bitmap

Stop scroll bars in Icon value box

5.1.14

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 Miscellaneous

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Problem with qpr-color

Page setup and print icons not working in editor

Preview window not activated properly after using qprbmp, etc.

Missing copy files

5.1.13

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 Miscellaneous

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Scroll bar missing in print preview on high res screens

Allow for long Field areas in cbx files

5.1.12

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 Miscellaneous

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Next/previous page icons restored

5.1.11

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 Miscellaneous

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Ignore mouse wheel events if not in converse or get-input

5.1.10

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 Miscellaneous

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Ignore scroll bar events if not in converse or get-input

5.1.9

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 Miscellaneous

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Ensure thread event objects have unique names

5.1.8

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 Miscellaneous

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Terminate thread properly

5.1.7

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 Miscellaneous

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Some 5.1.6 dll’s built incorrectly

5.1.6

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 Miscellaneous

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Problem with using mouse wheel in preview

5.1.5

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 Miscellaneous

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Page number not positioned properly if window initially maximized

Problems with Find facility

5.1.4

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 Miscellaneous

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Rounded borders not printed properly

5.1.3

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 Miscellaneous

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Problems with mouse handling during get all pages

5.1.1

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 Miscellaneous

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Correct hints for first/last page

5.1.0

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 Form size

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Maximum form size increased from 64kb to 1mb

Maximum number of fields increased from 500 to 5000

Preview facility

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Paging controlled by scroll bar

Page number display

Special text

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Multi-line text fields support a new property to allow imbedded control characters

to set font and color of specific text.  See sample program spectext.

Print on top

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New property for a field useful for printing text that overlays a form – such as

“SAMPLE” or similar.  See sample program printtop.

Set-record function

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Font and color records now supported so fonts.qpr doesn’t have to be distributed

Extra code in qprnofil.cbx for font and color set-record calls

Properties box

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Reorganized with binary options listed separately

Allow properties to be set for multiple rubber-banded items (fields only) in editor