The 2021 R1 release of Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder will contain 32 new color themes. 4 of the theme's are based on the traditional Blue, Olive, Silver, and Classic themes. They have been flattened to give a more modern appearance (remember when gradience was all the rage). The remaining 28 themes are higher contrast. These 28 themes are made up of 14 base accent colors. Some of the colors are bold, some are more neutral. Each color has 2 variants, light and dark. Colors are becoming more important in applications. They help you create beautify, distinct interfaces. In addition to colors, dark themes are also becoming ever more popular. With the addition of new theme colors to Ultimate Suite, your options to create the most modern looking application has never been easier. For more information about Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder, visit https://www.pbultimatesuite.com .
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- Other Apps
If you use web or mobile apps enough, you've most likely experienced a product tour at some point. Product Tours guide you through an application, pointing out important features and to a certain degree, how to use them. The 2021 R1 release of Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder will have a new Product\Feature Tour control that will allow you to setup a tour of your application (the visible parts) or call out a single new feature. In addition to pointing out new or existing features, you could also use it to point out important validation issues. You can use a variety of predefined colors for each callout allowing you to customize the look for the action. Multi-Step Product Tour Single Feature Callout Stay tuned for the up coming 2021 R1 release. For more information about Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder, visit www.pbultimatesuite.com .
- Other Apps
After many long months of development, the 2021 release of Ultimate Suite for PowerBuilder is now available. This is one of the largest releases of Ultimate Suite in recent history. Many new controls have been added, new Datawindow controls have been introduced, and existing controls have been enhanced. For a summary of the new controls and some of the enhancements in this release, refer to the following post: https://powertothebuilder.blogspot.com/2020/09/new-controls-coming-in-next-release.html For a summary of the new Datawindow controls, refer to the following post: https://powertothebuilder.blogspot.com/2020/11/new-controls-for-your-powerbuilder.html In addition to updated controls, this release contains significant enhancements to the UI Designer: Nearly all the controls have been added to the UI Designer. Finally added Open, Save, and Save As functions so you can save settings and change them later. Incorporated new flyout program tab menu. Changed a lot of the generated code to