New

ASNA Pipeline #1-2022

Welcome to ASNA's new newsletter, ASNA Pipeline. It features tips, techniques, and announcements to keep you current with ASNA.

Creating and using data models with ASNA Visual RPG

This article discusses a way to approach model-based development with ASNA Visual RPG. This type of coding has been around for a long time. Some of you may recognize some of the concepts presented here from our past advanced AVR classes. However, as you'll soon see, using data models usually requires tooling to generate the models--and that often limits its use with AVR.

Running Multiple versions of DataGate

This article addresses the questions of "Can I run more than one instance of DataGate on my IBM i" and "Can I run more than one instance of WebPak on my Windows Web server"

How to change the TCP/IP port that DataGate for IBM i uses

This article explains how to change the TCP/IP port that ASNA DataGate uses. You might want to do this when upgrading DataGate for the IBM i.

Monitoring Wings and Mobile RPG end-user licensing

This article shows how to display Wings/Mobile RPG licensing and see how many seats are currently active.

Getting to know AVR's memory file

The System.Data.DataSet is the central nervous system of the memory file. This article explains how the memory relates to a DataSet.

Customize Visual Studio to end all processes when debug ends

Visual Studio's default ending of a debug session is to leave all associated processes running. This article shows how to also end all process when you end debugging.

ASNA Pipeline #4

Welcome to ASNA's new newsletter, ASNA Pipeline. It features tips, techniques, and announcements to keep you current with ASNA.

The coolest Windows utility you aren't using

winget is Microsoft's new Windows Package Manager. It quickly eases the pain of setting up a developer PC.

ASNA Pipeline #3

Welcome to ASNA's new newsletter, ASNA Pipeline. It features tips, techniques, and announcements to keep you current with ASNA.

Change an app's DB name at runtime -- without recompiling

This article shows how to change a Web or Windows application's database name at runtime, without needing to recompile or redeploy the application.

Confirm DataGate for IBM i IP address and port are working

This article shows how to use "ping" and "telnet' to confirm the TCP/IP address and TCP/IP port that ASNA DataGate for IBM i uses.