Deprecated Items and PeopleCode No Longer Supported

This section discusses deprecated items and PeopleCode that is no longer supported.

The following products and their supporting classes have been deprecated:

  • BPEL support

    • AsyncFFSend class

    • BPELUtil class

    • IBUtil class

  • PeopleSoft Business Interlinks

    • Business Interlinks class

    • BIDocs class

  • PeopleSoft Mobile Agent

    • Mobile class

    • PropertyInfo collection

    • CI collection

    • Data collection

    • ListViewAttrs class

    • PropertyAttrs class

    • PeerDefaultAttributes class

    • SyncServer class

  • Verity search classes

    • SearchQuery class.

    • ParseResult collection.

    • ParseResult class.

    • SearchResult collection.

    • SearchResult class.

    • SearchField collection.

    • SearchField class.

    • SearchIndex collection.

    • SearchIndex class.

    • SearchRecord Options class.

    • SearchRecordField collection.

    • SearchRecordField class.

    • Search Language collection.

    • Search Language class.

    • Search Schedule collection.

    • Search Schedule class.

    • Search HTTP Options class.

    • Search FS Options class.

    • Search Start Options collection.

    • Search Start Options class.

The following are the built-in functions, methods, properties that have been deprecated.

Method or Property

Use Instead

Chart class, Refresh method

Chart class, SetData method

Chart class, SetOLData method

Chart class, SetDataAnnotations method.

Chart class, SetDataLabel and SetDataLabelPosition methods.

Chart class, SetDataGlyphScale method.

Chart class, SetDataZAxis method.

Chart class, SetGlyphArray method.

NA

Chart class, SetOLDataAnnotations method.

NA

Chart class, SetOLDataGlyphScale method.

NA

Chart class, SetYAxisLabels method.

NA

Chart class, GridLines property.

Use the PSVERTICALGRIDLINES and PSHORIZONTALGRIDLINES style classes instead to control grid line visibility and style.

Chart class, GridLineType property.

Use the PSVERTICALGRIDLINES and PSHORIZONTALGRIDLINES style classes instead to control grid line visibility and style.

Chart class, HighlightSelectedDataPoint property.

Use the DataSelectionMode property, the SetSelectedData method, and the ChartClientState class to manage data item selection in charts.

Chart class, IsTrueXY property.

NA

Chart class, LegendStyle property.

NA

Chart class, LineChartDataGlyphSize property.

NA

Chart class, LineType property.

NA

Chart class, MainTitleOrient property.

NA

Chart class, MainTitleStyle property.

Use TitleStyle property.

Chart class, OLLineType property.

NA

Chart class, OverrideSystemDefaultforAccessibility property.

NA

Chart class, RevertToPre850 property.

NA

Chart class, RotationAngle property.

NA

Chart class, SetChartURL property.

Use the ChartURL property.

Chart class, ShowCrossHair property.

NA

Chart class, Style property.

NA

Chart class, StyleSheet property.

NA

Chart class, SubTitleAlignment property.

Use the TitleAlignment property that controls the alignment of both title and subtitle.

Chart class, XAxisCross property.

NA

Chart class, XAxisCrossPoint property.

NA

Chart class, XAxisLabelOrient property.

NA

Chart class, XAxisScaleResolution property.

NA

Chart class, XAxisStyle property.

NA

Chart class, XAxisTitleOrient property.

NA

Chart class, XAxisTitleStyle property.

NA

Chart class, XRotationAngle property.

NA

Chart class, YAxisCrossPoint property.

NA

Chart class, YAxisLabelOrient property.

NA

Chart class, YAxisScaleResolution property.

NA

Chart class, YAxisStyle property.

NA

Chart class, YAxisTitleOrient property.

NA

Chart class, YAxisTitleStyle property.

NA

Chart class, YRotationAngle property.

NA

Chart class, ZRotationAngle property.

NA

Gantt class, Refresh method

Gantt class, SetTaskAppData method

Gantt class, SetTaskData method

Gantt class, SetDayFormat method: %Chart_DayFormat_DOY_2Digit constant.

This constant has been deprecated; if specified, it defaults to %Chart_DayFormat.

Gantt class, SetHourFormat method.

The hour format is determined by a user's personalization settings.

Gantt class, SetLegend method.

NA

Gantt class, SetMinuteFormat method.

The minute format is determined by a user's personalization settings.

Gantt class, SetSecondFormat method.

The second format is determined by a user's personalization settings.

Gantt class, SetTableXScrollbar method.

NA

Gantt class, SetTaskExpanded method.

NA

Gantt class, SetTaskHints method.

NA

Gantt class, SetYearFormat method: %Chart_YearFormat constant.

This constant has been deprecated; if specified, it defaults to %Chart_YearFormat _4Digit.

Gantt class, DataEndDateTime property.

NA

Gantt class, DataStartDateTime property.

NA

Gantt class, DataStartRow property.

NA

Gantt class, DataWidth property.

NA

Gantt class, HasLegend property.

NA

Gantt class, ImageMap property.

NA

Gantt class, IsPlainImage property.

NA

Gantt class, LegendPosition property.

NA

Gantt class, LegendStyle property.

NA

Gantt class, MainTitle property.

NA

Gantt class, MainTitleStyle property.

NA

Gantt class, RevertToPre850 property.

NA

Gantt class, StyleSheet property.

NA

Gantt class, XAxisPosition property.

NA

Gantt class, YAxisPosition property.

NA

Query class, RunToTemplate method

No longer supported. This method remains in PeopleTools for PeopleSoft internal use only and should not be implemented in PeopleCode programs.

Session class, Connect method

%Session system variable

Session class FindTree, FindTreeStructure methods

GetTree, GetTreeStructure session class methods (respectively)

ShouldSuppressCREF function

NA

Tree collection

All tree collection methods and properties have been deprecated. Use GetTree to access a tree instead.

Tree structure collection

All tree structure collection methods and properties have been deprecated. Use GetTreeStructure to access a tree structure instead.

Item tree branch collection method, and the First, Last, and Next tree branch collection properties

NA

Tree class methods:

  • FindNextDisplayObject

  • FindPreviousDisplayObject

NA

Tree class properties:

  • CheckLeafUserData

  • DisplayLeaf

  • DisplayNode

  • IsReadOnly

NA

In PeopleTools 8.57, the DialGauge class including its methods and properties is not supported.

As of PeopleTools 8.50, a number of BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) classes, methods and properties have been deprecated. These items remain in PeopleTools for backward compatibility only.

Deprecated BI Publisher Methods

Deprecated Method

Use Instead

ReportDefn class, SetRuntimeDataRowset method

Note: The rowset data source has been deprecated.

Convert the rowset to an XML file—for example, using the file layout capabilities of the File class is one way to accomplish this. Then, use the SetRuntimeDataXMLFile method of the ReportDefn class to process the XML file as a data source.

ReportDefn class, SetRuntimeDataXMLDoc method

Note: The XmlDoc data source has been deprecated.

Convert the XmlDoc object to an XML file—for example, using the genXmlFile method of the XmlDoc class is one way to accomplish. Then, use the SetRuntimeDataXMLFile method of the ReportDefn class to process the XML file as a data source.

Note: The rowset data source has been deprecated.

RowsetDS class:

  • AddXMLData method

  • AddXSDSchema method

  • GetXMLData method

  • GetXSDSchema method

  • RowsetDS method

Convert the rowset to an XML file—for example, using the file layout capabilities of the File class is one way to accomplish this. Then, use the SetRuntimeDataXMLFile method of the ReportDefn class to process the XML file as a data source.

Deprecated BI Publisher Properties

Deprecated Property

Use Instead

OutputEditable

Use the Report Definition-Definition page (PSXPRPTPROP) to set report properties to override global properties.

As of PeopleTools 8.50, a number of BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) classes, methods and properties are no longer supported. These items remain in PeopleTools for PeopleSoft internal use only and should not be implemented in PeopleCode programs.

  • All methods and properties of the DataSourceDefn class.

  • Certain methods and properties of the ReportDefn class.

  • All methods and properties of the TemplateDefn class.

  • All methods and properties of the TemplateFile class.

  • All methods and properties of the TranslationFile class.

  • All methods of the XMLPManager class.

  • All methods of the QueryDS class.

  • All methods and properties of the EFTPRocessor class.

  • All methods and properties of the FOProcessor class.

  • All methods and properties of the FormProcessor class.

  • All methods and properties of the FOUtility class.

  • All methods and properties of the PDFMapTool class.

  • All methods and properties of the RTFProcessor class.

DataSourceDefn Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

DataSourceDefn(DataSourceID, DataSourceType, Public)

NA

Get()

NA

GetData(&PromptRecord)

NA

GetSampleData()

NA

GetSchema

NA

DataSourceDefn Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

ActiveFlag

NA

Description

NA

IsPublic

NA

LastUpdatedBy

NA

LastUpdateDTTM

NA

Name

NA

ObjectOwnerId

NA

RegisteredBy

NA

RegisteredDTTM

NA

Type

NA

ReportDefn Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

GetActiveTemplatesByDistributionChannel(DistributionChannel, AsOfDate)

NA

GetDataSource()

NA

GetDefaultTemplate()

NA

GetTemplate(TemplateID)

NA

GetTemplateList()

NA

ProcessEtextReport(TemplateID, LanguageCd, AsOfDate)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

ReportDefn Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

AllowRecipientEntry

NA

AllowViewerEntry

NA

ArchiveAfter

NA

BurstFieldName

NA

CategoryId

NA

ID

NA

IsReadOnly

NA

LastUpdateDTTM

NA

LastUpdatedOprId

NA

ObjectOwnerId

NA

RegisteredBy

NA

RegisteredDTTM

NA

SecurityFieldName

NA

SecurityIdType

NA

SecurityJoinTable

NA

TemplateControlFieldName

NA

TemplateDefn Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

TemplateDefn(TemplateID)

NA

Get()

NA

GetActiveTemplateFile(AsOfDate)

NA

GetTemplateFile()

NA

GetTemplateFileList()

NA

TemplateDefn Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

Description

NA

DistributionChannel

NA

ID

NA

IsReadOnly

NA

IsSubTemplate

NA

LanguageCode

NA

LastUpdateDTTM

NA

LastUpdatedOprId

NA

ObjectOwnerId

NA

RegisteredBy

NA

RegisteredDTTM

NA

ReportCategoryId

NA

Type

NA

TemplateFile Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

TemplateFile(&TemplateDefn, EffDate)

NA

GetFile()

NA

GetMapFile()

NA

GetTranslationFile(LanguageCD)

NA

GetTranslationFileList()

NA

TemplateFile Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

EffectiveDate

NA

FileName

NA

MapFileName

NA

Status

NA

TranslationFile Class Method

Method

Use Instead

TranslationFile(&TemplateDefn, EffectiveDate, LanguageCode)

NA

GetFile()

NA

TranslationFile Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

Description

NA

FileName

NA

LanguageCode

NA

Status

NA

XMLPManager Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

GetDatasourceDefnList(DataSourceId, DataSourceIdOp, DataSourceType, Owner, Descr, DescrOp, ObjectOwnerId, Active, CaseSensitive)

NA

GetReportDefnList(ReportID, ReportIdOp,Descr, DescrOp , TemplateId,TemplateIdOp, TemplateDescr, TemplateDescrOp, DatasourceType, DataSourceId, DataSourceIdOp, DataSourceOwner, TemplateType, ReportCategoryId, ReportStatus, CaseSensitive)

NA

GetTemplateDefnList(TemplateId, TemplateIdOp, Descr, DescrOp, TemplateType, DistChannel, ReportCategoryId, IsSubtemplate, CaseSensitive)

NA

QueryDS Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

QueryDS()

NA

GetXMLData(&Query, &Rowset, XSDLocation)

NA

GetXMLSampleData(&Query, &Rowset, Rows, XSDLocation)

NA

GetXSDSchema(&Query)

NA

ETFProcessor Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

EFTProcessor()

GenerateOutput(EFTFile, XMLDataFile, OutputFile, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateXSL(RTFTemplateFile, XSLOutputFile, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

EFTProcessor Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

ConfFile

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

ConfProp

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

FOProcessor Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

FOProcessor()

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateMergedOutput(&XSLTemplateFileArray, &XMLDataFileArray, &XliffFileArray, OutputFileName, OutputFormat, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateMergedOutputFO(&FOFIleArray, OutputFile, OutputFormat, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateOutput(XSLTemplateFile, XMLDataFile, XLiffFile, OutputFile, OutputFormat, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateOutputFO(FOFileName, OutputFile, OutputFormat, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

FOProcessor Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

ConfFile

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

ConfProp

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

Locale

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

FormProcessor Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

FormProcessor()

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

ExtractFieldNames(PDFTemplateFileName, IncludeReservedNames, FieldNameArray, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

ExtractFieldValues(PDFTemplateFileName, IncludeReservedNames, FieldValueArray, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

FillForm(PDFTemplateFile, XMLDataFile, PDFOutputFile, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

FormProcessor Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

ConfFile

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

ConfProp

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

Locale

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

FOUtility Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

FOUtility()

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateFO(XSLFile, XMLDataFile, OutputFOFile, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

MergeFOs(&FOFileArray, OutputFOFile, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

FOUtility Class Property

Property

Use Instead

Prop

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

PDFMapTool Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

PDFMapTool()

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

EnableMap(XSDFile, PDFTemplateFile, XMLInputFile, PDFOutputFile)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

extractMap(PDFFile, OutMapFile)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

processForm(PDFTemplateFile, XMLDataFile, MapFile, OutputPDFFile)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

PDFMapTool Class Property

Property

Use Instead

Locale

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

RTFProcessor Class Methods

Method

Use Instead

RTFProcessor()

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateXSL(RTFTemplateFile, XSLOutputFile, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

GenerateXSLXliff(RTFTemplateName, XSLOutputFile, XliffOutputFile, Error)

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

RTFProcessor Class Properties

Property

Use Instead

ConfFile

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

ConfProp

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

Locale

ReportDefn class, ProcessReport method

In PeopleTools 8.48, messaging changed significantly. Many of the messaging PeopleCode functions, methods and properties are either deprecated or no longer supported, or their syntax changed.

See Understanding Message Classes.

See PeopleSoft Integration Broker Metadata.

Changed Messaging PeopleCode

The following are still valid, however, their syntax changed significantly.

  • CreateMessage built-in function

  • IntBroker class, GetMessageErrors method

  • IntBroker class, SetMessageError method

Deprecated Messaging PeopleCode Built-in Functions

The following table lists the deprecated messaging PeopleCode built-in functions, as well as the method that should be used instead.

Deprecated Function

Replacement Method

CancelPubHeaderXmlDoc

IntBroker class method Cancel, specifying a message type of %IntBroker_BRK

CancelPubXmlDoc

IntBroker class method Cancel, specifying a message type of %IntBroker_PUB

CancelSubXmlDoc

IntBroker class method Cancel, specifying a message type of %IntBroker_SUB

ConnectorRequest

IntBroker class method ConnectorRequest

ConnectorRequestURL

IntBroker class method ConnectorRequestURL

GetMessage

IntBroker class method GetMessage

GetMessageXmlDoc

Message class method GetXmlDoc

GetPubHeaderXmlDoc

IntBroker class method GetMessage specifying a message type of %IntBroker_BRK

GetPubXmlDoc

IntBroker class method GetMessage specifying a message type of %IntBroker_PUB

GetSubXmlDoc

IntBroker class method GetMessage specifying a message type of %IntBroker_SUB

GetSyncLogData

IntBroker class method GetSyncLogData

InBoundPublishXmlDoc

IntBroker class method InboundPublish

IsMessageActive

IntBroker class method IsOperationActive

PublishXmlDoc

IntBroker class method Publish

ReSubmitPubHeaderXmlDoc

IntBroker class method Resubmit specifying a message type of %IntBroker_BRK

ReSubmitPubXmlDoc

IntBroker class method Resubmit specifying a message type of %IntBroker_PUB

ReSubmitSubXmlDoc

IntBroker class method Resubmit specifying a message type of %IntBroker_SUB

SetChannelStatue

IntBroker class method SetQueueStatus

SyncRequestXmlDoc

IntBroker class method SyncRequest

UpdateXmlDoc

IntBroker class method UpdateXmlDoc

The following built-in functions are no longer supported. You will receive an error if you try to use them in a PeopleCode program.

  • CreateWSDLMessage

  • GetArchPubHeaderXmlDoc

  • GetArchPubXmlDoc

  • GetArchSubXmlDoc

  • GetArchSubXmlDoc

  • GetArchSyncLogData

  • GetSyncLogData

Note: ReturnToServer is a special case of a built-in function that's no longer supported. The deprecated handler for OnRequest subscriptions cannot be upgraded. ReturnToServer can only be used in an OnRequest event fired using the deprecated handler. This means that ReturnToServer no longer works and is not valid in any case other than when the code has already been written and used in a deprecated handler.

Deprecated Message Class Methods and Properties

The following are the Message class methods and properties that have been deprecated.

Deprecated Method

Replacement Method

GetQueryString

IBConnectorInfo collection GetQueryStringArgName method

InBoundPublish

IntBroker class InBoundPublish method

Publish

IntBroker class Publish method

SetQueryString

IBConnectorInfo collection AddQueryStringArg method

SetStatus

IntBroker class SetStatus method

SyncRequest

IntBroker class SyncRequest method

Update

IntBroker class Update method

The following are the Message class properties that have been deprecated.

Deprecated Property

Replacement Property

ChannelName

Message class QueueName property

Cookies

IBConnectorInfo collection Cookies property

DefaultMessageVersion

Message class OperationVersion property

GUID

Message class TransactionId property

IsActive

Message class IsOperationActive property

PubId

Message class QueueSeqId property

SubName

Message class ActionName property

SubscriptionProcessId

Message class TransactionId property

MessageChannel

IBInfo class MessageQueue property

MessageType

IBInfo class OperationType property

The following Message class properties are no longer supported. You will receive an error if you try to use them in your PeopleCode program.

  • MessageDetail

  • PublicationId

Additional Messaging Deprecated Methods and Properties

The following additional methods and properties are either deprecated or no longer supported:

  • The IBInfo class method LoadConnectorPropFromTrx is no longer supported.

  • The IBInfo class MessageChannel property has been deprecated. Use the IBInfo class MessageQueue property instead.

  • The IBInfo class PublicationID property is no longer supported.

Integration Broker Web Service Discovery Class No Longer Supported

The Integration Broker Web Service Discovery class is no longer supported. The following methods are empty and should not be used.

  • FindCIWebServices

  • FindMsgWebServices

  • FindWebServices

  • GetCIWebServiceWSDL

  • GetMsgWebServiceWSDL

  • GetWSDL

The following functions no longer work. You will receive an error if you try to use them in your PeopleCode program.

Function

Description

%MessageAgent

Used with Message Agent activities

ChDir

Used only on the client with DOS

ChDrive

Used only on the client with DOS

CheckMenuItem

Used with menu items

Codeb

Used before true Unicode integration

DBCSTrim

Used before true Unicode integration

Findb

Used before true Unicode integration

GetControl

Used with ActiveX controls

GetControlOccurence

Used with ActiveX controls

GetCwd

Used only on the client with DOS

GetMessageInstance

Used with messaging

GetPubContractInstance

Used with messaging

GetSelectedTreeNode

Used with dynamic trees

GetSubContractInstance

Used with messaging

GetTreeNodeParent

Used with dynamic trees

GetTreeNodeRecordName

Used with dynamic trees

IsDisconnectedClient

Used with PeopleSoft Mobile Agent.

MSFGetNextNumber

Used with PeopleSoft Mobile Agent.

Lenb

Used before true Unicode integration

RefreshTree

Used with dynamic trees

ScheduleProcess

Used with PeopleSoft Process Scheduler

Substringb

Used before true Unicode integration

UnCheckMenuItem

Used with menu items

WinEscape

Used only on client

WinExec

Used only on client

The first column in the following table lists built-in PeopleCode functions that existed prior to PeopleTools 8.0. The second column lists the new method or property that should be used instead of the deprecated function. The existing functions still work in PeopleTools 8.0, however, they are being retained for backward compatibility only. New applications should be created using the new classes, methods, and properties.

Deprecated Function

Use Instead

ActiveRowCount

Rowset class, ActiveRowCount property

ClearSearchDefault

Field class, SearchDefault property

ClearSearchEdit

Field class, SearchEdit property

CompareLikeFields

Record class, CompareFields method

CopyFields

Record class, CopyFieldsTo method or CopyChangedFieldsTo method

CopyRow

Row class, CopyTo method

CurrEffDt

Rowset class, DeleteEnabled property

CurrEffRowNum

Row class, RowNumber property in combination with Rowset class, GetCurrEffRow method

CurrEffSeq

Rowset class, EffSeq property

CurrentRowNumber

Row class, RowNumber property

DeleteRecord

Record class, Delete method

DeleteRow

Rowset class, DeleteRow method

FetchValue

Field class, Value property

FieldChanged

Field class, IsChanged property

GetRelField

Field class, GetRelated method

GetStoredFormat

Field class, StoredFormat property

Gray

Field class, Enabled property

Hide

Field class, Visible property

HideRow

Row class, Visible property

HideScroll

Rowset class, HideAllRows method

InsertRow

Rowset class, InsertRow method

IsHidden

Row class, Visible property

NextEffDt

GetNextEffRow().REC.FIELD.Value

NextRelEffDt

GetNextEffRow.()REC.FIELD.GetRelated(rec.field).value

PriorEffDt

GetPriorEffRow().REC.Field.Value

PriorRelEffDt

GetPriorEffRow().REC.FIELD.GetRelated(rec.field).value

RecordChanged

Record class, IsChanged property

RecordDeleted

Record class, IsDeleted property

RecordNew

Row class, IsNew property

RemoteCall for Application Engine

CallAppEngine function

RowFlush

Rowset class, FlushRow method

RowScrollSelect

Rowset class, Select method

RowScrollSelectNew

Rowset class, SelectNew method

ScrollFlush

Rowset class, Flush method

ScrollSelect

Rowset class, Select method

ScrollSelectNew

Rowset class, SelectNew method

SetDefault

Field class, SearchDefault property

SetDefaultAll

Rowset class, SetDefault method

SetDefaultNext

GetNextEffRow().REC.FIELD.SetDefault()

SetDefaultNextRel

GetNextEffRow().REC.Field.GetRelated(REC.FIELD).SetDefault()

SetDefaultPrior

GetPriorEffRow().REC.FIELD.SetDefault()

SetDefaultPriorRel

GetPriorEffRow().REC.Field.GetRelated(REC.FIELD).SetDefault()

SetDisplayFormat

Field class, DisplayFormat property

SetLabel

Field class, Label property

SetSearchDefault

Field class SearchDefault property

SetSearchEdit

Field class, SearchEdit property

SetTracePC

If using API (Session object), use Trace Setting class properties.

SetTraceSQL

If using API (Session object), use Trace Setting class properties.

SortScroll

Rowset class, Sort method

TotalRowCount

Rowset class, RowCount property

Ungray

Field class, Enabled property

UnHide

Field class, Visible property

UnHideRow

Row class, Visible property

UnhideScroll

Rowset class, ShowAllRows method

UpdateValue

Field class, Value property

In PeopleTools 8.1, the names of some of the object definitions in Application Designer changed. The names of related built-in functions have changed accordingly.

The first table lists the old terms and new terms.

In the second table, the left column lists the old names of the functions, system variables, or reserved words. The right column lists the new names. The old functions, system variables, and reserved words in this table still work in PeopleTools; however, they have been deprecated and are being retained for backward compatibility only. New applications should be created using the new functions, system variables, and reserved words.

Old Term

New Term

Operator

User

Panel

Page

Panel Group

Component

Business Component

Component Interface

Deprecated Function, System Variable or Reserved Word

New Function, System Variable or Reserved Word

DoModalPanelGroup built-in function

DoModalComponent built-in function

GetNextNumberWithGaps

GetNextNumberWithGapsCommit built-in function

IsModalPanelGroup built-in function

IsModalComponent built-in function

IsOperatorInClass built-in function

IsUserInPermissionList built-in function

PanelGroupChanged built-in function

ComponentChanged built-in function

ScheduleProcess built-in function

CreateProcessRequest built-in function

SetNextPanel built-in function

SetNextPage built-in function

TransferPanel built-in function

TransferPage built-in function

%OperatorClass System Variable

%PrimaryPermissionList System Variable

%OperatorID System Variable

%UserId System Variable

%OperatorRowLevelSecurityClass System Variable

%RowSecurityPermissionList System Variable

%Panel System Variable

%Page System Variable

%PanelGroup System Variable

%Component System Variable

PANEL reserved word

PAGE reserved word

PANELGROUP reserved word

COMPONENT reserved word

PanelGroup variable declaration

Component variable declaration

Business Components are now named Component Interfaces. Therefore, for Component Interfaces, the old reserved word, methods, and system variables are no longer valid. You must use the new reserved word, methods, or system variables.

No Longer Valid

Use Instead

COMPONENT reserved word

COMPINTFC reserved word

GetComponent method

GetCompIntfc method

FindComponent method

FindCompIntfcs method

%Component system variable

%CompIntfc system variable