[Webinar] Streamline your web hosting managementRegister Today

x
  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 4517
  • Last Modified:

ORACLE

Good Day,

I have two forms, called form1 and form2.
Form1 contains a button, which has a trigger (when-button-pressed), this trigger contains the following code: OPEN_FORM('form2');

When I run form1 and click the button the following error appears: FRM-400010: Cannot read from Form2.

Both of these forms are on the same directory in the same folder. I have checked that the form name is correct.

Help,
Mary.
0
maryeb
Asked:
maryeb
  • 3
  • 2
  • 2
  • +4
1 Solution
 
maryebAuthor Commented:
I have two forms, called form1 and form2.
Form1 contains a button, which has a trigger (when-button-pressed), this trigger contains the following
code: OPEN_FORM('form2');

When I run form1 and click the button the following error appears: FRM-400010: Cannot read from Form2.

Both of these forms are on the same directory in the same folder. I have checked that the form name
is correct
0
 
bkmCommented:
Do you have a compiled copy of the form in that directory? And this directory should be in the path, unless you are mentioning the complete path to open the form.

*********From Forms Help *********

FRM-40010:  Cannot read form %s.

Cause:     One of the following:

1. You entered a nonexistent form name.

2. You typed an incomplete path.

3. You do not have the proper privileges to run the form.

4. You do not have a compiled copy of the form.

Action:     Retype the form name correctly, provide the proper path name, compile the form, or contact the DBA.
**************************
0
 
maryebAuthor Commented:
Will the compiled copy have the extension .fmx if so I can see the form1.fmx and form2.fmx in the same directory and same folder as form1.fmb and form2.fmb

What do you mean this directory should be in the path. What path?

Mary.
0
The new generation of project management tools

With monday.com’s project management tool, you can see what everyone on your team is working in a single glance. Its intuitive dashboards are customizable, so you can create systems that work for you.

 
renurajCommented:
directory should have been specified in windows registry in
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/ORACLE
FORMS60_PATH (if you are using Forms6.0).

Regards,
0
 
bkmCommented:
Yep..

FORMS60_PATH in the resitry
0
 
M-AliCommented:
Strange!

Try this out:
Specify the entire path in Open_Form, for example:

OPEN_FORM('C:\MyFiles\Form2.fmx');

If this works, your path setting is not correct.


Ali
0
 
maryebAuthor Commented:
I tried

OPEN_FORM('C:\MyFiles\Form2.fmx')

and it works.
0
 
Helena Markováprogrammer-analystCommented:
Hi maryeb,

you've got good answers. What's the problem ?
0
 
MindphaserCommented:
Please update and finalize this old, open question. Please:

1) Award points ... if you need Moderator assistance to split points, comment here with details please or advise us in Community Support with a zero point question and this question link.
2) Ask us to delete it if it has no value to you or others
3) Ask for a refund so that we can move it to our PAQ at zero points if it did not help you but may help others.

EXPERT INPUT WITH CLOSING RECOMMENDATIONS IS APPRECIATED IF ASKER DOES NOT RESPOND.

Thanks,

** Mindphaser - Community Support Moderator **

P.S.  Click your Member Profile, choose View Question History to go through all your open and locked questions to update them.
0
 
DanRollinsCommented:
Recommended disposition:
    Accept M-Ali's comment(s) as an answer.

DanRollins -- EE database cleanup volunteer
0
 
MindphaserCommented:
Force accepted

** Mindphaser - Community Support Moderator **
0

Featured Post

2018 Annual Membership Survey

Here at Experts Exchange, we strive to give members the best experience. Help us improve the site by taking this survey today! (Bonus: Be entered to win a great tech prize for participating!)

  • 3
  • 2
  • 2
  • +4
Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now