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Saturday, May 9, 2015
Forms 6i Icons Do Not
Display on Windows 7
In the name of
Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful
Praise be to
Allah, blessing and peace be upon our prophet Mohammed, his family and his
companions. After that,
In respect to fulfilling
customer's requests on a daily basis, your customer may ask you to make
his old forms version application ' forms 6i' works on his laptop or his
windows 7 work office PC.
Many issues you will face concerning
compatibility between Oracle forms and Windows 7 operating system.
The Oracle Form icons issue is
a significant issue for your forms application. If your form icons
do not display icon images, then your whole project will be stuck.
Key Problem: Oracle forms 6i Icons Do Not Display on Windows
Key Reason: The reason of
this issue is as a result of either the path of the form's icon parameter is Not Set correctly or it is not initially created before running your form.
On the other hand, if you verified that your iconic parameter is exist and set correctly with the appropriate folder name and path, then most probably it's a compatibility issue of using such old form version
with newer operating system version.
Start menu > Choose Run > enter regedit, and click OK.
· Close all your Oracle forms.
that the UI_ICON is set correctly:
operating system "Windows7 32 Bit" then follow the Registry
\ SOFTWARE \ ORACLE"
operating system"Windows7 64 Bit" then follow the Registry
oIf you found it Double click UI_ICON key to open or edit it > copy the path of
your image folder and reset UI_ICON
key the paths of your icon folder
oIf not found then you have to manually Create a Registry
Key string: UI_ICON
click UI_ICON key to set the
correct path for your button icon images.
·Second, Search for the Oracle forms 6i executable file
name: “IFBLD60.EXE” right click the file
under “File Properties“ -> “Compatibility” tab : you have a check box option > “Run
this program in compatibility mode” you had a check mark on this option during
installation process to start; now you have to “uncheck” it.
· Reopen your old
Oracle forms 6i, you will be able to see your icons in Forms run-time.
·Client/server Forms uses the' .ico' format for icons.
·Specifying the icon name in the property palette of your form;
just put the 'open' not 'open.ico'.
Hope this helps…
My success only
comes from Allah,
pls. note your comments and suggestions are great help for me in progress
thanks in advance.