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Windward

Wrappers for .NET

Overview

Windward allows calling the .NET engine directly from several wrappers, including C++, COM and VB6.  However, support is limited to the Windward API only.  

 

The wrappers are provided in each section below.  Windward does not provide support for this code.

Details

The files in this directory are wrappers that call the WindwardReports.dll library

WindwardReportsCPP.dll - call from Microsoft C++ (standard or managed C++).

To use WindwardReportsCPP.dll you must:

  1. Install the .net engine (we recommend you install the DLLs in the GAC).
  2. Download the C++ wrapper.

WindwardReportsCOM.dll - call using Windows COM.

To use WindwardReportsCOM.dll you must:

  1. Install the .net engine (we recommend you install the DLLs in the GAC).
  2. Download and compile the COM wrapper.
  3. Register WindwardReportsCOM.dll using regasm.exe (details at http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/libr...=vs.71%29.aspx).
  4. Deploy WindwardReportsCOM.dll to the GAC.

WindwardReportsVB6.dll

  1. To use WindwardReportsVB6.dll you must:
  2. Install the .net engine (we recommend you install the DLLs in the GAC).
  3. Download the VB6 wrapper.
  4. Install WindwardReportsCOM.dll (see above).
  5. Register WindwardReportsVB6.dll using regsvr32.exe.
  6. Deploy WindwardReportsCOM.dll to the GAC.
  7. The license key must be placed in VB6.exe.config in the same directory as VB6.exe.
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