Clean Up your Code with Visual Expert

Visual Expert assists with dead code eliminationton as well as removal of duplicate code and obsolete features.

Why Perform Code Cleanup?

Code cleanup helps to optimize the program structure and size, and reduce code compilation time.
This way, the developers can avoid execution of irrelevant operations.

Remove Dead Code

This feature is available to find and remove unused objects and items in PowerBuilder code.
You can also locate and remove unused components for Oracle PL/SQL and SQL Server Transact-SQL code.

Expected Result

For Unused Objects, Methods and Variables

The lists shown below identify the items for which, no reference was found in the code.

Find unused PowerBuilder Objects

Remove Duplicate Code

This feature is available to find and remove duplicate components in PowerBuilder code.
You can also identify and remove similar items for Oracle PL/SQL and SQL Server Transact-SQL code.

Expected Result

The objects shown below have the same type, same name, and same target.
Their respective PBLs are indicated on the right.

Find duplicated PowerBuilder Objects

Remove Deprecated Features

This feature is available to find and remove all obsolete features in your PowerBuilder applications.

Expected Result

For References to a given PB Feature

The "Impact Analyses" macro can show where any PB feature, as well as any other item (OLE object, stored procedure, web service, etc.) is used in the code.

Remove Obsolete PowerBuilder Features

 

Code Cleanup Tutorials

  • Remove Dead Code
  • Remove Duplicate Code
  • Remove Deprecate Features
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