Milestones Professional Automation: C# Automation Example

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This is an example of using Milestones Professional’s OLE Automation interface with the C# programming language.

Contents of WebPage.ASPX:

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeFile="WebPage.aspx.cs" Inherits="WebPage" Debug="true" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC “-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN” “http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd”>

<html xmlns=”http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml”>
<head runat=”server”>
<title></title>
</head>
<body>
<form id=”form1″ runat=”server”>
<div>

<p></p>Welcome to the Milestones C# Sample<p>
</p><img src=http://yourwebsite.com/images/samplex.png>

</div>

</form>
</body>
</html>


Contents of WebPage.aspx.cs:

using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Web;
using System.Web.UI;
using System.Web.UI.WebControls;

public partial class WebPage : System.Web.UI.Page
{
protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
{
System.Type oType = System.Type.GetTypeFromProgID("Milestones");

object o = System.Activator.CreateInstance(oType);

oType.InvokeMember("Activate", System.Reflection.BindingFlags.InvokeMethod, null, o, new object[] { });
oType.InvokeMember("Use20Columns", System.Reflection.BindingFlags.InvokeMethod, null, o, new object[] { });
oType.InvokeMember("PutCell", System.Reflection.BindingFlags.InvokeMethod, null, o, new object[] { "1", "1", "From ASP.NET" });
oType.InvokeMember("PutCell", System.Reflection.BindingFlags.InvokeMethod, null, o, new object[] { "2", "1", "&sysdate" });
oType.InvokeMember("PutCell", System.Reflection.BindingFlags.InvokeMethod, null, o, new object[] { "3", "1", "&systime" });
oType.InvokeMember("SaveBitmap", System.Reflection.BindingFlags.InvokeMethod, null, o, new object[] { @"c:\inetpub\yourwebsite.com\images\samplex.png" });

oType.InvokeMember("Close", System.Reflection.BindingFlags.InvokeMethod, null, o, new object[] { "nosave"});

oType = null;
o = null;
}
}


Contents of web.config


<?xml version="1.0"?>

<!--
For more information on how to configure your ASP.NET application, please visit
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=169433
-->

<configuration>

<system.webServer>
<modules runAllManagedModulesForAllRequests="true"/>
</system.webServer>
</configuration>