Chapter No.1 Introduction of Oracle Form Builder

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Oracle Form Builder is using for making data entry form or screens. By using Oracle Form Builder we can make any type of data entry screen that will use for any purpose. Basically there are three main things that we will use to develop the application.

First Oracle Database that is using for creating the tables, views, trigger and second Oracle Form Builder will use for as a front screen to provide the GUI interface to user to store the data in database and third is Oracle Report Builder that we will use to view that data as a print out.

We will develop a simple inventory control system step by step by using these three technologies. In this portion we will design screens by using Oracle Forms Builder. In order to making application please use these steps for starting Oracle Form Builder.

In Next Chapter You Will Learn How to make tables in oracle database for development.

  1. Make sure that Oracle Form Builder is installed properly; you can install Oracle Form Builder and Oracle Reports Builder by using software “Oracle developer 2000 6i”.
  2. When Oracle Form Builder installed the double click on “\BIN\ifbld60.EXE” and open Oracle Form Builder.
  3. Make sure that it is connected with Oracle Database properly, to check this just press “CTRL+J” a dialog box will open give user name, password and Host name and press OK button.
  4. If there will no error then it will sure that you are connected with database.

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