AthTek WebXone-- Convert Desktop Programs to Web Applications

Convert C/S Program to B/S Application

Cross-platform software applications are welcome by most of the users. But it was not an easy work to convert desktop programs to web applications. Fortunately, software developers can use WebXone to convert desktop programs to web applications efficiently. With AthTek WebXone, software developers can fast generate web applications based on existing desktop projects. On this page, you will read how to convert desktop programs to web applications by WebXone. It is highly recommended to test the free trial version for 24 hours before registration!

Licensed version includes but not limit to:
* Full function for web app development without any limitation;
* Free technical support for 3 months;
* Gift licenses for Code to FlowChart and Auto Code Generator.

Convert Desktop Programs to Web Applications

1. Download and unzip
Please download the free trial version of WebXone at HERE and unzip it to your computer. You should see 4 folders as follow:
Folders in WebXone

  • Public (necessary): library files for development.
  • WWW (necessary): WebXone files which need to be uploaded to server.
  • Tools: EXE decompiler and others.
  • Tutorial: users' manuals for WebXone and WXOConfig.

  • 2. Deploy WebXone to your desktop application project
    For C++Builder/VC/PowerBuilder projects, please copy the specified file from ...\WebXone\Public\ to the same folder to the root of your project. There should be some more actions which you can learn from the user guide of WebXone.
    WebXone and C++Builder

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    3. Convert desktop program to web application
    Run wxoConfig.exe in ...\WebXone\WWW\ and choose output directory to ...\WebXone\WWW\. Open the created exe file (hello.exe in this case). Remove all the other items except for hello.exe in wxoConfig.exe.
    Convert Desktop Program to Web Application

    Then press the Generate button (third one in tool bar) to generate a web application based on hello.exe. Till now, you have already converted the desktop program to web application.

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    4. Upload the converted web application to web server
    Simply upload the converted web application together with _defaultindex.htm andsetup.exe in .../WebXone/WWW/ to a same place on web server, and then your visitors would be able to visit the web app directly through web browsers. If it was the first time they visit your converted web application based on desktop program, the visitors will be asked to install a WebXone-compatible plug-in to load the web application correctly (first time only).
    Web application based on desktop program

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    System Requirements

    OS Linux Server, Windowns Server, Other Web Servers
    Processor 1GHz Intel/AMD processor or above
    RAM 256MB RAM (512MB or above recommended)
    Free Hard Disk 100MB space for installation
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    Users' Review

    • It is an intelligent web based app creator. I can use it to development various applications for my website with C and Delphi directly! Jesus, what a sharp tool! I will suggest you guys to make the created apps compatible with Mac OS in the following updates. Thanks for all!
      ----------- Rajesh from Delhi

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    AthTek WebXone is an advanced RIA builder which can convert C/S type program to B/S type web app. It enables software developers to create web based applications directly in C++Builder, VC, VB, Delphi and PowerBuilder.


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