The COBOL application includes a browser control to display a certain web page. When the application is executed from AcuToWeb the web page does not display. The browser is blank.
There are two conditions for a web page to display in the browser control when running under AcuToWeb.
1. The browser must use the complete URL. Entering "microfocus.com" won't work, but entering "https://www.microfocus.com" displays the page.
2. AcuToWeb executes COBOL programs in a frame, consequently the web page must be able to run in a frame. For example these common web pages do not run in a frame:
But this one does:
Note that the exact behavior varies. Internet Explorer provides an error message that the content cannot be displayed in a frame, and provides a link to open it in a new window. Chrome and Firefox simply display nothing.