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Tips for Debugging Siebel eScript or Siebel VB (Doc ID 476793.1)

Last updated on APRIL 20, 2021

Applies to:

Siebel Tools - Version 8.0 [20405] to 17.0 [IP2017] [Release V8 to V17]
Siebel Tools - Version 17.0 [IP2017] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Area(s):Siebel VB/eScript/COM

Keywords:eScript, script, debug, code, browser script, javascript, Siebel VB, trace, traceon, log

This document was previously published as Siebel Technical Note 552.
Checked for Relevance on 06-Nov-2018


This Technical Note describes some helpful tips for debugging script written in Siebel VB or Siebel eScript for your implementation of Siebel applications. Oracle highly recommends that you also review <Document 477766.1>, for additional tips and best practices related to scripting in your Siebel application.


This document is informational and intended for any user.


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In this Document
 Use the Debugger Available in Siebel Tools
 Use File Writes To Create a Quick Debug Log
 Write to a Pop-up Window from Browser Script
 Confirm That Objects Are Created Successfully
 Use Object Manager Script Tracing
 Confirm That Methods and Events Are Used Appropriately in Server and Browser Script
 Consider a Siebel Solution Support Engineering Code Review

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