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1959641 - PowerDesigner: Error when executing Spell Checker


  1. Migrate PDM from older version to 16.1 or above
  2. Open the  PDM in PowerDesigner.
  3. In workspace right click a table, select Spell Check.  Get the following error:

Error #13 was generated by Microsoft.VisualBasic
Conversion from string "PowerDesigner - Spell Checker" to type 'Double' is not valid.

  • PowerDesigner freezes. You need go to Task Manager to kill PowerDesigner



  • SAP  PowerDesigner 16.x and greater
  • Sybase PowerAMC 16.x and greater


SAP PowerDesigner 16.5 ; SAP Sybase PowerDesigner 16.1


SpellChecker PD PAMC Physical Data Model, CR#815012,  815012 , CR815012 , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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