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Wednesday, 27. August 2014

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Some notes on Word automation and showing Bookmarks

The Wiert Corner – Though I’ve done this automation in Delphi, this applies to automation from any development platform. In this particular project, the documents used Bookmarks. Those have changed over time, so has the Word support for it. From Word 2000 until Word you could disable the showing of Bookmarks by ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 05:00
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Don't miss the RAD Studio US and Canada Tour – See it in person or online

Delphi Insider – You’re invited to join Embarcadero at a live in person or online event to see what’s coming in RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder.Experience RAD Studio live in New York, Montreal, Santa Monica, Vancouver or Toronto If you are near one of these cities or will be in the area between September 9-11, ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Tim Del Chiaro @ 03:06

Tuesday, 26. August 2014

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The Denmark Workshop is Filling Up

The Delphi Geek – If you are still deciding whether to attend my workshop, you should hurry up. The organizers have notified me that there are only few places left as there are some physical constraints they have to observe, namely how many people fit in the conference room ;) BTW, if you are interested in the ...
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Some notes on Word automation and protected documents

The Wiert Corner – Though I’ve done this automation in Delphi, this applies to automation from any development platform. In this particular project, I had to update Word documents. That is fine, unless your documents are protected. You can find out if a document is protected by probing the ProtectionType ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jeroen Pluimers @ 05:00

Monday, 25. August 2014

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Finally some language-level improvements?

TURBU Tech – It would not be unfair to characterize the last few Delphi releases as All Mobile, All The Time.  And as cool as that is for mobile developers, those of us still working in VCL land have sort of felt like we’re getting the short end of the stick.  The last time anything significant was added ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Mason Wheeler @ 21:30
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So what was up with the forums?

TURBU Tech – Looks like the Embarcadero forums are back up now.  I know they’ve been down for a while, but has it really been more than a month?
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Mason Wheeler @ 21:08
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My "Sip from the Firehose" blog has moved to the new Embarcadero Community blog…

Sip from the Firehose – Just a note - this is the last blog post on my EDN Wordpress blog server. We have migrated all of our blog posts over to the new Community 3.0’s EasyBlog Joomla module. You will find all of our future and past blog posts http://community.embarcadero.com/blogs. You will find my "Sip from the ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 18:47
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DDevExtensions 2.82 and IDE Fix Pack 5.7 released

Andy's Blog – DDevExtensions 2.82 is a rather small update. It fixes the “Switch to the module’s project” incompatibility with XE6 and adds the option to disable alpha-sort for the IDE’s class completion (Ctrl+Shift+C). If alpha-sort class completion is disabled and you press Ctrl+Shift+C all methods from the ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Andreas Hausladen @ 16:43
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Mobile Platforms August 2014

Marco's Tech Blog – Some completely personal consideration (not an Embarcadero point of view) on the current status of mobile platforms, with a few interesting links. Given this is a specific topic, I didn't want to include these in my Delphi bi-weekly blog posts. These are mobile posts with some comments: IDC ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? marcocantu @ 15:56
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Visualize TMS Planner event relations with arrows

TMS Software Blog – It's already for a longer time that our Planner scheduling components supports linking events. That means that when the start time or end time or both times of an event is changed, the start or end time of a linked event will also change. The change in start or end time of linked event will have the ...
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String Hashing Shootout

DelphiTools – Following a recent post by A. Bouchez about an optimized CRC32 hash, I took it as an opportunity to re-run a small String Hashing Shootout on the worst hash function collision torture test I know: ZIP codes in UTF-16 (Delphi’s default String format). Contenders CRC32 using the SynCommons CPU ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Eric Grange @ 10:01
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Small Post, for a (Very) Small App

Te Waka o Delphi – On Saturday I was out and about with my family and found myself inspired to write an app. By Sunday evening, it was done and in the Google Play store. We were in an area of Auckland called Parnell and needed to park the car on street, where a fairly standard “pay and display” system ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jolyon Direnko-Smith @ 07:16

Sunday, 24. August 2014

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VCL Styles Utils – New Feature : Non Client Area Controls

The Road to Delphi – I’m very pleased to introduce a very cool new feature to the VCL Styles Utils project. This is the support for controls in the Non Client Area of the forms through the TNCControls component. Check the next form with the Auric Vcl Style applied. Now the same form but with a set of NC Buttons ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Rodrigo @ 18:59

Saturday, 23. August 2014

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Nullable Types. Not!

Te Waka o Delphi – I recently mentioned that RemObjects have placed their OS X native IDE – a.k.a. Fire – into public beta. I haven’t been using it myself (yet) but have been following developments in the RemObjects Talk forums with interest, and a new feature in the Elements 8.0 compiler (also part ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jolyon Direnko-Smith @ 00:04

Friday, 22. August 2014

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RAD Studio XE7 World Tour in September

Glooscap Software – Lately there have been more and more hints that RAD Studio XE7 is about to be released, and if you buy XE6 before Sept 5th, you automatically get the upgrade to XE7. That might be a pretty good hint that a release is pretty close. Of course, an even bigger hint would be announcing the launch tour. ...
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