Workaround for Printing from Delphi (or the Delphi IDE): three strikes and you get “Printer is not currently printing.” – yes I mentioned “Delphi 8!”
The Wiert Corner – Recently when printing the 3rd time and up, you get this error in many Delphi programs and the Delphi IDE: Printer is not currently printing. In the past this only occurred when you used a TPrinter and forgot to call BeginDoc. But now it always occurs after reusing the same TPrinter instance for the ...
The Wiert Corner – A while ago, I noticed the UCL as a suffix in a few 3rd party Delphi package names. It was from a version close to the very first FireMonkey release. FireMonkey is based on the OpenGL based VGScene (and in part DirectX based DXScene) which was bought form KSDev in 2011. Contrary to VGScene and ...