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Tuesday, 28. February 2012

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A VCL to FireMonkey Convertor

Australian Delphi User Group Members – I have been convinced that FireMonkey provides opportunities to use Delphi in new and exciting ways. I am interested in exploring the possibilities but I also want to maintain as much as possible  of the IP that I have built … Continue reading →
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Roger @ 17:00
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Introducing the “Month of Metro”

RemObjects Blogs – As you’ve probably heard, the first real beta of Visual Studio 11 and a “Consumer Preview” of Windows 8 are coming out tomorrow. We are very excited about VS11 and Metro, and we want to hit the ground running once the beta is available to bring Metro support to our product line. ...
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Update 4 available for Delphi, C++Builder, RAD Studio and RadPHP

Delphi Insider – Update 4 is now available for Delphi and C++Builder XE2. Update 4 for RadPHP XE2 is also available. Embarcadero Prism XE2 Update 5 is also available as of last week. Here are all the links: Delphi and C++Builder XE2 Update 4 ISO http://cc.embarcadero.com/item/28758 Delphi and C++Builder XE2 ...
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How To And What Happens When You Handle (Or Not) Exceptions In Your Delphi Code

About Delphi Programming – in Delphi Exceptions :: This is the first (or maybe second) article in a series I've devoted to exceptions and handling them. An exception is a special conditions in your code requiring special handling. I've kind of introduced the series by a poll question Reraising Exceptions in Delphi - How to ...
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P/Invoke: usually you need CharSet.Auto (via: .NET Column: Calling Win32 DLLs in C# with P/Invoke)

The Wiert Corner – I don’t do P/Invoke often, and somehow I have trouble remembering the value of CharSet to pass with DllImport. In short, pass CharSet.Auto unless you P/Invoke a function that is specific to CharSet.Ansi or CharSet.Unicode. The default is CharSet.Ansi, which you usually don’t want: when ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? jpluimers @ 06:00

Monday, 27. February 2012

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On the road to South Africa, England and Netherlands….

Sip from the Firehose – We have "RAD Studio XE2 in Action - Live" workshops taking place in Johannesburg (March 1), Cape Town (March 2), London (March 5) and Amsterdam (March 7) over the next two weeks.  I am getting on the plane this afternoon to fly to South Africa for my first visit down there.  I can’t wait to ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? David Intersimone @ 21:30
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LiveBinding Expression Can Produce Side Effects

Let's Get Technical – I've been looking for a simple LiveBinding example that would forever change the way we perceive LiveBindings, and I think I found it. But let me start with a little background.I've been interested in LiveBindings since RAD Studio XE2 shipped. One obvious reason is that LiveBindings is important if ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? noreply@blogger.com @ 16:21
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If you could have one new platform in Delphi XE3, which would it be?

OTAPI – This poll is more out of curiosity than anything, but will also be useful in determining (somewhat) my direction in certain upcoming projects. Please take a moment to answer, and if you choose “Other”, I’d very-much appreciate it if you wouldn’t mind leaving a comment to let ...
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Sunday, 26. February 2012

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Fixing a VCL Style bug in the TButton component

The Road to Delphi – A few weeks ago a fellow delphi developer ask me via email about a workaround for a bug in the TButton component, when the ImageAlignment property has a value different than iaLeft (btw i just submit this bug to Quality Central). Tipically when you uses this property in a TButton without a Vcl Style ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Rodrigo @ 16:07
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Embarcadero Academy

The Delphi Geek – In 2012, Embarcadero with the help of Slovenian distributor Marand is preparing a series of presentations, focused on different aspects of Delphi programming – Unicode, FireMonkey, multiplatform development, Object Pascal as a modern programming language, debugging, multithreading and more. ...

Saturday, 25. February 2012

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How to run an application under active session account from a Windows service using Delphi

Random thoughts on coding – To run an application from a service impersonating an user account, first we need to install "JEDI API Library & Security Code Library" as it contains different interesting OS callings which are really useful in order to achieve our purposes. Once the library has been unzipped, create your own ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Jordi Corbilla @ 19:22
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Not really helping

Delphi Haven – A QC report of mine (link): Product – Delphi; Platforms – All; Version = 16.3 Area – FireMonkey Type – B; Severity – 1; Build No – 16.0.4358.45540 Description – TMenuItem.AutoCheck is not honored when the item’s shortcut key is pressed When a menu item ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Chris Rolliston @ 11:11
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Flotsam and Jetsam #56

Nick Hodges – I’m the kind of person that notices irritating things. Just ask my wife. So in the spirit of trying to produce more and consume less, I’ve started a blog as a testimony to the many irritations that one finds in life. I’m happy to highlight any irritations that you may have, so ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? nick@nickhodges.com @ 08:24

Friday, 24. February 2012

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Delphi and FireMonkey in Warsaw this week was great!

Pawel Glowacki – I’m back from Warsaw where I have been presenting Delphi XE2 and FireMonkey to Polish developers. In fact it was the third event in Warsaw about Delphi and FireMonkey since the release of RAD Studio XE2 back in September 2011! That’s amazing to watch happy faces of Delphi developers ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Pawel Glowacki @ 21:20
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Exceptions in Async

The Delphi Geek – Pop quiz time! What would the user see if this code is executed in your application? Parallel.Async( procedure begin raise Exception.Create('Exception in Async'); end); The answer may surprise you: Nothing! At least if you’re not using the latest SVN version.Read more »--- Published under ...
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