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December 2017

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The Lazarus Effect

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I haven't been focused on much software development lately, I've been working on some marketing material which I hope to have completed soon. Then I will get back to software development.Last night I was prodded by my friend Jeff Duntemann's post on Facebook regarding the release of Lazarus 1.8 ...
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August 2017

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Why My Next Software Product Will Be Windows VCL Only

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I started this blog back in 2009 as I slowly emerged from a severe case of burn-out. From that first day I've been consistently saying I'm working on an update to one of my software products. And I'm still saying that today. I'm like the Rip Van Winkle of Delphi programming. I basically dropped off ...
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Error: Cannot Restore Form State--No TRzRegIniFile Component Specified

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – It's been a while since I fired up Delphi, about three months. And you know, it's true what they say "If you don't use it you loose it". I love my Raize Components now called Konopka VCL Controls, they make a lot of things very easy. For example, automatically remembering the size and position of ...
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May 2017

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Program to an Interface and not an Implementation

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I have been struggling with trying to understand what it means to "Program to an interface and not an implementation." Nick Hodges said if he could teach new developers one thing it would be "program to an abstraction, not an implementation". This is the same thing. (https://goo.gl/GVbaoU)So I asked ...
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April 2017

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Gunny Meets Uncle Bob - Part 1

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – The last few days have been very interesting. It started when my friend Jon Aasenden posted a link to a you tube video called "SOLID Principles of Object Oriented & Agile Design" by some guy named Uncle Bob. This wasn't the first time I heard about Uncle Bob. Nick Hodges made a reference to ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Michael Riley @ 2017-04-20 13:57

March 2017

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Google, Mobile, and You. Are You Good?

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I put my Delphi development on hold a few months ago so I could work on creating a responsive website for my software. The hardest part for me was trying to find a layout I was happy with. I took a little inspiration from the Embarcadero Communty website. I settled on a Bootstrap 9 X 3 layout. And ...
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Michael Riley @ 2017-03-26 03:03

December 2016

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EMBT Webinar: Overcoming Monetization Challenges Using Licensing

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – Embarcadero Technologies is teaming up with the Association of Software Professionals to bring you Jessica Dewell of Red Direction.Calling all owners, founders, CEOs, and all leaders whose company has products for sale right now! You will receive actionable and immediately useful information to ...
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August 2016

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How to use the SET LOG MESSAGE Feature Within ElevateDB

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – The more I use ElevateDB the more impressed I get with this product. Last week I visited the ElevateDB support forum, most likely related to a syntax issue I was trying to resolve. As I read through some of the posts written by other users, I came across a very curious and interesting tidbit of ...
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April 2016

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A Better Way to Present and Organize Error Messages in Your Delphi Applications

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I'm in the process of totally redesigning an application I wrote 25 years ago. Today, I decided to look for a better way to present error messages to my customers. In the past I simply littered my code with bunch of technical speak ShowMessage('bla bla bla technical speak bla bla bla'); code ...
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February 2016

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Real World Justification for Purchasing Component Source Code

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I'm working on a database project using Delphi 10S Update 1. The database I'm using is ElevateDB, which is written with Delphi. I licensed the ElevateDB VCL Standard version without source code back in 2011 and maintain my annual subscription. I'm very happy with this product.I ran into an issue ...
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Poll: What type of Delphi shop are you?

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – What type of Delphi shop are you?Enjoy - Semper Fi Gunny Mike
Details Favorite? Off-Topic? Michael Riley @ 2016-02-04 03:57

January 2016

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A few minor "out of the box" tweaks for Delphi 10 Seattle

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I recently upgraded to Delphi 10 Seattle Update 1. The first thing I noticed when I fired up the IDE was the font size of the Object Inspector and Tool Palette looked oddly larger. Then I remembered I had tweaked these settings a while ago when I first installed Delphi 10 Seattle. Of course I ...
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October 2015

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Create Professional Installs for Mac OS X

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I'm just getting started with learning cross-application development. One of the many issues that's crossed my mind has been how do I get the Mac OS X version of my software installed on a customers machine.Well that question was answered yesterday during the "Prototyping an Object Pascal Code ...
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September 2015

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FireMonkey Under the Hood: How FireMonkey Does What It Does

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – Here are two great videos from ITDevCon 2012 by Ray Konopka that talk about how FireMonkey does what it does. Ray gives an overview of the high-level differences between VCL and FMX. In part 2 he shows how to create custom FMX controls.I love the way Ray gets frustrated. He's just like us.Creating ...
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Blaise Pascal Magazine: Complete Article Index

Cape Cod Gunny Does Delphi – I subscribed to Blase Pascal Magazine last year. I also purchased the complete back issue library which contains all previous issues of the magazine. Unfortunately the index that came with the Lib Stick didn't work. So I made my own index as a quick reference to help me find the articles I'm ...
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