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Using a .NET Assembly via COM in Delphi

This is mostly a reprise of an article I wrote back in 2004, but that I still refer people to. That linked version may eventually go away. I have not tested any of this recently, but will update based on feedback, and revisit as necessary. I found a recent utility that may be useful in this process: NirSoft DLL Export Viewer Abstract: Using .NET Assemblies as COM objects in Win32 programs is…
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Promote the FREE Desktop First UX Summit

The FREE Desktop First UX Summit is fast approaching on Sept 16th & 17th. This is your chance to learn from the best UI & UX industry experts and practitioners and take your desktop applications to the next level. Move beyond the Mobile-First design of just…
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Enterprise Component Pack 2020 Details

Embarcadero has teamed up with some of our top Technology Partners to make an amazing Enterprise Component Pack for everyone upgrading to 10.4 Enterprise for a limited time. Upgrade today before time runs out. IPWorks WebSockets – IntraWeb 15 Personal – Devart’s SecureBridge – Special Edition of InstallAware – TwineCompile for C++Builder – Delphi Parser &#8211…
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DelphiRAD Studio

Ignore Changes with Custom Managed Records

Handling the OnChange event handler on a TEdit is great until you programmatically change the text and trigger your OnChange event handler again. It gets really fun if you have two TEdit boxes that update each other in their OnChange event handler. I was reading Automate…
C++

What's New in the GetIt Package Manager - June 2020

GetIt Newsletter – June 2020 Edition RAD Studio 10.4 Sydney is out now, and with that comes a host of new and updated content from the GetIt Package Manager. Here’s a rundown of what’s new and what’s hot from GetIt. Featured Package for 10.4…
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Embarcadero Open Source Project Sponsorship

Open source is a very important part of software development. As a creator of developer tools that makes open source important to us too. There is a huge variety of open source projects created with Delphi and C++Builder, both for the benefit of our developer community, and beyond. A few examples of popular Delphi powered open source projects: HeidiSQL is an incredibly popularclient…
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Delphi

Aircraft Tracking Dashboard - Cool Apps Selection

The Cool Apps awards are not just for consumer applications, they are also awarded when someone uses Delphi to help them do really cool things, and today’s selection is one of those. Today, we’re featuring a Balloon-based Aircraft Tracker from David Akerman. David…
Delphi

Adopting the OpenJDK for Delphi Android Development

In this post, you’ll learn how to install OpenJDK, which is required for using the Windows IDE for Android development. Continue reading to learn why you should use the OpenJDK and how it can help your development journey. You might not realize it, but Java…
Delphi

Beyond Compare - Cool Apps Selection

Today’s Cool Apps selection is Beyond Compare, from Scooter Software. Beyond Compare is a data management utility that allows users to compare and reconcile documents, files, folders, and even whole system drives quickly and easily. It’s a deeply useful resource, and it is built and powered by Delphi. The Scooter Software team has put together a great intro video to showcase Beyond Compare…
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