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Top 10 How-To’s: Modernization

Application modernization, also known as legacy modernization, involves updating existing software and its features to benefit from technological advances and maintain performance. Modernization can involve making apps cloud-native to lower cost and increase scalability and agility, and to enable remote teams to maintain and update it. Besides improving performance, modernization extends the…
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Announcing the Desktop First UX Summit 2021

Are your applications ready for the upcoming release of Windows 11? Find out at the annual Desktop First UX Summit sponsored by Embarcadero’s RAD Studio. Don’t be stuck on mobile or locked to the web. Great software is built on the desktop! The Desktop First UX Summit focuses on the quality of the user experience for desktop users, where business happens. Once you have a strong foundation…
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Do All Your Windows Applications Look Like A Computer Virus?

OK, so you’ve written something brilliant, The Next Big Thing.  You’re taking a modern approach.  You’ve read up – or watched – our series on Fluent UI and maybe even applied a few visual things like the neo-skeuomorphism we learned about at the Desktop First conference.  Perhaps you’ve applied some VCL themes to your app and integrated the ability to detect Windows 10 dark…
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Ribbon Controls in RAD Studio 10.1 Berlin

Author: John T. Haller A few Delphi and C++Builder developers who moved to 10.1 Berlin are wondering what happened to the VCL Ribbon controls and how to get them. Here is the full story. A Tale of the Fluent UI (or Office UI) Let me start from the beginning, while trying to…
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The Top 5 Misconceptions About Windows Program Development

The Windows operating system is the most used desktop operating system in the World. Windows 11 launched with a substantial firestorm of publicity from Microsoft. With the new innovations such as the excellent Windows Subsystem For Linux (WSL) there seems to be a large uptick in interest from coders looking to Windows program development. Microsoft have consolidated their position as the dominant…
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