Category Archives: C++-Builder

PowerPDF

I fixed an issue in the PowerPDF components. The problem was that the C++Builder IDE didn’t show the installed components. For all who are waiting for such a fix, please be patient since I’m doing this in my spare time. … Continue reading

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MustangPeak

This week I added some minor changes to the MustangPeak components. It is some time ago that I worked on these components, but this week a customer needed these changes. I hope that someone can profit from this work.

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VirtualTreeView

Today I merged the VirtualTreeView from TurboPack with the version from GitHub. As soon as EMBT has updated GetIt, you can download this library directly from inside the RAD Studio IDE.

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Encoding of .pas files

This week I would like to talk about the encoding of .pas files. Normally they are ANSI encoded which is no problem since all Delphi statements are ASCII encoded. But the exception are comments. Many developers overlook this issue, but … Continue reading

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Did you know…?

Did you know that the RAD Studio Welcome Page shows if you have installed all necessary updates? I just learned that a necessary patch for macOS Big Sur was missing in my installation. Here you can see the current status … Continue reading

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20 Year Anniversary

Today is a wonderful day. It is the 20th anniversary of TMS Software. I’m sure that most of you know the TMS products like VCL UI Pack, FNC, Flexcel, BIZ and last but not least Web Core. Exactly 20 years … Continue reading

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Orpheus

I fixed several minor bugs in Orpheus according to Win64 and Unicode. Embarcadero has updated GetIt. I have the impression that still many people are using this library which I have seen for the first time with Delphi 2.

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Mustangpeak

As I mentioned yesterday, pyscripter joined the TurboPack team. He maintains not only SynEdit but also the Mustangpeak libs. That’s why I merged the different Mustangpeak forks and pushed them to Turbo pack. Many thanks again for your help and … Continue reading

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SynEdit

I just merged SynEdit. There were some great updated forks made by pyscripter that I compiled with Delphi Berlin, Tokyo, Rio and Sydney and also with the Sydney C++-Builder. Many thanks for your help and support, Kiriakos. Good to have … Continue reading

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Dark theme

After a long period of hesitation I decided to move to the dark theme. I switched my iMac, virtual Windows 10 and particularly my Delphi IDE to the dark theme. Also the Total Commander and Beyond Compare could be moved. … Continue reading

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