Archive for category: C++Builder

CopyReaderToClientDataSet after XE2 – Where are you?

CopyReaderToClientDataSet copies the contents of a TDBXReader into a TClientDataSet instance. It returns the same TClientDataSet instance that was passed to this method. CopyReaderToClientDataSet is part of the Data.DBXDBReaders.TDBXDataSetReader class until Delphi/C++Builder XE2, however in XE3 it changed a little bit, it became part of a new class called Data.DBXCDSReaders.TDBXClientDataSetReader. I got several e-mails from my blog readers that downloaded some of my […]

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Delphi XE5 Update 2 – many bug fixes on FireMonkey for iOS, Android and compiler

Another update available for Delphi XE5 and C++Builder XE5, the Update 2 is has lots of bug fixes covering several areas, specially on FireMonkey for Android, iOS, Windows and Mac. The Update is available for registered users and you can find on the following links. Just a friendly remind that you need to Uninstall your […]

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Delphi XE5 Update 1 – fixes for serious issues on ClientDataSet

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The Update 1 for Delphi XE5 and C++Builder XE5 has been released. This update touch some areas like FireDAC, FireMonkey, Debugger, IDE and mainly ClientDataSet. Below a list of fixes related to ClientDataSet, which I consider critical errors and a blocker for anyone that was looking to migrate to XE5. Quality Central Reference No. Summary […]

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What does AnyDAC acquisition by Embarcadero mean for Delphi and C++Builder Developers?

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Finally the day has come, Embarcadero acquired AnyDAC and there is a lot to talk about, early last year I invested a lot of time evaluating AnyDAC and know you know why – I was very impressive with the amount of features,  AnyDAC is everything dbExpress tried to be and never reached. The reason I […]

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Update 2 for Delphi XE3 and C++Builder XE3

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Update 2 for Delphi XE3 and C++Builder XE3 is available, the majority of bugs fixed on this update are related with C++ 64-bit compiler, the Update 2 bug fix list is available here. If you have a previous version of XE3 installed, you must uninstall it. In case you installed Platform Assistant before, you also […]

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Delphi XE3 and C++Builder XE3 Hotfix 4

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Korean developers or developers that build applications for Korean market, hotfix 4 for Delphi X3 and C++Builder XE3 is for you. This Hotfix addresses an issue with using Korean IME in FireMonkey and you can download here. More information about Hotfix 1, 2 and 3 can be found here.  

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Delphi XE3 and C++Builder XE3 Hotfixes 1, 2 and 3

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Three new hotfixes are available for Delphi XE3 and C++Builder XE3. Hotfix 1 – addresses an issue with ShowMessage in a FireMonkey application on certain locales on Mac OS X – download Hotfix 2 – addresses issues with the GestureManager in a FireMonkey application – download Hotfix 3 – For Professional edition only, addresses an issue in […]

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NO Rave Reports in Delphi XE3 and C++Builder XE3

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In case Rave Reports is the report solution for your Delphi or C++Builder applications, you will find out that Rave Reports is no longer there. Delphi and C++Builder developers has been complain for a while about Nevrona support, this is not different now. At this point Nevrona didn’t released Rave Reports for XE3 and there […]

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Delphi Third Party Alliance and Delphi XE3 EULA reverted

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Delphi Third Party Alliance I just got an invitation to join a Facebook group called “Delphi Third Party Alliance”, based on the group description the goal is “promote a healthy Delphi Third Party ecosystem and user community”. I like this idea, there are some many components out there and this group can be a good […]

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Controversial changes in the EULA for Delphi XE3 and C++Builder XE3

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As everybody knows Delphi XE3 will be released soon, some previews have been already published and there are some controversial topics around XEe, mostly because of leaks from people that clearly violated the NDA and this is shameful. The biggest controversy is the new license agreement (EULA) that leaked this week, where new users can […]

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