Archive for category: FireMonkey

What’s new in Delphi XE4?

This time you didn’t have to way a full year to see a new Delphi release, 8 months after XE3 release Delphi XE4 is out. iOS development is the major topic of course and bring the second version of FireMonkey to iOS, a lot of expectation on this topic specially after XE2. Also there is […]

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TDBXJsonTools copy/convert data between TDataSet – TJSONObject – DBXReader

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You can copy data from DBXReader to ClientDataSet and vice-versa using dbxExpress framework, you probably already read some of my blog posts where I explain how it works in desktop applications, however in mobile platforms we don’t have ClientDataSet and in case you want something similar you always, what can you do? DataSnap Mobile Connectors […]

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FireMonkey 3D Text Editor Delphi source code available

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The source code for the FireMonkey 3D Text Editor is available on RAD Studio SourceForge repository. You can check out the code using the following command line: For Delphi XE2 svn co https://radstudiodemos.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/radstudiodemos/branches/RadStudio_XE2/FireMonkey/3DTextEditor/ For Delphi XE3 svn co https://radstudiodemos.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/radstudiodemos/branches/RadStudio_XE2/FireMonkey/3DTextEditor/ Through this sample you can learn lots of FireMonkey features, have fun!!!

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Using Regular Expression on C++Builder FireMonkey Application

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Here another C++ example showing how to use the RTL regular expression on C++Builder FireMonkey Application. This example  validate a string content based on four different regular expression, which are: Checks if the given text is a validate e-mail address Checks if the given text contains a valid IP address Checks if the given text […]

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Using dbExpress Framework on Windows and Mac with C++Builder

During the following weeks I’m writing a series of C++ examples to demonstrate the use of VCL, FireMonkey, RTL, dbExpress, and others stuff. Each example will have a major focus, but you will be able to learn other stuffs as well. If there is something specific on C++ you would like to see, please let […]

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Connecting to PostgreSQL through dbExpress ODBC driver

Delphi XE2 and C + + Builder XE2  introduce the new dbExpress ODBC driver, which enable FireMonkey and VCL applications to connect to any database that provides a ODBC driver. In order to show how it works, I created a FireMonkey project sample that connect to a PostgreSQL database. As first step, you must install the PostgreSQL ODBC driver […]

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Creating XML files with Delphi and FireMonkey on Mac

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I got some questions about how to manipulate XML files in FireMonkey applications when running on Mac. One of the solution for that is to use the Mac API (Cocoa), there are several class and different ways to work with XML on Mac, in this post I’m going to show one way to create an […]

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Video: Delphi XE2 and FireMonkey app on Windows, Mac and iOS

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After the RAD Studio XE2 World Tour first stop in New Zealand, you see all over internet great comments about Delphi XE2 and FireMonkey support for iOS, beyond Windows 64-bit and Mac. I know you are curious to see all of the great stuffs coming on RAD Studio XE2 and to give you an idea; […]

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A little bit about FireMonkey and Delphi XE2

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FireMonkey is going to be a whole new world of possibilities for Delphi and C++Builder developers. The platform itself is flexible, customizable and multi-platform, all components behave the same on Windows and Mac. In this post I will give you a general idea of some very powerful concepts related with components in FireMonkey, during the RAD Studio […]

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