Tag Archive for: 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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Delphi Developers’ plan for mobile, desktop and n-tier development

Early this year I did a developer survey through my blog. I got over 1500 answers and I safely can say 87% use Delphi as their primarily development tools, the other 13% split between C#, C/C++, PHP and other languages. Mobile Development On the mobile development arena I asked about their company plans for mobile […]

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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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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 […]

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Survey 2013 – Help to define the content for my blog in 2013

Dear blog readers, I prepared a short survey and I will appreciate if you can invest 5 minutes of your valuable time answering few questions. My goal with this survey is to learn more about your software development plans for 2013 and identify potential and useful topics to all of you. Also validate some content […]

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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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