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Task Dialog video series completely published

As announced in an earlier post, I recently started a detailed series on using Windows Task Dialogs in VCL and multi-platform applications.

Today, TMS Software published the final two videos which explain how to get user input using Task Dialogs. It is even possible to use any custom Delphi control inside of the dialog.

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New VCL video series: Task Dialogs

Task Dialogs are an essential element of modern Windows applications. They offer an advanced replacement for message boxes and input dialogs. They are part of Windows since version 7, have been extended in Vista and have become a common design-element in Windows 10. Nowadays, your VCL applications should not lack these professional looking dialogs.

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Introducing “Free Resources”

I have decided to add another menu item to the main menu of this website. It will feature valuable resources for software development created by me.

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VCL: Validating user-input on the fly using TAdvEdit

In a previous video, I introduced and showed hands-on examples of the feature set of TAdvEdit.TAdvEdit does have even more to offer when it comes to supporting the user while entering data. I simply dislike it when I click OK and get an error message that could have been handled before I actually confirmed the dialog.

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