News for July 2011

   
Extended String Property Editor now documented on the Wiki
Both versions 1 and 2 of the Extended String Property Editor are now documented on the DelphiDabbler wiki. There is a different user guide for each version. The help button on the v2 editor links to the v2 guide.
22 July 2011
Major new release v2.0 of Extended String Property Editor
The interface of the Extended String Property Editor has been completely overhauled. New functionality, suggested and partially implemented by Bino has been added. A new toolbar gives access to the new functions and replaces the old "load" and "save" buttons. The UI has been given a brush up to give it more modern look and feel.
21 July 2011
MD5 Message Digest Unit now fully documented on the wiki
Full documentation of the MD5 Message Digest Unit is now available on the DelphiDabbler wiki. This improves upon and greatly extends the information previously available on my GoogleCode ddab-lib project Wiki. The new docs include a programmers' guide that describes each method, constant, property, record etc. There's also a project overview and a how-to guide. The old GoogleCode docs have been removed.
19 July 2011
MD5 Message Digest Unit now out of beta - v1.0 released
After a long time in beta the MD5 Message Digest Unit is now at its version 1.0 release. Some new overloads of TPJMD5's Calculate and Process methods have been added and some potential bugs fixed. There have been other minor changes and the unit is now comprehensively commented for XMLDoc: hover the cursor over most identifiers in the IDE and see pop-up descriptions.
18 July 2011
Bug in program registration web service fixed.
This bug was reported as issue # 3353480 in the CodeSnip bug tracker. The program registration web service was refusing to register CodeSnip programs on operating systems whose descriptions were longer than 80 characters. This restriction has been removed from the web service. Affected versions of CodeSnip should now work. There is no need to update the program.
05 July 2011
CodeSnip v3.8.11 released. Required update for IE9 users.
Release 3.8.11 of CodeSnip fixes a display problem in the About and Compiler Error dialog boxes that manifests itself if you have updated to Internet Explorer 9. A bit of backward incompatibility with the browser control meant that a couple of tabs of the About box were blank and the Compiler Error dialog box had no content!
02 July 2011