News for 2011

   
Delphi tip #79 updated
An alternative solution for the tip "How to define a minimum size for a component" has been added. This solution was provided by Montor.
16 January 2011
Delphi tip #24 updated
An second solution to the tip "How to get a screen shot of a control" has been added. This solution was provided by Montor.
16 January 2011
Three new Code Snippets database routines
Three new routines have been added to the Code Snippets database. There are two overloaded ScaleBitmap routines that scale up or down the size of a bitmap, using high quality half-tone stretching. There is also a support routine named ScaleRect that resizes a rectangle according to a given scale factor. Thanks to Montor for contributing the code on which these routines are based.
16 January 2011
Two new Code Snippets added to database
Two new code snippets by Guru Kathiresan have been added to the Code Snippets database: LastChar gets the last character of a string and StripLastChar removes the last character of a string. There are numerous snippets by this new contributor still to come.
15 January 2011
New Delphi Tip added
A new tip from Mr K Smith: "How to fade forms in and out".
15 January 2011
v4.1 of Clipboard Format Spy released with full Unicode support
This long overdue new release of the Clipboard Format Spy program now has full Unicode support. Recompiled with Delphi 2010.
04 January 2011
New Delphi tip added
The first update of the new year is a tip from Montor named "How to make a single instance of your application". Pretty self explanatory really!
02 January 2011