What is going on at DelphiFeeds ?
It hasnt added any new web sites or blogs for at least 16 months and they dont reply to email. Maybe dead is too strong a word … but it is running on cruise control and has not been updated with new Delphi news, blog and tips sites.
UPDATE – April-201 – 4 months later and still nothing.
Step away from the patient. Im calling it. Time of death April 2018
Its still running, but no updates so its dead but still moving
DelphiFeeds is a zombie
Continue reading “Is DelphiFeeds dead ?”
When writing a Delphi TTimer event, I often disable the timer and re-enable it at the end of the event.
If you dont do this, the OnTimer event could fire again before you have finished processing it.
Continue reading “Disable Delphi TTimer during the OnTimer event”
Download my free software to add hotkeys to the Delphi IDE to increase and decrease the font size in the code editor.
Continue reading “Increase / decrease (Zoom) the Delphi IDE font”
This is a free add-on for Windows File Manager that provides some useful hot keys and features.
Continue reading “Windows File Manager Extension by Scott Hollows”
Change the color of a Delphi FireMonkey panel or make a FireMonkey panel transparent.
Use this FireMonkey panel trick to change the color of a Delphi FireMonkey panel or make a FireMonkey panel transparent
Continue reading “FireMonkey Panel tricks – Panel Color and Transparent Panels”
I needed to create 500 panels on a form for a game that I was assisting another person with … and Delphi was choking. It was taking 20 seconds to do this. Not cool. We had to find a way to speed it up. This is what we did …
Continue reading “Delphi Performance Tuning – Creating 500 Panels on a Form”
I am doing a remote presentation this week on “Displaying and Animating 2D FireMonkey controls in 3D”. This will be at the Australia Delphi User Group’s meeting in Brisbane
Continue reading “Delphi 2D controls in 3D (FireMonkey) – presentation 1st March 2017, Brisbane Australia”