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by smd
Fri Dec 05, 2014 2:08 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: ANSI vs Unicode in Firemonkey XE7 (C++)
Replies: 4
Views: 21242

Re: ANSI vs Unicode in Firemonkey XE7 (C++)

Thanks for the reply. Looks like I need to restructure things a bit. My system processes multi-gigabyte data dumps searching for a small section of interest (a physics research thing). I have a nicely designed, fast and small buffering system for handling such large files without exhausting the reso...
by smd
Thu Dec 04, 2014 2:43 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: ANSI vs Unicode in Firemonkey XE7 (C++)
Replies: 4
Views: 21242

ANSI vs Unicode in Firemonkey XE7 (C++)

A question about Unicode vs ANSI when creating a Firemonkey based app in C++ Builder XE7. I am learning to use the Firemonkey process and am confused about this issue. First a little background on what I will be doing in my project. I have ANSI text files (data dumps from a piece of equipment) and a...
by smd
Tue Dec 02, 2014 1:54 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Getting error when renaming components
Replies: 2
Views: 13637

Re: Getting error when renaming components

Found the problem.

I previously switched from Master View to Windows Desktop View. Apparently no names can be changed, or action list items added while in the Windows View. Switching back to Master View allows editing the component names.
by smd
Tue Dec 02, 2014 1:34 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Getting error when renaming components
Replies: 2
Views: 13637

Getting error when renaming components

I am creating a form in XE7. I start simply selecting New->Multi Device Application (C++)->Blank Application. After I drag (or double click) a component, such as TActionList, it creates a component on the form called ActionList1. I select from the Object Inspector the Name field to rename it. When I...
by smd
Sat Nov 29, 2014 9:04 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Capturing website HTML using Firemonkey
Replies: 1
Views: 10971

Capturing website HTML using Firemonkey

For 30 years I programmed in assembler for most processors and in C since K&R Second Edition came out. When a great systems had a 32k eprom and 32k ram, but usually was just a couple KB each. My have times changed. Now I program single chip systems with better ram and rom built in than the original ...