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Archive for the ‘Software Development’ Category

ÜberPDF printing using a Delphi like canvas

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/11/15

For my link archive, as it has a lot of goodies in the comments, especially on how to avoid bitmaps in PDF emission: [WayBack] We took PDF to a whole new level today Load create, or editing a PDF in 2 lines of code using a simple Delphi (like) Canvas! We added a PDFPrinter and… – Joe C. Hecht – Google+

–jeroen

Posted in Delphi, Development, EPS/PostScript, PDF, Software Development | Leave a Comment »

SQL Server Downloads | Microsoft

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/11/14

[WayBack] SQL Server Downloads | Microsoft

Get started with Microsoft SQL Server downloads. Choose a SQL Server trial, edition, tool, or connector that best meets your data and workload needs.

Downloading offline installers is the same for both: run the .EXE, then choose to download off-line media.

This is much easier than subscribing to Visual Studio Dev Essentials below.

Then depending on the edition, make the choice:

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Posted in Database Development, Development, Software Development, SQL Server | Leave a Comment »

Great Innovators Start with Customer Struggles (Not Customer Needs)

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/11/14

Two very important quotes of a must-read article (reading of it takes ~5 minutes):

  • Teams create the most value for customers when they know the difference between customer needs and struggles
  • If we align our mental model to needs, we are missing opportunities to solve the underlying struggles in innovative ways.

Source: [Archive.isGreat Innovators Start with Customer Struggles (Not Customer Needs)

Via: [WayBack] Talking in terms of what customers need, limits options. Great Innovators Start with Customer Struggles (Not Customer Needs) – Marjan Venema – Google+

–jeroen

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Posted in Agile, Development, Software Development | Leave a Comment »

TTreeView: when HideSelection=True, use SetFocus() to update the current Selected state

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/11/14

Reminder to self: corner case, but sometimes useful. [WayBack] EDIT: Answered. The TTreeView.HideSelection was set to TRUE, so you needed TTreeView.SetFocus() to reflect in the UI the current state of TTreeView.sele… – Vin Colgin – Google+

–jeroen

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Links to alternatives for Delphi REST clients

Posted by jpluimers on 2019/11/13

A few good links to a few alternatives for the built in Delphi REST client [WayBack] Hi looking for good and complete tutorial/course how to create RESTFul services with Delphi. Or if anyone use Delphi for creating RESTFul services feedb… – Gordan Paunovic – Google+

–jeroen

Posted in Communications Development, Delphi, Development, HTTP, Internet protocol suite, JSON, REST, Software Development, TCP | Leave a Comment »

 
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