OS X has a built-in terminal command, textutil, that can be used to convert text files to different formats. You can access it from a Shell to use in your Xojo apps.
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Managing monetary values in your applications requires some special care. Here are some tips to help out.
Xojo is a great alternative to Visual Basic. Migrating to Xojo from VB has many advantages, including:
- Support for multiple platforms, including Windows, OS X, Linux and the web
- Ability to develop on Windows, OS X or Linux
- A fully object-oriented programming language
- Fully supported and regularly updated
With Xojo 2014 Release 2, the Inspector has been improved to make better use of screen space.
Starting with Xojo 2014 Release 2, you can easily specify your own custom plist settings for your OS X apps.
The Fun with Files webinar (which occurred on Tuesday, April 8th) covered many ways that you can work with files in your Xojo apps. Did you miss it? If so, here is a quick recap.
In Xojo 2014 Release 1 there is now an If operator that can return a result.