Often when debugging an application, you’ll need to enter the same data in the same fields over & over. There is a temptation to set the value of the field to the test data. The downside of this is that you need to remove all those defaults before deploying your application.
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Sometimes it is necessary, or at least user-friendly, to adjust your interface when the user holds down modifier keys.
As a follow-up to our post on Escaping Quotes in Strings, someone asked how they might deal with something such as the tab character in a String. Unlike with a quote, dealing with a non-visual character (such as a tab or end-of-line) in a String is trickier because you can’t actually type those characters. So instead you have to refer to the character another way.
There’s a new programming font that was just released and since I like to look at programming fonts, I thought I’d give this one a try with Xojo.
Have a class that has an object property that needs to be initialized or instantiated? You can always instantiate the property in the Constructor (or Open event) like this:
In a desktop Canvas control you have two ways to handle a right mouse button press.
It was reported that Apple is rejecting from the Mac App Store apps written using the Electron framework. This is where we see the advantage of writing a native application.
You might be assuming you absolutely must upgrade to API 2.0 right now, but that’s not the case. We have designed it so that you have tremendous flexibility in terms of what and when and even if you move to API 2.0.