Feb 24 Webinar - Attract more users to your Delphi & C++Builder applications by leveraging new Windows 10 APIs

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Last Wednesday, February 17, I presented a webinar that showed you how to easily move your existing Delphi and C++Builder VCL applications forward with the new Windows 10 look, feel and new components and have the apps run on Windows 7,8 and 10. Tomorrow, Wednesday, February 24, 2016 I will present a follow on webinar that shows you how to add Windows 10 specific features to your existing Delphi and C++Builder VCL applications.

Webinar Description:

This webinar shows you how to enhance your existing Delphi and C++ VCL Windows applications with new Windows 10 capabilities including Local Notifications, Application Sharing Contracts and 40 new WinRT API units. You will learn key new Windows 10 UI paradigms and how you can leverage them for both existing and new Windows applications. You’ll learn how to move your applications forward and attract new customers by taking advantage of new Windows 10 features. The webinar will include detailed technical demonstrations.

Link to Last Week's webinar blog containing additional links including the replay, slides and source code - http://community.embarcadero.com/blogs/entry/feb-17-webinar-easily-add-windows-10-look-feel-and-new-components-to-your-existing-vcl-applications


Webinar Replay on the Embarcadero YouTube channel (EmbarcaderoTechNet) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvbQ9Hmfu_4

Slide Deck for this Webinarhttp://www.slideshare.net/davidintersimone/attract-more-users-to-your-delphi-cbuilder-applications-by-leveraging-new-windows-10-apis

Draft source code and Slides on CodeCentral:


Download Size: 17.4mb



Additional Resources and Links:

Below you will find some of the resources and links to help you move your VCL applications forward to Windows 10 using RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder 10 Seattle.


Windows 10 Specific Resources - Notifications

Windows 10 Specific Resources - Sharing Contract

Windows 10 Calendar API

  • Uses: Winapi.winrt, Winapi.Foundation.Collections, Winapi.Globalization
  • C:\Users\Public\Documents\Embarcadero\Studio\17.0\Samples\Object Pascal\VCL\Windows 10 Calendar

Resources – IBMastApp Sample

Additional Resource Links to come - bookmark this blog post

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