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Alternating Row Colors for Dark Mode

With Dark Mode, choosing the correct colors is trickier

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Optimizing Xojo Apps

Some unexpected performance and memory implications

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Inside Xojo

Exploring Delegates, WebFile, and WebPicture

Issue 15.2 Website
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Xojo Compiler Optimization

Tweaking Xojo’s compiler for faster code

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The MBS SQL Plugin

An alternative way to connect to databases

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Your guide to austin, Texas

Places to visit during your time at this year's Xojo conference

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Inside HandleSpecialURL

How to use Web Edition for your own REST API

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Inside ServerSocket

Getting Started with the ServerSocket

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Moving to AVFoundation

Leaving QuickTime behind

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Inside Email

The EmailMessage class and SMTPSocket

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Plugin to Real Studio

Plugin SDK changes for 2012/2013

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eC2 to the Rescue

Using Amazon EC2 for Real Studio Web Applications

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tips for Real World

getting the most out of the Real World Conference in Orlando

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Printing PDFs

Easy PDF printing on Mac and Windows

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Updater Kit

Automatic updates for your application

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Your Hourly Rate

What should you charge for your time?

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easy Charts and Graphs Part 2

using the ChartDirector Plugin

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Easy Charts and Graphs (Part 1)

using the ChartDirector Plugin

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Compiler Optimization

What the REALbasic compiler can do on optimization

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Runtime vs. Internal Plugins vs. Code

How the framework is implemented

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Inside reAlbasic

A new column to show REALbasic from the inside

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Menus

Handling menus in a cross-platform app

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Creating PDF Files

How to create PDFs using the MBS Plugins

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Calling conventions

Explaining various OS function calls

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Windows User Interface

Differences between Mac and Windows

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The Windows Registry

Reading and writing values to the Windows Registry

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DiscRecording

Burning discs with REALbasic on mac OS X

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Windows version

obtaining the Windows version

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Third Party Plugins: Statusitems

Getting an icon in the top right of the Mac OS X menubar

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MDI

What is the Windows multiple Document Interface?

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End of the line

Handling cross-platform line endings correctly

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#if Target...

conditional compiling

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mutex, Take 2

allow only one application instance to run at a time

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Detecting Rosetta

Are we running under emulation?

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Menu Glyphs

Icons for menu entries

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Trial Versions

Make your time-limited trial difficult to break

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Process Priority

change the priority of your process

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Port input/output

Accessing the hardware ports

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Beginner q&A

Answers for Beginner’s Questions

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File formats

What REALbasic applications can read

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mac on intel

About Apple’s planned move to Intel CPus

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Printing Rotated Text, Part 2

using declares to draw rotated text on Windows

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Printing Rotated Text

Using declares to draw a rotated string on Windows

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Memory

Statistics on free and total memory on Windows

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OLEContainer

A web control for the Windows version of REALbasic

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From Mac to Windows

Questions of a Windows developer making his first Mac application

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Notes, Questions, and Answers

Christian tackles a variety of issues

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Register Document File Types

Fill and Query the Registry

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Custom Window Shape

Round windows in Windows

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A Statusbar for your Windows application

How to add a statusbar to a window

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Cross platform streams

We write our own binary stream to save our data

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Types of Disk Drives

Testing whether a disk drive is a CD-ROM or not.

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Allow Only One Application Instance to Run

Using the Windows API to create a mutex object.

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Details about disks

Getting the name, the size, and more information about a disk

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Special folders

Getting folderitems to folders on Windows which depend on configuration

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Windows Version

Asking for the correct Windows version from REALbasic

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Resources inside your application

Avoiding a Thousand Files?

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Windows Specialties

Some special things to notice for Windows

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Interface for Windows

A better Windows interface for your application

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REALbasic Windows Support

What works and what doesn’t

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