GRAFUG Meeting April 11, 2009
Fox Pro News:
on Codeplex: FoxTabs - now has a button to turn off the rapid updates
during a search.
David, Beau and Jody were attic dwellers at "Lyonstock" in Buffalo, NY (a VFP get together)
Cathy announced on her blog: M$ released a hotfix for VFP SP2 (www.Cathypountney.blogspot.com),
see it for the instructions.
There is a bug in one of the _FFC report libraries : see blog for swapping the 2 lines of code
Virtual store - user/name/apps VFP makes a copy of any class changes here. Drill down into the VS
Mike Potjer: Ability to change the security settings of some of the VS folders so they get updated
May 9, 2009 - Toni Feltman: Subversion Demonstration
June 13, 2009 - Representatives of Sybase’s Advantage Database Server team plan to demonstrate extending a VFP applications size of data capabilities.
Jody showed bullzip.com tool that is a free pdf tools that allows:
- Suppression/replacement of the PrimoPDF tool
- Works under newer O/S as well as 64 bit.
- Superimpose an existing pdf on top of another pdf. (called "background")
- Password protection
Note: Documentation is under
"purchase" on the website.
For WinMAGI customers, they must download BullZip and the software detects the driver and uses only if installed.
Added types she wants to support to a cboDropdown control. PDF can include a thumbnail of each page. Ownerpassword required or user password didn't work. passwords are case sensitive no source code
Createobject of the activeX
control to bypass app provided dialogs to control programmatically.
Jody prepared a White Paper on her use of Bullzip that is available on the GRAFUG Download page. You can get the needed password to extract the files by using the link. Click here to go to Download page.
A new shipment of SWAG from Microsoft came in for members only. At least 2 items will be given away at each meeting. The presenter gets 1st choice.
Looking forward to seeing everyone at the March meeting.
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