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Creating Open Tools API plug-ins with RAD Studio (Video)

By | April 28, 2017

Please find below the first of hopefully numerous videos on the Open Tools API. This is my first attempt at doing this (its harder than you think or at least header than I expected) so any feedback (via G+) would be grateful (apologies on the audio, I will try using a different headset next time).… Read More »

The Open Tools API using C++ Builder

By | December 5, 2016

Overview A week or so ago Alex Bassi was asking on the CPP Slack channel how to do Open Tools API stuff in C++ Builder. I had started looking into this a while ago but found a few hicups along the way and put it all on the back burner until I had more time.… Read More »

IDE Explorer Update

By | April 17, 2016

I’ve just released an updated version of the very old IDE Explorer. This new version (RAD Studio 2010 to XE10) uses the new RTTI unit which was introduced in RAD Studio 2010 and provide access to Fields, Methods, Properties and Events for all scopes of information. This is something I’ve wanted to do for many… Read More »

The Delphi Open Tools API Book

By | March 21, 2016

Its here 🙂 The Delphi Open Tools API Book Related posts: Chapter 5: Useful Open Tools Utility Functions The Delphi Open Tools API Book has been updated… The Open Tools API using C++ Builder Browse and Doc It Open Tools API: Delphi 7 has documentation…

Chapter 1: Starting an Open Tools API Project

By | August 7, 2009

Before You Start Think about your audience  Before you start, its a good idea to think a little about the management of the project files. Although you may think that you’ll build this add-in for you current version of the IDE, if you up grade and require backward compatibility (or choose to distribute your add-in)… Read More »