Re: Split Screen Support with 4D and MacOS?

2019-04-30 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Like Chip said - two copies of 4D This is also a really useful app from the App Store if you want something splitscreenie (is there such a thing?) https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/bettersnaptool/id417375580?mt=12 Regards, Wayne On Wed, 1 May 2019 at 08:25, Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech

Re: Checking If Methods Are Preemptive Ready

2019-04-11 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Cannon, I can't find the db I did this in but what I did was this: METHOD GET PATHS(Path project method;$MethodNames_at) METHOD GET ATTRIBUTES($MethodNames_at;$Attributes_ao) Create a new array with those that area already marked as preemptive safe. Save it somewhere Then use METHOD SET

Re: CONVERT PICTURE v17

2019-03-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Are you running the code in 32 bit mode on a computer with QuickTime installed? On Sat, 9 Mar 2019 at 19:27, David Garrard via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > I have some legacy pictures fields with .PICT pictures in them in my > Windows database that I am converting to v17 64 bit. Here

Re: Comparing two structures...

2019-02-26 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Here's routine which I've had for the last quarter century. I just tweaked it today to get rid of dependencies. // // Project Method: Structure Description {(Include Relations)} // Creates a text description of the structure // by

Re: Command Symbol as part of Title of Button

2019-01-16 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
John, What I've done in the past (using Greek characters) was create an xliff file (which is in UTF-8) with the text in it. I'm pretty certain that worked in v13+ Regards, Wayne On Thu, 17 Jan 2019 at 10:26, John J Foster via 4D_Tech < 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Hi Tai, > > Thanks

Strike through via unicode

2018-12-11 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I want to create some characters with a strikethrough via unicode. On the Mac, the styled text area doesn't support this (from Language Reference): Strikethrough ... Note : The "strikethrough" style is not supported under Mac OS, However on wikipedia it says: The “combining long stroke

Re: Form Scaling & Optimal Fonts...

2018-11-10 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
I really like to use “automatic” style sheet for all my forms. There’s also automatic (additional) which is great for smaller text 11 On Sun, 11 Nov 2018 at 09:43, Robert ListMail via 4D_Tech < 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > For many projects, I’m working with a larger team where the precise

Re: 4D v17 pause when printing to Canon ImageRunner printer

2018-09-19 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
You can also set up a pool of clients, to share the workload or to make certain at least one is available. Regards, Wayne On Thu, 20 Sep 2018 at 11:24, Kirk Brooks via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > James, > > On Wed, Sep 19, 2018 at 5:26 PM James Brown via 4D_Tech < >

Re: 4D v17 pause when printing to Canon ImageRunner printer

2018-09-19 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Printing is not available preemptive. So it probably wouldn't be any faster ;) An alternative would be to register a client at startup as a print machine? Regards, Wayne On Thu, 20 Sep 2018 at 09:23, Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > pure speculation, but I will put

Re: Signing a MacOS Standalone Application - XCode version 9.2

2018-09-18 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
zip with versioned name > versionedName=$(/usr/libexec/PlistBuddy "${appPath}/Contents/Info.plist" -c > 'Print CFBundleShortVersionString') > zipName="./${versionedName}.app.zip" > echo "zipping to ${zipName}" > rm "$zipName" > ditto

Re: Signing a MacOS Standalone Application - XCode version 9.2

2018-09-18 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Jody, This is stolen from someone else (but I don't recall who) In Xcode go to prefs choose accounts and add your developer account click manage certificates add a Mac development certificate Go to Keychain access Look for the certificate named Mac Developer: Build your app with 4D (ignore

Roy (Suzi) McGregor Paterson R.I.P

2018-08-28 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, This was submitted to 4D Today (which I rarely update anymore) a few days ago. I've decided to post it here. As far as I can tell Roy/Suzi last posted in 2007 to the iNUG. Sad news to report from the UK Roy McGregor Paterson Roy (a.k.a. Suzi) who worked with 4D from the early days

Re: Sending Text Messages From 4D

2018-08-22 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
I used clickatell for a 4D summit presentation a few years back. It allowed two way communication. Regards, Wayne On Thu, 23 Aug 2018 at 00:04, Tim Nevels via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > I have a client that has asked me to add the option to send text messages to > cell phones

Re: v13+ - injecting code into a host.

2018-08-21 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Foundation stores the method text within another method. I actually made a component to make this easier. I'll send it to you off list. Regards, Wayne On Wed, 22 Aug 2018 at 04:21, Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > good idea! thanks > > On Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:27:27

Re: Scroll in Picture form object

2018-08-15 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Also object property Truncated not centred As soon as I ask the question (and make a fool of myself) I discover the answer!! Regards, Wayne On Wed, 15 Aug 2018 at 19:13, Wayne Stewart wrote: > > OBJECT SET SCROLLBAR(*;"JPEG_Preview_pic";true;true) > > RTFM > > Regards, > > Wayne > > > On

Re: Scroll in Picture form object

2018-08-15 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
OBJECT SET SCROLLBAR(*;"JPEG_Preview_pic";true;true) RTFM Regards, Wayne On Wed, 15 Aug 2018 at 19:08, Wayne Stewart wrote: > > Hi, > > This is probably a really dumb question but is it possible to have > scroll bars on a picture (variable) object in 4D? > > I can't see the option in the

Scroll in Picture form object

2018-08-15 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, This is probably a really dumb question but is it possible to have scroll bars on a picture (variable) object in 4D? I can't see the option in the object properties . I'm displaying a jpeg of an X-ray and the users want to be able to zoom in. That's easy I use: TRANSFORM PICTURE However,

Re: v17 PDF-Manuals

2018-08-10 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Sorry that may not have translated: This is what you need: ftp://livedoc.4d.com/DOC_4Dv17_fr_en_de_es_fe_ja_pt.zip html docs Regards, Wayne Regards, Wayne On Sat, 11 Aug 2018 at 12:43, Wayne Stewart wrote: > > DOC_4Dv17_fr_en_de_es_fe_ja_pt.zip > > Regards, > > Wayne > > > > > On

Re: v17 PDF-Manuals

2018-08-10 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
DOC_4Dv17_fr_en_de_es_fe_ja_pt.zip Regards, Wayne On Sat, 11 Aug 2018 at 12:31, David Adams via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > I was just at the 4D site looking for PDF manualsand didn't find them. > So I searched here

Re: Who’s the Gestapo?

2018-07-15 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
I know I got bounced for swearing once!! Regards, Wayne On 16 July 2018 at 12:08, Robert ListMail via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Hi David, > > Yes, I thought 4D was running the list too. Yes, I’m quite sure it’s not a > technical glitch since I heard it from multiple users.

Re: What do you use to monitor your offsite servers?

2018-07-15 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Splashtop looks really good, I might have to swap from Teamviewer Regards, Wayne On 16 July 2018 at 08:41, Guy Algot via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > +1 for Splashtop. Much more economical than either LogMeIn or TeamViewer. > Works better too IMO. > >> On Jul 15, 2018, at 2:27

Re: What do you use to monitor your offsite servers?

2018-07-15 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Teamviewer, I cheated for a long time and said i was not using it in a commercial environment but then guilt got the better of me! Regards, Wayne On 16 July 2018 at 07:14, Ed Glassgow via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Splashtop (mac/pc).. or if on Windows and you can do port

Re: V17 - No Glass Buttons

2018-07-11 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
I’d create a project form with the glass buttons and then either copy and paste them in or better still Inherit the form. On Wed, 11 Jul 2018 at 17:39, Robert McKeever via 4D_Tech < 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Created a test database. New Table. Added 1 field. > > Go to create a form via the

Re: Macro question - using project methods in a macro

2018-07-05 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Kirk, Download the 4D Pop source code and look at the macros component for some examples. Regards, Wayne On 6 July 2018 at 10:47, John DeSoi via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Kirk, > > I think you are looking for GET MACRO PARAMETER and SET MACRO PARAMETER. In > the method called

Re: Alternating Background Colors in a List form

2018-07-05 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Jim, Did you mean an output form (or included form) and not a list box? Place a rectangle behind the detail area of the form and run the following code in the on display detail event: : (Form event=On Display Detail) If (Displayed line number%2=0) OBJECT SET RGB

Re: Date entry

2018-07-05 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Pat, There’s a 4D bug regarding dates. What version of v16 are you using? The latest nightly builds of v16 dot releases should be fine. If you’re using 16r something, then it’s fixed in v17. Wayne On Thu, 5 Jul 2018 at 20:50, Pat Bensky via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Jody, >

Re: Command name but what about Keywords?

2018-07-02 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
> #4DCODE which is always English (If, End if) regardless of the method > language and easier to maintain? Yes, I wondered about that. I'm not certain how well it work in the METHOD SET CODE context. Ideally I would like something like the new syntax: Count parameters:C259 or with a constant:

Command name but what about Keywords?

2018-07-01 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I want to create a method programmatically. However, if the developer is not using english it won't work properly. If (Nil($table_ptr)) FORM GET PROPERTIES($formName_t;$width_ptr->;$height_ptr->) Else FORM GET PROPERTIES($table_ptr->;$formName_t;$width_ptr->;$height_ptr->) End if Si

Re: v13+ open multiple methods windows stacked

2018-06-22 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
// // Project Method: Util_ResizeWindows // Resizes and stacks all design mode windows // Created by Wayne Stewart (2018-06-22) // wa...@4dsupport.guru //

RIP Sujit Shah

2018-06-22 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I just heard today that Sujit Shah has just died. Probably only known to Australasian developers although he did post to the iNug. He was a lovely man and one of nature’s true gentlemen. ———- From Mrs Darshana Shah and Rhea Shah It is with much regret that I wish to inform friends and

Re: Default Font ? 4D 15.4 & Windows 10

2018-06-14 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I wouldn't hard code Segoe UI necessarily. What I do is on startup I launch a small window with a text variable set to automatic (probably static text would work as well). I then run OBJECT Get font(*;"My Text") etc to retrieve the font name and store that in an IP variable. I guess you

Re: Is there any reason to not use Windows 64bit for v16R6 clients (Mac 64bit Server)?

2018-06-14 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
I’d run 64 bit if I could (plugins permitting etc). On Fri, 15 Jun 2018 at 00:54, Dave Nasralla via 4D_Tech < 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Hey All, > > We recently moved all our 4D apps to v16R6, partly to get ready for > the Macs going 64bit only. (I thought High Sierra was the last OS to >

Re: Build with code signing

2018-06-11 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
> Nothing inside the application package should be changed after this point. That's pretty much going to stop 4D then, it writes to the structure all the time even in a built application Regards, Wayne Wayne Stewart about.me/waynestewart On 12 June 2018 at 03:45, Cannon Smith via 4D_Tech

Re: SOAP Parameter Limit (Sujit Shah)

2018-05-18 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
If I needed to pass that many parameters I'd pass them as a JSON string. One text parameter containing as many as you want. Regards, Wayne Wayne Stewart about.me/waynestewart On 18 May 2018 at 19:10, Bruno LEGAY via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Hi, > > I don't think I have

Re: Failed To Create A Listening Socket ?

2018-05-10 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Allan, On any 4D port is what I meant (the db engine port, the sql port, the web port etc etc etc) Regards, Wayne Wayne Stewart about.me/waynestewart On 11 May 2018 at 14:49, Wayne Stewart wrote: > Allan, > > Nothing else running on that port? > > Regards, > >

Re: Failed To Create A Listening Socket ?

2018-05-10 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Allan, Nothing else running on that port? Regards, Wayne Wayne Stewart about.me/waynestewart On 11 May 2018 at 12:56, Allan Udy via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Hi All, > > We have a Windows Server 2012 setup as a test machine. It was used for > testing last weekend - Web

Re: Standalone application connection to 4D Server

2018-05-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi​ , ​Just some more clarification on licensing. Not many people read the fine print of the license. A ​ 4D Application Single User (or what many people call ​ engined ​or sponsored version ​)​ can’t ​ connect more than twice per day to write to a data source. It can connect as many times as

Re: Options To Put Data Into Existing Excel Spreadsheets?

2018-05-08 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
2cv is faster than a Ferrari: https://goo.gl/images/2yZ2L9 On Wed, 9 May 2018 at 01:16, Randy Engle via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Another "plug" for Pluggers XCEL plugin. > We use it exclusively. > Full control of the spreadsheet. > > Randy Engle, Director > XC2 Software LLC –

Re: Standalone application connection to 4D Server

2018-05-08 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Chipping in on the licensing question. What is the standalone? If it’s a sponsored 4D engine app then you are limited to two connections per day. If it’s SQL desktop app then you can connect whenever you want. I assume the same for the developer editions too. The oem desktop product could

Re: v13+ - method comments (the Explorer Pane)

2018-05-07 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Chip, I wrote some code to do that for Foundation it relies on some discipline in creating your header comments of course. // // Project Method: --> ReturnType // Description // Access: Shared // Parameters: // $1 : Type : Description //

Re: A thought on re-indexing of a large database after repairs, compacting etc

2018-04-23 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
> I don’t have the luxury of installing an SSD RAID. A 512GB SSD is less than $200 https://www.amazon.com/Samsung-500GB-Internal-MZ-76E500B-AM/dp/B0781Z7Y3S/ or just over if you go for the pro version with the 5 year warranty

Re: 7-Zip Unpacker?

2018-04-21 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Bob, This is outside 4D? If you use a Mac look at keka - http://www.kekaosx.com/en/ If you use Windows, it serves you right! Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 22 April 2018 at 12:43, Bob Miller via 4D_Tech

Re: JSON Validator in POP component, where is it?

2018-04-08 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I think I saw it in the partner source code section of the forum Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 9 April 2018 at 01:43, John Baughman via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Thanks Miyako. > > > On

Re: 4D Write and 4D Write Pro

2018-03-26 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
gt; > On Mar 26, 2018, at 3:07 PM, Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech < > 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > > > Jim, > > > > What you described works perfectly for me. > > > > What version of 4D? > > > > Wayne > > > > On Mon, 26 Mar 2018

Re: 4D Write and 4D Write Pro

2018-03-26 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Jim, What you described works perfectly for me. What version of 4D? Wayne On Mon, 26 Mar 2018 at 20:45, Jim Crate via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > I’d like to be able to use 4D Write and 4D Write Pro together in the same > database. However, even though 4D Developer Professional

4D Summit

2018-03-20 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I’m sitting in in the master class by Laurent in Paris. Absolutely fantastic, if you haven’t booked for Washington yet you need to break open the piggy bank now and book! Really good stuff. Wayne -- Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart

Re: 4D 15R5 Feedback

2018-02-27 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Sujit, I don’t that particular bug existed in v15 Wayne On Wed, 28 Feb 2018 at 13:56, Sujit Shah via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Thanks Keisuke > > Do you know if this fixed in 15R5 as well? > > > > On Wed, Feb 28, 2018 at 8:29 AM, Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech < >

Re: Mac OS for v11 Server

2018-02-10 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
10.6.8 in a virtual environment? Actually server is very stable because of the lack of user interaction at least for v13. Not so certain about v11. Seriously look at the VM environment if you have problems though. Wayne On Sun, 11 Feb 2018 at 17:03, Justin Leavens via 4D_Tech <

Re: The writing is on the wall

2018-01-25 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, 4D View & 4D Write are not going 64 bit, that's what the pro versions are. As far as 32 bit support, my guess is 10.14 will have grudging support and 10.15 will just say No! Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart

Re: SMTP error 10113 Error with Authentication

2018-01-23 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Did this sort the problem? Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 11 May 2017 at 05:08, David Ringsmuth via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Tim, > > Great suggestion. At first I thought it did. > > The

Re: Dialog return value without process variables

2018-01-23 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, What I do is create one process variable object in the initialisation of every process. I then use that throughout the process for all that sort of stuff. It's really easy with dot notation but you don't need it. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image:

Re: File Size

2018-01-14 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Thanks Keisuke > The unit was established by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) in 1998 My computer science degree predated that and I've never struck it before! You learn something new every day.

File Size

2018-01-14 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I'm trying to create a method that will return a file size as a string, similar to how the Finder does. Although I get "a result" it's not the "same result" as reported in the Finder :( It turns out that in the Finder KB are 1000 bytes, MB are 1000 KB etc. I wasted a fair bit of time on

Re: PDFs in web areas & High Sierra broken?

2018-01-13 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Consider the pluggers PDF viewer. http://www.pluggers.nl/product/pdf-viewer/ On Wed, 10 Jan 2018 at 23:54, Jeffrey Kain via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Yeah, "only" the current OS on the Mac side in the versions most of are > deploying... lol. > > -- > Jeffrey Kain >

Re: Macros - how to insert "<>"

2017-12-13 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 14 December 2017 at 09:40, Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com > wrote: > i want to have a 4D marco include the following text, but the macro > parser chokes. > My

Re: The speed penalty for pointers is pretty low compiled

2017-11-30 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
​Kirk, ​> ​ Agreed again. I really do wish 4D did a better job of presenting new ​ ​ technology.​ ​Not wanting to sound like a 4D shill but I think the new blog ( https://blog.4d.com) is fantastic for demonstrating new features. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image:

Re: v13 - Plugin inside component

2017-11-16 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Chip, Yep, that should do the trick Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 17 November 2017 at 09:35, Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com > wrote: > I have a plugin - Keisuke's Get Folder Size - which is

Re: 4D v6.8

2017-11-16 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Scratch that, I've got it running in both 10.5 & 10.6 (next time check before speaking - stupid man). Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 17 November 2017 at 09:23, Wayne Stewart

Re: 4D v6.8

2017-11-16 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, My guess is that you could upgrade to v2003 or v2004 which might be easier to work with. I'm fairly certain that 6.8 won't run on 10.5+ Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 17 November 2017 at 08:12, Randy

Re: Ampersand in a menu

2017-11-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Jim, Good to see someone else searches the email archive! …and you're welcome, I've used a lot of unicode characters for things like that since I worked out the trick. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 10

Re: BLOB CONFRONT

2017-11-08 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Thanks for all the thoughts. I ran a test where I used four different document types, six different mechanisms, repeated 10 times and then averaged the results. Notes: The √ means that the result came back as equal (just being paranoid). 4D Digest only works on text not blobs (although the

Re: BLOB CONFRONT

2017-11-07 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Any more thoughts on this? This is what I do currently: $oldBLOB_x:=Old($CurrentField_ptr->) Case of : (BLOB size($oldBLOB_x)=0) & (BLOB size($CurrentField_ptr->)=0) : (Generate digest($oldBLOB_x;MD5 digest)=Generate digest($CurrentField_ptr->;MD5 digest)) Else // It's different End

Re: [Warning] Settings properties values on object field by object notation

2017-10-31 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Chip, Record 0 is the first record in the table. Of course it may have been deleted and the number not reallocated. Regards, Wayne Sent from my iPhone > On 31 Oct 2017, at 15:03, Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > wrote: > > Alberto, > doesn't Goto REcord ([table];0) -

Re: PDF in Web Area not displaying on a Mac

2017-10-18 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
John, I use Rob Laveaux's pdf viewer plugin rather than the web area. http://www.pluggers.nl/product/pdf-viewer/ FYI: There is a memory leak in the old web area with pdf display but not in the new Blink based one, I'm not certain if that applies in your specific case.

Re: San Fransisco Font

2017-10-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > I think I am going to bite the bullet and do as Keisuke suggests. Testing > it I found the User experience is way better.. An easy sprint or 2 for the > hundreds of forms in the DB. > > On Tue, Oct 10, 2017 at 3:12 PM, Wayne Stewart via 4D_Te

Re: San Fransisco Font

2017-10-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I guess that's not a major concern for me. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart <http://about.me/waynestewart> On 10 October 2017 at 14:56, Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech < 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > 2017/10/10 12:41

Re: San Fransisco Font

2017-10-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
<http://about.me/waynestewart> On 10 October 2017 at 14:44, Sujit Shah via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > SO you don't use the property list to set the stylesheets? > > On Tue, Oct 10, 2017 at 2:41 PM, Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech < > 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrot

Re: San Fransisco Font

2017-10-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, What I do is open a form on startup in a window outside etc screen boundary. On that form I have one variable set to Automatic. In the On load method I call: <>WGD_o.Font:=New object <>WGD_o.Font.Name:=OBJECT Get font(*;"auto") In this particular example <>WGD_o is an application wide IP

Re: Love 4D's math interpretation...

2017-09-29 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
It's a feature! Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 29 September 2017 at 19:18, Arnaud de Montard via 4D_Tech < 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > > Le 28 sept. 2017 à 23:53, Randy Engle via 4D_Tech

Re: OB Copy, New Object, or $1

2017-09-04 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
In English it undefined or Undefined. Case sensitive difference. On Mon, 4 Sep 2017 at 19:35, Arnaud de Montard via 4D_Tech < 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > > > Le 4 sept. 2017 à 05:11, John Baughman via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> > a écrit : > > > > Also I spent a great deal of time

Re: How to show / hide all on Property List in v16?

2017-08-16 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Kirk, 32 vs 64 bit. The redesigned window in 64 bit doesn't have this functionality. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 16 August 2017 at 20:19, bernard--- via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > I did

How many Hierarchical Lists?

2017-08-14 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Is there a way you can find out how many lists there are? I'm looking at a system where they use HLists as sort of objects. Storing things in the "object" as list item parameters. I'd like to check that they are being cleared correctly. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image:

Re: nested components

2017-07-25 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Chip, The only way to this stuff easily is one way calls. Component A can call Component B but not vice versa. If you need to call in both directions then Execute Method or Execute Formula are your friends. In the host database have both components available. You can’t use a ‘contained’

Re: Very Simple Way to Access Server with Two Copies of Remote from the Same Machine

2017-07-13 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Mind you it took me a long time to discover the Folder separator constant!! Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 14 July 2017 at 09:13, Wayne Stewart wrote: > Doug, > > I think you've

Re: Very Simple Way to Access Server with Two Copies of Remote from the Same Machine

2017-07-13 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Doug, I think you've been asleep at the wheel for a while!! That's dated 2011 and I'm sure I can remember doing it in v2004. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 14 July 2017 at 09:06, Douglas von Roeder via

Automatic Font

2017-07-12 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Is there a way to get the name of the "Automatic" (application/system etc) font name at runtime? Elsewhere I use Object Set Font & may want to use the "automatic one" ​Thanks , Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart

Re: Request : Text utilities

2017-07-05 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
> Note that local custom varies. For example, Australia Australian's have special needs, it's due to our convict past. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 6 July 2017 at 07:23, David Adams via 4D_Tech

Re: Is there a JSON handling component for v13?

2017-07-02 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Michael, Definitely go with NTK, fantastic product. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 3 July 2017 at 09:04, Kirk Brooks via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Michael, > The best I've found is the JSON

Re: Automatic type-ahead on single-column listbox?

2017-06-27 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I did it with help from Dave Batton (so you can imagine how fresh this solution is)! The way it works is this and you will laugh/wince. Here is a screenshot of the form: http://www.4dsupport.guru/iNUGPictures/2017/Select.png Have 36 buttons that trigger to the 26 characters and 10

Re: 32 bit Mac

2017-06-06 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > > On Jun 7, 2017, at 05:00, Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech < > 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > > > > > I assume that is for app store deployment only but… > > > > https://developer.apple.com/videos/pla

32 bit Mac

2017-06-06 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, Looks like 32-bit apps are going away on the mac: https://www.macrumors.com/2017/06/06/apple-to-phase-out-32-bit-mac-apps/ High Sierra will be the last macOS release to support 32-bit apps without compromise. 64-bit Requirements January 2018: New apps June 2018: All apps and updates I

Re: Dynamic Process Variables???

2017-06-06 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
ftp://ftp.4d.com/ACI_TECHNICAL_NOTES/2010/MacOS/TN_2010_01-04_%28JAN%29/10-01_VariablesOnDemand.zip Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 7 June 2017 at 06:25, Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote:

Re: Dynamic Process Variables???

2017-06-06 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
There was a 4D summit session by Charlie Vass and someone else using this technique in v11 or v12. Regards, Wayne Sent from my iPhone On 7 Jun 2017, at 05:53, Dennis, Neil via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: >> I've only used dynamic vars on forms. > > You and I are the same in that

Re: How do you get the names of shared methods from a component?

2017-06-05 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
David, I'd create an "info" method in your component: MessageHub_Info ("Methods") -> Object or MessageHub_Info (OB New("Request";"Methods") -> Object Or similar Then return in the object an array of method names. Then you could extend the _Info method for other functions: MessageHub_Info

Re: Deploying with R release?

2017-06-04 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
John, No 'r' features will be included in a dot release until 17.0. No bug fixes will be made to 16r2, its frozen in time now. However bug fixes will be incorporated into 16r3 which is nearly final now and r4, r5. 16r6 is of course 17.0. If you go down the r path, and I see no reason why

[off] i9

2017-05-30 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
This might be handy for all those preemptive workers. https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2017/05/intels-new-high-end-desktop-platform-up-to-18-cores-36-threads-2000/ Regards, Wayne Sent from my iPhone ** 4D Internet Users Group

Re: USE DATABASE from a component. ?

2017-05-29 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
I just looked at the docs again. The problem is (from the create database page): However, it is imperative that you do not activate the access management system (by assigning a password to the Designer) in an external database, otherwise you will no longer be able to have access to it via the USE

Re: USE DATABASE from a component. ?

2017-05-29 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
David, A lot of my comments were tongue in cheek but I'm sure I heard that once an external data file is opened in real 4D it buggers it up from then on as an external database Wayne On Mon, 29 May 2017 at 18:56, David Adams via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Hey Wayne, thanks for

Re: USE DATABASE from a component. ?

2017-05-29 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
David, The only database available from a component is the host database. You can access it via pointers, (works for me). Or you can create a table in the host via SQL (although I prefer to avoid Satan's QL): http://doc.4d.com/4Dv16/4D/16/CREATE-TABLE.300-3201315.en.html But if you are

Re: Favorite tricks and keystrokes: Please take one and leave on

2017-05-27 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Doesn't alway work though :( On Sat, 27 May 2017 at 23:57, Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > command - K > > > On Sat, May 27, 2017 at 12:08 PM, Douglas von Roeder via 4D_Tech < > > 4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > > >> A recent discovery for me was a quick way to open the

Re: Migrating OS X server to Windows Server

2017-05-17 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I reckon the main consideration is (depending on size of the organisation and knowledge of the IT staff) go with what the people onsite are familiar dealing with. So an i7 iMac with SSD may be sufficient, I have a number of sites running off a 27" quad-core iMac or 2012 Mac mini. I

Re: How to detect EOL character in text file

2017-05-13 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Jörg, I'd just look and see. Grab a bunch of text say less than 1k Then use position (with the *) and see if you can find crlf, not there Look for cr or LF then. Wayne PS. Are you coming to Sydney world tour? On Sat, 13 May 2017 at 18:16, Jörg Knebel via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote:

Re: Preemptive mode flaw

2017-05-09 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Tim & David, The protocol for ANZ is to email techsupp...@4d.net.au with bug details. I then submit them. Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 10 May 2017 at 10:20, David Adams via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com>

Re: 4D Write Pro Interface component

2017-05-08 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Yes but the ruler is an R feature. You won't see that in a dot release until 17 dot 0 Wayne On Tue, 9 May 2017 at 13:01, John Baughman via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > That’s interesting. I am running v16.1 and it is not in the Property List > as depicted in the blog post. Did it

Re: location of Macros for version 16

2017-05-01 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
/Users/whatever/Library/Application Support/4D/Macros v2/ Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 2 May 2017 at 10:46, Jörg Knebel via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > Hi there, > > Could someone be so kind and

Re: PDF Manuals for v16

2017-05-01 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Jörg, Not available yet :( You can download the html versions though but there's a trick! Go to the 16r2 page (the link is broken on the 16 page). Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 2 May 2017 at 07:32, Jörg

Re: compnents - host table access

2017-04-28 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Chip, Of course if you want access to a specific table you can just do this: C_POINTER(<>TSK_TaskTable_ptr;<>TSK_ID_ptr;<>TSK_Name_ptr) EXECUTE FORMULA("<>TSK_Name_ptr:=->[Task]") EXECUTE FORMULA("<>TSK_ID_ptr:=->[Task]ID") EXECUTE FORMULA("<>TSK_Name_ptr:=->[Task]Name") Regards, Wayne

Re: component question

2017-04-28 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Chip, The technique that Dave Batton used in Foundation (and released publicly in a couple of free components) went like this: Start most methods with a call to the INIT method: Eg. // // Project Method: Log_Init // Initializes both

Re: Specifying a type with OB GET

2017-04-27 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Hi, I run everything through wrappers. So I don't see this. Eg. FO_Date (Object {;Date}) -> Date FO_Text (Object {;Text}) -> Text Regards, Wayne [image: --] Wayne Stewart [image: http://]about.me/waynestewart On 28 April 2017 at 10:02, Kirk Brooks via

Re: Experience with FTSY Sync Code//Speed up Sync Code

2017-04-24 Thread Wayne Stewart via 4D_Tech
Mine performs similarly slowly (5-6 records per second) but it sends only one record per web service call. A smarter and less lazy person than me would bunch a few records into the one call, use compression etc. One day I might implement this but you never can tell, I think beer is more

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