Re: Image Export to Excel

2017-08-30 Thread Keisuke Miyako via 4D_Tech
I totally agree, XL is the best. you might also want to take a look at HMFREE ADDON https://www.hmplugins.com https://www.hmplugins.com/en/hmFree/Features-134.html quote: • Create native Excel (*.xls) files * Based on the ExcelFormat library (same as Keisuke Miyako's XLS II-Plugin), but with

OSX absolute and relative path

2017-08-30 Thread David Ringsmuth via 4D_Tech
OS X  10.12.6 4D is  15.4 Compiled Built app On one OSX when creating a file an attempting to launch it the path does not contain the Macintosh HD, it begins with file:///userName/... On another OSX the exact same command to create the file with path begins with the hard drive name:

Re: 4dmethod.com - Publish/Subscribe Component for 4D, David Adams

2017-08-30 Thread David Adams via 4D_Tech
I've sent a ton of graphs and such to Brent in case he can post them this week. Everything I showed should be there and some other stuff as well. I dropped in some pre-emptive stuff in the back. I'm sceptical that slides are worth much without a presentation but, well, here you go! Oh, and the

Re: 4dmethod.com - Publish/Subscribe Component for 4D, David Adams

2017-08-30 Thread David Adams via 4D_Tech
John, Thanks for the nice note! I'm glad if it came across comprehensibly. I think that CALL FORM and CALL WORKER are fantastic commands and really like them. So I used them to build a Publish/Subscribe system in 4D. It really makes it easy to reuse form widgets, add new windows into your UI,

4dmethod.com - Publish/Subscribe Component for 4D, David Adams

2017-08-30 Thread truegold via 4D_Tech
Hi All, If you were not able to see it the 4dMethod.com presentation today - you really go to!!! David Adams did a wonderful job explaining how he implemented Publish/Subscribe. Just what the doctor ode red in my case as I was about to implement something similar in a database I am working

Re: TEXT TO DOCUMENT With Special Characters

2017-08-30 Thread Justin Carr via 4D_Tech
On 31 Aug 2017, at 8:53 am, Cannon Smith via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > I’m having trouble with saving Unicode characters to a file. For example, the > following code saves a file to disk: > > C_TEXT($tText;$tFilepath) > > $tText:=“©” //Copyright symbol > $tFilepath:=System

TEXT TO DOCUMENT With Special Characters

2017-08-30 Thread Cannon Smith via 4D_Tech
I’m having trouble with saving Unicode characters to a file. For example, the following code saves a file to disk: C_TEXT($tText;$tFilepath) $tText:=“©” //Copyright symbol $tFilepath:=System folder(Desktop)+"test.txt" TEXT TO DOCUMENT($tFilepath;$tText;UTF8 text without length) When I open the

Re: Tip: Finding scheduling conflicts

2017-08-30 Thread David Adams via 4D_Tech
I'm back to tell you about a wonderful thing called "the Internet" ;-) I turns out that Sedgewick has a series of free courses at Coursera: https://www.coursera.org/courses?languages=en=sedgewick What I linked to yesterday comes from Algorithms 1. I checked the syllabus and it looks like a

Re: Drag & Drop challenge - developer wanted

2017-08-30 Thread Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech
Talk to Bob Miller... I think he has something. On Wed, 30 Aug 2017 13:17:57 -0700, Lee Hinde via 4D_Tech wrote: > I can get the database 'on drop' method to fire. You get the path to > the email file. > > I can’t get a form to respond in any case. My target is a subform, > which doesn’t have

Re: Drag & Drop challenge - developer wanted

2017-08-30 Thread Lee Hinde via 4D_Tech
I can get the database 'on drop' method to fire. You get the path to the email file. I can’t get a form to respond in any case. My target is a subform, which doesn’t have an on drop event, so I tried with a button and the form itself and neither give me the green +. The customer’s request is

Re: Drag & Drop challenge - developer wanted

2017-08-30 Thread Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech
THAT is a good challenge. I am working with a form with Drag n drop enabled. I put this code in the from method: If (Form event=On Drag Over) TRACE End if it does not fire when dragging mail from either my email client, don't worry you don't use it :), nor from Apple Mail.app The Green + does

Re: Drag & Drop challenge - developer wanted

2017-08-30 Thread Lee Hinde via 4D_Tech
Daniel. How did you solve this problem? On Tue, Jan 6, 2015 at 8:47 AM, Daniel N. Solenthaler < dan...@solenthaler.com> wrote: > Hi all, > > I am looking for a developer who is able to provide a solution for one or > all of the following requirements: > > a) Direct Drag & Drop (not via Desktop)

RE: Image Export to Excel

2017-08-30 Thread Randy Engle via 4D_Tech
Dougie I agree. XL from pluggers is not free, but it "is" the industrial grade plugin for EXCEL. Take control, get the job done. Randy Engle, Director XC2 Software LLC – XC2LIVE! -Original Message- From: 4D_Tech [mailto:4d_tech-boun...@lists.4d.com] On Behalf Of Douglas von Roeder via

Re: Image Export to Excel

2017-08-30 Thread Douglas Cryer via 4D_Tech
Douglas, Re: > > One of the best kept secrets of the 4D plugin world — the XL Plugin from > Pluggers. > Many thanks. I do not know how I have missed that for so many years given my usage and love of Robs work. Looks like I have a lot of work to do converting existing reports but I think

Re: Image Export to Excel

2017-08-30 Thread Douglas von Roeder via 4D_Tech
Dougie: One of the best kept secrets of the 4D plugin world — the XL Plugin from Pluggers. Here's the text from a page from the manual" "xlBookAddPicture Syntax xlBookAddPicture( book ; picture ) → pictureID Parameters Name book → picture → pictureID ← Description Type longint picture

Re: v13 on OS X 12.6 [solved]

2017-08-30 Thread Chip Scheide via 4D_Tech
I have no idea what/why but after a restart - for other reasons - v13.6 seems to be working (at least it connects, and accepts passwords :) On Wed, 30 Aug 2017 09:24:16 +0200, Bernd Fröhlich via 4D_Tech wrote: > Chip Scheide: > >> I am getting error -10002 (connection disrupted) during the

Re: Tip: Finding scheduling conflicts

2017-08-30 Thread David Adams via 4D_Tech
For those of you following along at home or checking the archives in days to come, I came across a really good lecture on interval trees: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0QOYtSsTg4 It's presented by Robert Sedgewick. Yes, *that* Robert Sedgewick, the algorithms guy. Well, the algorithms guy for

Re: Image Export to Excel

2017-08-30 Thread Douglas Cryer via 4D_Tech
Miyako, Thank you for your reply a while back... > On 19 Jul 2017, at 20:00, 4d_tech-requ...@lists.4d.com wrote: > > the component was meant to be a simple demonstration of how one can call > AppleScript and VBA from 4D. > it was never meant to be an "out of the box" kind of production tool. >

Re: v13 on OS X 12.6

2017-08-30 Thread Bernd Fröhlich via 4D_Tech
Chip Scheide: > I am getting error -10002 (connection disrupted) during the initial > connection. -10002 is usually a network problem. Is there some switch/firewall active that may block the connestion? Could you test with an older system running on the same machine (start from a cloned