While the update to Creators update worked without a problem (slight one, my custom Exploere short cut broke) a new feature was annoying. Windows Security Health checks a lot of relevant settings and status of devices, but lacks a facility to suppress warnings of ‘things I know off and are fine’. One is the setting of screen brightness on my notebooks (all my machines are nowafdays) to maximum, affecting battery life. I know, dont nag about it. The result is a Windows Security icon in the taskbar with an exclamation mark, hinting at one or more problems. It is not, … Continue reading Windows Creators update Windows Security Health alarm off
I have upgraded my Windows 8.1 64 bit and Delphi 7 continued to work. So far so good. It means the procedure to get Delphi 7 on Windows 10 is still OK.
What did no work? The Help function is broken again, Microsoft did not (yet?) update he HELP support for Windows 10.
Continue reading “Delphi 7 and Windows 10: even help works!”
The Pipo X7 In december 2014 stories appeared on a competent mini Windows PC, the Pipo X7. Low price, nice looking, well equiped and worth a look. I got myself a white (alu) Pipo X7 to use as a lightweight … Continue reading Pipo X7, a small but capable PC!
Met behulp van WordPress en een aangepast theme Twenty Eleven en een uptodate maken van de jalbum voor de foto albums: een verse nieuwe reizen site! Nu is de site (en de jalbum foto albums) ook te gebruiken vanaf telefoon … Continue reading Nieuwe opzet reizen site
There is now a version of the inpout libraryDLPORTIO, usable form Delphi 7 as I have shown before, also for 64 bit (Windows 7 and 8.1): http://www.highrez.co.uk/downloads/inpout32/ From Version 188.8.131.52, InpOut provides basic DLPortIO compatibility, for use with LCDSmartie etc. To use with LCD smartie, take the 32bit DLL (in \Win32) and rename it to DLPortIO.dll Continue reading DLPortIO and Windows 7, 8.1 64 bit
I recently have upgraded my main machine to a Windows 8.1 64 bit system. So I needed to revisit the Delphi 7 installation. Not a real challenge, it works. The relevant post is updated accordingly. Continue reading Delphi 7 and Windows 8.1
A trip in Spain from Madrid to Andaluce. Photos and video. Continue reading Spanje 2013 trip
Parts of the movie made in 1920 by Willy Mullens, Haghe Film-Fabriek, of Weesp. And as much as possible the same scene at the same spot in May 2012. Continue reading Weesp (1920) toen en (2012) nu