April 12th Meeting – WebFileManager4D, Tom DeMeo

April 12th, 2017, 12:00 noon, CDT (UTC−5:00)
116 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago IL 3rd floor
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Special Topic:
WebFileManager4D – A new remote file management code library, Tom DeMeo, Waltham Software

A lot of 4D applications build in the functionality to interact with and manage external documents and files which are kept on the server. Providing a quality interface to do this can be surprisingly difficult and time consuming. WebFileManager4D is a code library that can be installed and configured in minutes, and can provide a clean, familiar file explorer type interface for managing documents.

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March 1st Meeting – Building services with 4D Mobile, Alex Heilmann

March 1st, 2017, 12:00 noon, CST (UTC−6:00)
116 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago IL 3rd floor
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Building services with 4D MobileAlex HeilmannEdinburgh Bicycle Cooperative

Rightly enough, Wakanda is usually marketed as an “app factory”, bundled as a full stack framework in order to develop web applications.  But if you single out the Wakanda server from that bundle and look at its extensive API, you can start seeing Wakanda as a “services factory”.
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Print Selection?

Optimization and the glorious ‘Client log recording’ database parameter.  Are printing processes harassing your server?  Enter the No Harassment Zone!

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January 18th Meeting – New 4D Write Pro, Roland Lannuzel

January 18th, 2017, 12:00 noon, CST (UTC−6:00)
116 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago IL 3rd floor
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Special Topic:
New 4D Write Pro features that end users will love and give developers a new level of programatic document editing.
Roland Lannuzel

4D applications that work heavily with documents often rely on templates to generate invoices, reports, orders and more. Templates can be tricky to produce. Building them requires an advanced end user or developer.  With 4D v16 plus 4D Write Pro, your applications and 4D code gain access to the new concept of bookmarks.  

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How do you connect to 4D?

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Goodnight MosesWalker

Redirect your bookmarks!  After years of operating under the GitHub account named MosesWalker, I decided to rename it to 4DMethod to avoid confusion and make it easier to find.   All previous example code and demos are still available at https://github.com/4dmethod.

 

 

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December 7th Meeting – 4DListbox Component, Bruno Raeymaekers

December 7th, 2016, 12:00 noon, CST (UTC−6:00)
116 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago IL 3rd floor
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Special Topic:
4DListbox Component – Bruno Raeymaekers

Bruno Raeymaekers of HBO Latin America will demo his 4DListbox component that increases your productivity in setting up and maintaining list boxes.
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