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  • Standing Desk for Programming Featured

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    I have been trying out the concept of a "standing Desk" today, and during the last 6 hours I have been pleasantly surprised.     I took my old delapidated table at the office, added a height of 370 mm to it and now stand and program.   I can feel my back straighten out and after standing for nearly 6 hours ...
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  • Automatic upgrades for your development Environment

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    It's been a long time that automatic upgrading software has been available, and I have always been amased that smaller software development companies without lots of resources does not go this route but insist on manually sending out upgrade notifications and thus using up their valuable resources. (Read more) ...
    Mar 28 Tags: Untagged
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  • Using an Editable Combo in Windev

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    Sometimes the data you receive using a combo box, does not contain what you are looking for. Instead of exiting and then adding the data to the lookup list and coming back to your original form, we will use an Editable Combo to add the data ' on the fly'. ...
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  • Setting PDF versions in MsWord to match WX merge printing

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    When doing merger PDF printing or merging PDF files in WX, PDF version 1.4 is the version that is used.  As a default, MSWord 2010 prints to PDF version 1.5 ...
    Nov 22 Tags: Untagged
  • BATCH PRINTING of reports in Windev

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    From Version 17, you have the ability to batch print reports in WX. ...
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  • Passing DATE to a procedure

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    If you have a control on a window that comes from a date field in a file, it is presented as an ansi string.  ...
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  • windevsa.co.za forum

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    It's been a hectic month with client projects entering their final test phases and small little issues appearing that was never considered. This gives us a very nice experience base for any future Clarion -> Windev Conversion efforts.   ...
    May 28 Tags: Untagged
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  • Community hardware breakdown sessions a real hit Featured

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    On Saturday 10 November 2012, Riebens Systems held it's second 'Breakdown' session with children from the community. Up to 6 children at a time are identified by the local Community Police Forum Sector 1 and they are given a chance to learn how computer equipment looks and also how to handle the equipment. ...
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  • Riebens brings Cell C and NuEra Simcard Promotion to Heidelberg

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    We have been supplying people in the Heidelberg Area with FREE simcards that contain up to R600 airtime and 400 smses over a year and also provides FREE funeral cover up to R5000. ...
    Mar 29 Tags: Untagged
  • New Offices

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    As some might know, we have always worked from offices where we are available 24 hours a day, and that meant that we were working from offices located in our home.   We are changing this practice and will be working from offices located in the main street leading into Heidelberg from the N2. ( The old Langeberg bookshop) ...
    Feb 19 Tags: Untagged
  • Testing Windows Live Writer

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    We live in a beautiful part of South Africa and according to recent findings near Mosselbaai, also the origin of mankind. ...
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  • Happy birthday Michelle

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    Happy birthday to you. You look like a cat..and act like one too. Happy 8'th birthday Michelle !!! ...
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