Paradox 5 for Windows Developer's Guide

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Filled with illustrations and real-world examples, this book provides a practical approach to using this powerful database package to develop high-quality applications. Readers become proficient with Paradox through expert tips, tricks, and techniques.
  • Emphasizes the new features of the Version 5
  • Includes extensive coverage on ObjectPAL and programming DLL support, ...
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Overview

Filled with illustrations and real-world examples, this book provides a practical approach to using this powerful database package to develop high-quality applications. Readers become proficient with Paradox through expert tips, tricks, and techniques.
  • Emphasizes the new features of the Version 5
  • Includes extensive coverage on ObjectPAL and programming DLL support, multi-user applications, Display Managers, and data objects
  • Disk contains forms, tables, and scripts for applications
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A text/disk combination that shows developers how to use Paradox 5, the database package for developing large, complex applications. It covers building and supporting Paradox applications, customizing object behavior with ObjectPAL scripts, and the latest features of Paradox 5. This edition contains new chapters on database design concepts and networking, and new appendices on data recovery and Prestwood's coding convention. A companion disk contains source code for sample applications and examples. For intermediate to advanced programmers. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780672304965
  • Publisher: Sams
  • Publication date: 10/19/1994
  • Series: Sams Developer's Guide
  • Edition description: 2nd ed
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 1200

Table of Contents

Introduction
1 Database Development Design Concepts
2 Creating and Maintaining Paradox Tables
3 Customizing Paradox Tables
4 Using Query By Example
5 Data Modeling
6 Quick Design and Data Display Tools
7 Designing Forms
8 Creating and Printing Reports
9 Using Crosstabs and Graphs
10 Using OLE and DDE in Paradox for Windows Applications
11 Getting Started with ObjectPAL
12 Building Robust Applications with ObjectPAL
13 Programming Data, Model, and Design Objects with ObjectPAL
14 Programming Display Managers and System Objects
15 Programming DLL Support for ObjectPAL Applications
16 Building Useful Applications
17 Networking Fundamentals and Tools
App. A SQL Connections
App. B Data Recovery Techniques
App. C Prestwood's Coding Convention
App. D Data Conversions
App. E File Extensions and Command-line Options
App. F Paradox for Windows Navigation and Selection Keys
App. G Paradox for Windows Function Key Summary
App. H Paradox for Windows Menu Shortcut Keys
App. I Navigation and Manipulation Keys
App. J Paradox for Windows Object Classes
App. K Paradox for Windows Methods, Listed by Class
App. L Paradox for Windows ObjectPAL Constants
App. M Paradox for Windows ObjectPAL Error Constants
App. N Paradox for Windows UIObject Classes and Properties
Index
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