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PRODUCTIVITY

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Address Book

A simple address book application.

Address book

 

Download for Windows or Mac

Spellchecker

This database presents the commands that allow you to change the spellchecker on Mac OS (native or Hunspell) and to change the correction language.

spell check

 

Download for Mac

Advanced Text Area

How do you create multi-style text areas in 4D?

Use different types of styles based on portions of text: Inster/modify URLs, 4D expressions, recalculations… Manage your own contextual menu in the area… This database will provide you with code examples that can be used in your own projects.

 

Advanced text area

 

A practical guide to using SVN with 4D

After a quick introduction of SVN covering "universal" RC concepts such as: repository, working copy, check out, check in, update, conflict resolution, branching, merging, rollback; we will get into using 4D with SVN. We will cover SVN server and SVN client. Join us to learn best practices, development scenarios, build automation, helpful tips for using 4D in a SVN context as well as advanced techniques.

Stats Functions

4D v13 introduces enhancements to stats functions.

This "How Do I" demonstrates how to use statistical functions on arrays.

 

Download for Windows or Mac

XPS Print Preview

4D supports XPS Print Preview under Windows.

This "How Do I" gives you an example of a direct print preview.

 

On Windows, if a print job is launched with the Print Preview checkbox selected, 4D redirects printing to the Microsoft XPS viewer.

 

Please note: Under Windows XP, Microsoft's .Net framework is required. 

 

Download for Windows or Mac

4D Chart

4D Chart is a now-deprecated plug-in to add graphing capabilities to 4D, largely replaced by 4D's native SVG features.

The plug-in is provided as-is for 4D v13 for those who still require it for compatibility purposes.

 

Download 4D Chart v13

XPS Print Previews (Windows)

Get enhanced print previews under Windows.

Print preview under Windows now uses XPS. End users can take advantage of vectorial zoom and page navigation.

Multilingual spell-checking

Take advantage of the power of a Hunspell-compliant spell checker, capable of supporting 100 languages.

This makes 4D’s already solid international deployment credentials even greater.

 

4D Pop Collection

4D Pop is a series of productivity components grouped into a toolbar that integrates perfectly with the 4D development environment. Filled with clever tools and immediately useful for developers, 4D Pop has many advantages.
4D Pop

A Mind for Productivity

Every 4D Pop component is a handy little nugget you’ll wonder how you ever did without. Created by 4D developers for 4D developers, they’ll help you save precious time on repetitive operations, be the little helpers you always dreamt of having, and put an even friendlier face on your development environment.