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Subject: RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released
Thread ID: 393864 Message ID: 393873 # Views: 163 # Ratings: 0
Version: FoxPro 2.x for Windows Category: Projects and Design
Date: Wednesday, December 25, 2013 12:13:30 AM         
   


> Microsoft FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 in an unofficial ESL / EXE engine upgrade
> that tends to replace Win3.x interface with the modern GUI standards along with
> addition of some useful extensions to the standard command set.
>
> Key features of the release 2.6.1 are:
>
> - @ ... TO draws lines to arbitrary direction with unlimited pen width and raster opmodes (INVERT, XOR, MERGE ... )
> - POPUPs, COMBOs and LISTs may include user defined pictures, FocusRect removed, Up/Dn arrows bitmaps changed
> - @ ... BOX is capable to display 3D frames with standard, sunken, flat, outlined and frameonly styles
> - Ubuntu 'Ambiance' theme applied to user defined TITLE/HALFHEIGHT windows
> - redesigned @ ... PUSH buttons keep requested width and may be filled with custom colors
> - @ ... PUSH BMP buttons have images stretched, frame not visible when image background is not white
> - @ ... CHECK/RADIO controls always have transparent 3D style
> - @ ... SPINNER and COMBO controls black frame removed
> - @ ... EDIT field not outlined anymore, SCROLLBARs polished
> - @ ... MENU and POPUP borders, headers and footers have 3D style by default, BTNFACE color RGB(212,208,200) used as default, frames color softened
> - @ ... FILL no more requires preceding @ CLEAR to succeed
> - WAIT WINDOW tries to look like floating ToolTip reminder
> - RGB values behind standard COLOR PAIRs softened
> - default Window/DIALOGs font set to 'MS Shell Dlg'/'Tahoma',8, enlarged COMMAND window relocated to bottom right and got 'Courier',10 font
> - [Ctrl+]MOUSEWHEEL captured and translated into standard [Up]/Dn keys
> - DOS-437 and DOS-850 keyboard maps replaced with cyrillic DOS-866 and WIN-1251
> - MEMLIMIT=80,4096,16384 / MVCOUNT=2048 are set as default values
>
> An updated Execution Support library FOXW2601.ESL v.2.6.1 (help file and test
> apps included) can be downloaded from:
>
> http://myten.ru/myfox/
>
> In order to use new engine with compiled FoxPro EXE modules rename it to 'FOXW2600.ESL'.
>
> Some screenshots related:
>
>

wait this message is dated 2013 december 24th. a joke right? We are in 2013 with VFP9 and GDI + etc...

Mike Gagnon

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FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Valery Kuznetsov @ 12/24/2013 4:58:53 PM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 12/25/2013 12:13:30 AM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Valery Kuznetsov @ 12/25/2013 8:43:53 AM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 12/25/2013 3:16:48 PM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Rick C. Hodgin @ 12/25/2013 7:55:44 PM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Rick C. Hodgin @ 12/25/2013 11:01:52 PM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Mike Gagnon @ 1/4/2014 11:59:27 PM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Kenneth Tamayo @ 12/25/2013 2:07:19 AM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by michael johnson @ 12/25/2013 3:59:11 AM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Valery Kuznetsov @ 12/25/2013 8:25:40 AM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Rakesh Kothari @ 1/1/2014 7:10:50 AM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by alwy ali @ 1/2/2014 7:44:13 PM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Valery Kuznetsov @ 1/4/2014 10:18:23 AM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by alwy ali @ 1/5/2014 1:18:13 PM
RE: FoxPro for Windows v.2.6.1 released Posted by Vilhelm-Ion Praisach @ 1/6/2014 5:33:56 AM