Significant investments are often made to develop application components large and small. “Libraries” are a standardized means of authoring, assembling, installing and sharing such components among developers in a company or throughout the entire developer community.
Available DataFlex Libraries include:
When added to the web-development features of DataFlex, the AJAX Library helps developers build Rich Internet Applications (RIA) for delivering next generation web business solutions – fast & easy! The AJAX Library is a installed with DataFlex and is supported by Data Access Worldwide.
The DataFlex SIG Codejock Library is a set of classes that enable the use with DataFlex of Codejock Software’s highly customizable Active-X controls (available seperately) to create rich, visually exciting, enterprise-class Windows applications.
The Graphics Library enables the display of pictures and images in DataFlex Windows applications using most of today’s popular graphic formats: Bitmaps (BMP), Icons (ICO), Graphic Interchange Format (GIF), Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPG), Exchangeable Image File Format (EXF), Portable Network Graphics (PNG), Tagged Image File Format (TIFF), Windows Metafile (WMF) and Windows Enhanced Metafile (EMF).
VPE Library (Beta)
The VPE Library uses Ideal Software’s Virtual Print Engine to print reports, forms, barcodes and other forms of complex output. It also has a Winprint compatible interface which makes it easy to migrate existing DataFlex WinPrint reports to VPE reports. Among VPE’s capabilities is PDF output from either Windows or web applications.