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C++Builder and Platforms Support
David Millington (Senior Product Manager), Atanas Popov (General Manager, Developer Tools), Kyle Wheeler (General Manager, C++) Over the past year, we have had many customers ask about our plans to continue cross-platform multi-device support in C++B...
31 Jul 2020
RAD Studio 10.4 Patch 3 is out: VCL Grids, C++ Win64 Debugging, and C++ Android Exception Handling and Resources
We've just released patch (or hotfix) 3 for Delphi, C++Builder and RAD Studio 10.4. If you use VCL grids or C++Builder, we recommend you install Patch #3, which we released today. This patch addresses a number of issues in RAD Studio 10.4 for the VCL...
28 Jul 2020
10.4 Patch 2 Installation Guide
RAD Studio 10.4 patch 2 was released yesterday, but installing has some manual steps. Here's how to do it. 10.4 Patch 2 (
see Marco's blog post
) solves 51 issues, in areas including debugging instability, Delphi code completion, the IDE, the Delphi co...
21 Jul 2020
Revised: 10.4 Patch and C++ Android Exception Handling
Edit 28 July 2020:
Patch 3, released today
, resolves this issue. We recommend you install it. Please see the
for installation instructions - like patch 2, it is not straightforward. Original post: C++ Android 32-bit exception handling had ...
21 Jul 2020
10.4 Patch #2: Delphi code completion and IDE fixes
10.4 Patch #2, released yesterday, makes many tweaks and changes to DelphiLSP code completion
Delphi 10.4 redesigned Code Insight
, one of the most significant changes to the Delphi IDE in a decade. It's now asynchronous and responsive, and uses the c...
21 Jul 2020
Fixed in 10.4 Patch #2: Instability debugging in RAD Studio 10.4
10.4 Patch #2 fixes the issue where debugging could be unstable and show an unexpected dialog. Last month, I posted about an issue in 10.4 that caused
. Yesterday, we released patch #2 for 10.4. This resolves this issue debugging...
21 Jul 2020
Bookmarks and Navigator now available for RAD Studio 10.4!
Two popular free IDE addons for code navigation are now available for 10.4. In 10.3.1, we started shipping two popular IDE plugins intended for code navigation.
replaces the IDE's editor bookmarks with an unlimited number or markers, new ca...
15 Jun 2020
Unexpected popup window when debugging in RAD Studio 10.4: Workaround
An unusual bug in 10.4 where an unexpected dialog can appear when debugging has a workaround: temporarily disable the Welcome screen. Update July 21st, 2020
10.4 Patch #2
solves this problem. Please
instead of using the below workaround. O...
10 Jun 2020
RAD Studio 10.4 Patch 1: Missing Files and C++ Debugging - and a new way to install patches!
RAD Studio 10.4 has a new way to install patches, right from within the IDE without manual installation. We also have a small patch today addressing some missing files, and which is critical for C++ Win64 debugging. RAD Studio 10.4 Patch 1 We ha...
27 May 2020
New in C++Builder 10.4: A New Debugger for Win64 C++
In 10.4, we have a completely new debugger for C++Builder for Windows 64-bit, with greatly improved inspection of the contents of STL and other types, as well as stability. A New Debugger Before digging into the details, here is what we've inc...
21 May 2020
New in Delphi 10.4: Redesigned Code Insight
In 10.4, we’ve reworked code completion and other features. It’s one of the most significant changes to the IDE in a decade. What do we mean by Code Insight? First, some background. If you’re familiar with Code Insight, skip ahead...
6 May 2020
Happy birthday, C++Builder!
Recently, here at Embarcadero we've been celebrating a historic birthday, Delphi's 25th birthday (Feb 14, 1995.) There have been some great blog posts,
, and people
sharing on twitter
, not to mention an amazing
Delphi 1 celebration websit...
26 Feb 2020
RAD Studio 10.3.3 Midas and Delphi Open Array patches
Two patches: an access violation in Midas, and an access violation in a rare case with a method taking an open array parameter We've just released two patches for RAD Studio 10.3.3. RAD Studio 10.3.3 Midas.dll Patch This patch resolves the ...
26 Feb 2020
Linker error using the sensor components for Android in RAD Studio 10.3.3
An issue in Androidapi.Sensor.pas referring to symbols introduced in SDK version 26 will cause an linking error when your app references SDK version 22 If you are building Android applications with C++Builder 10.3.3, you may encounter an error&n...
25 Feb 2020
Issue with localized compilers in RAD Studio and C++Builder 10.3.3
The localized versions of the C++Builder 10.3.3 C++ compilers are not up to date. We've identified an issue in RAD Studio and C++Builder 10.3.3 regarding the localized versions of the C++ compilers. Background In the past, we translated the compi...
25 Feb 2020
David Millington’s #Delphi25 Story
Yes, this is really Windows 3.1 -- and it’s all due to Delphi. In 1995, I was twelve years old. I’d loved programming since I first encountered a computer: when I was much younger, about four, my parents bought a
14 Feb 2020
C++Builder 10.3.3 Threading and TLS Patch
An issue with thread-local storage that could cause AVs on some Win64 machines has been resolved We've just released a patch for C++Builder 10.3.3 that resolves: RSP-27180 64-bit builds crash with threadsCreating and using a thread (eg std::thr...
29 Jan 2020
RAD Studio 10.3.3 iPhone XS and XR Debugging Patch
An issue debugging on iOS devices containing an A12 chip has been resolved We've just released a patch for Delphi and C++Builder 10.3.3 which resolves the following issues: RSP-26709 Debugger 'freezes' on iPhone 11 Pro RSP-25732 Can't debu...
18 Jan 2020
RAD Studio 10.3.3 Android Services Patch
An issue where an Android service would not run has been fixed We've just released a patch for RAD Studio 10.3.3 which resolves the following issue: An issue that prevented an Android service running because it could not load its ...
23 Dec 2019
RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder 10.3.3: List of Patches
We've released a number of patches for RAD Studio 10.3.3. To ensure you know about all of them, and can install correctly, here is a list and some overview information. If we release any others, we'll update this blog post with details. Last upd...
16 Dec 2019
Delphi 10.3.3 Android Debugging Patch
Issues debugging Delphi Android 64-bit applications have been resolved We've just released a patch for Delphi 10.3.3, addressing the following issues when debugging Android 64-bit applications on Android devices: RSP-26704 Debugging 64 bit Andr...
16 Dec 2019
RAD Studio 10.3.3 IDE and VCL Patch, and Localization Patch
Issues with the code completion popup window's scrollbar, using action components, and localisation for Japanese, German and French are fixed We've just released two patches for RAD Studio (Delphi and C++Builder) 10.3.3. IDE and VCL Patch Thi...
16 Dec 2019
Rapidly Design, Build, And Develop Powerful Visually Stunning Apps In C++Builder
Many thanks to Eli for this great overview of C++Builder and what it offers to application developers. Embarcadero’s C++Builder is a versatile rapid application development tool which leverages powerful technologies to help you quickly build be...
2 Dec 2019
IDE Improvements in RAD Studio 10.3.3
RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder 10.3.3 were released last Thursday, Nov 21 2019. There are a number of
great improvements this release
, and in this post we'll look at some of the tweaks and changes to the IDE itself. Features Editor tabs ...
26 Nov 2019
RAD Studio, Delphi and C++Builder 10.3.2: List of Patches
We've released five patches (also known as hotfixes) for RAD Studio 10.3.2. To ensure you know about all of them, and can install correctly, here is a list and some overview information. If we release any others, we'll update this blog post...
30 Sep 2019