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Paradox 11 app conversion

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manuzzi
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Hello All;

I have an application (exe) that I developed in Paradox 9. I just upgraded to Paradox 11 and the application no longer runs. It appears that the application framework is missing. How can I convert my Paradox 9 app to Paradox 11? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.

Nick Manuzzi
 Posted 14 years ago (Thread Starter)
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Hi Nick,

I'll jump in and second Steve's suggestion. The fact is the framework was removed in Paradox 10. So, if it was me, I would just leave the application in Paradox 9 until you can redevelop it in Delphi or DotNet.

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Steve Caple
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Nick,

The Application Framework" no longer exists; it was dropped after version 9. Many of us felt that was a good thing, as it was relatively inflexible and, worst of all, was sparsely documented.

I know that doesn't help your situation. My advice would be to stick with version 9. There were some improvements in paradox 10, but version 9 is still a good platform. I know several substantial applications running in Paradox 8 and 9. There have been no real changes, other than version marking, since version 10.

By the way, you don't really have a .EXE application, just a small .EXE that launches Paradox using the AF and starts the top form or script of your AF application.

Steve Caple
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