Author Archives: Mauricio Longo

Interface building with Morfik: A hierarchical data representation

In the wake of my previous post I decided to show my dear readers another interesting thing you can do with Morfik, in creating an interface.  It is quite common for applications to have the need to present users with … Continue reading

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Interface building with Morfik: Multi column continuous forms

A blog post by a disgruntled Morfik user, complaining about not being able to create anything but the most basic websites without resorting to Web Methods and manual control creation led me to the conclusion that many of Morfik AppsBuilder’s … Continue reading

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Morfik 2.2.1.4 update released

Morfik released a new build (2.2.1.4) a few hours ago.  As with last couple of releases, this also focus on bug fixing and adding a few more features to the Form designer. The continuous bug fixing over the last couple … Continue reading

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Organizing your application with Packages

Packages were introduced with version 2.1 of AppsBuilder, but it is in version 2.2 that they seem to be really maturing.  Version 2.2 introduces several new features for packages including package dependencies and nested packages which open up the way … Continue reading

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Bugfix update for Morfik 2.2.0.7 is available…

Morfik released, today, a small bugfix update for all versions of AppsBuilder 2.2.x.  This update covers a lot of small issues that still needed fixing after last week’s 2.2.0.7 release, speacially issues related to the new Dropdown control. Some issues … Continue reading

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Morfik 2.2 is out and looking good.

Morfik has just released version 2.2 of its line of AppsBuilder tools.  This new version has some very interesting new design features including graphical zoom in the form designer and a bunch of new graphical effects for the background of … Continue reading

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Morfik 2.1.1.3 update released

Today, Morfik released version 2.1.1.3 as an update to all versions of AppsBuilder. This is the first of several updates to be released. The update file is only about 6.5MB in size and can be easily and quickly downloaded and … Continue reading

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Working with Packages in Morfik – The Basics

I spent an afternoon going through the basics of working with packages with Morfik 2.1 and thought I’d share with you my first impressions. The first thing that came to mind when I first opened the sample packages available (as … Continue reading

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Integrated Hosting + Powerful Visual Design = Morfik 2.1

I wish I could say that I took the time to experiment with Morfik’s Integrated Hosting service, but that would be largely overstating what I, actually, did. Once you go have your project ready for deployment, the process is as … Continue reading

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New Features in Morfik 2.1

Morfik 2.1 has a large number of new features. Some of these features are quite impressive while others are just small, though significant, improvements in existing features. Lets look at the small improvements first. These encompass those small details that … Continue reading

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Morfik 2.1 has been released

Morfik has just made version 2.1 available for download. Along with several new features which were added to the existing FX and BX versions of AppsBuilder, a whole new version has been released. Morfik CX uses the C# language for … Continue reading

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Morfik 2.1 Update

Just a bit over 15 minutes ago Aram Mirkazemi, Morfik’s CEO, wrote a post on the General Discussions forum of the company’s website, indicating that the new release is likely to be released by mid next week. While I know … Continue reading

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Morfik AppsBuilder 2.1 is coming…

Most users of Morfik AppsBuilder should by now be aware that a new release is expected soon. Version 2.1 promises to be feature packed with lots of interesting new options and capabilities. As soon as version 2.1 is released, I’ll … Continue reading

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A Morfik wish list

While chatting with a friend, a few minutes ago, I started making up a small Morfik wish list. These are a few things I miss in the current version of AppsBuilder and that I have not seen mentioned in the … Continue reading

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Morfik Developers Day in Brazil

I’ve been invited by a local Morfik user to present a series of sessions, in a day long event, about Morfik AppsBuilder. This user, Fabiano Costa, got the idea from a recent post where I mentioned my presence at the … Continue reading

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Firebird Developer’s Day

Yesterday I presented a session on data organization and modeling for websites at the 6th Firebird Developer’s Day, in Piracicaba, Brazil. This is an annual event that draws in from five to seven hundred people, every time. As with the … Continue reading

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Sometimes simple isn’t really simple at all

This afternoon I was working on creating a hierarchical visualization for a set of data, using Morfik. Essentially, what I wished to accomplish was a tree-like representation of a rather complex set of data. Well, Morfik being a tool that … Continue reading

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PannonRex introduces a specialized Morfik hosting service

Today PannonRex, a company well known for doing Morfik consulting and custom control development, announced that it is introducing a specialized hosting service for Morfik applications. According to Péter Illés, PannonRex’s CEO, the service will be custom fitted to the … Continue reading

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Morfik Languages: C# or something else?

Anyone that has taken an interest in Morfik AppsBuilder 2.0 knows that it is available in two editions: FX (Pascal) and BX (Basic). That is huge change to what you would find in AppsBuilder 1.4 which supported four different languages … Continue reading

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New features in Morfik 2.1

Aram Mirkazemi, Morfik’s CEO and main architect, presented a new list of features for Morfik AppsBuilder 2.1, in a recent forum post. This post presents an interesting list of features that which Mirkazemi says will be available by the end … Continue reading

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