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  • Overview
  • How to?
  • Displaying the home page
  • Displaying the news
  • Create a project
  • Open a project
  • Open an example
  • Open a sample tutorial
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Stored procedures
Overview
The home page allows you to easily perform the operations for creating and opening projects.
The home page allows you to:
How to?

Displaying the home page

The home page can be accessed at any time.
To display the home page:
  1. Click the 26 icon at the top of editor used.
  2. Select "Welcome to XXX" in the popup menu.
Remark: You also have the ability to press Ctrl + <.
Versions 23 and later

Displaying the news

By default, the home page displays news about the product used:
  • new available version,
  • new downloads
  • date of training sessions,
  • WINDEV Tour, ...
This page also allows you to directly access the forums or the latest FAQs.
New in version 23

Displaying the news

By default, the home page displays news about the product used:
  • new available version,
  • new downloads
  • date of training sessions,
  • WINDEV Tour, ...
This page also allows you to directly access the forums or the latest FAQs.

Displaying the news

By default, the home page displays news about the product used:
  • new available version,
  • new downloads
  • date of training sessions,
  • WINDEV Tour, ...
This page also allows you to directly access the forums or the latest FAQs.

Create a project

The home page allows you to quickly create a project for a specific platform. To do so:
  1. Display the home page.
  2. Click "Create a project".
    The list of different types of projects is displayed for the specified product. You can:
    • Click the desired type of project. In this case, the wizard for creating the desired type of project starts.
    • Click "Create a project" again. In this case, the full creation wizard (with choice of project type) is started.

Open a project

The home page allows you to quickly open a project. To do so:
  1. Display the home page.
  2. Click "Open a project".
  3. The list of pinned projects and projects opened beforehand is displayed.
  4. You can:
    • open one of the projects found in the list. All you have to do is click the corresponding link.
    • open a project found on disk. Simply click "Open a project" again, or click "Disk" and select the desired project file (WDP, WWP or WPP).
    • open a project found in the SCM (Source Code Manager). Simply click "SCM" and specify (if necessary) the repository location and the project to open.
    • open a project from SCM Drive. Simply click "SCM Drive" and specify the SCM Drive login credentials: email, password and team. For more details on SCM Drive, log in to PCSCloud.
    • open a project from the CLOUD. Simply click "PCSCloud" and specify the name of the cloud platform used and the project to open. For more details, log in to PCSCloud.
Remark: The search area allows you to type the name of the project to find among the pinned projects and the recent projects.

Open an example

The home page allows you to quickly open an example installed with the product used. To do so:
  1. Display the home page.
  2. Click "Open an example".
  3. The list of examples is displayed. These examples are grouped by category:
    • Complete examples,
    • Training examples,
    • Unit examples,
    • Components.
  4. You can:
    • search for an example, by entering a keyword in the search control (identified by a magnifying glass). The list of examples is automatically refreshed with the examples that use this keyword in their name or in their description.
      Versions 24 and later
      A small icon allows you to quickly identify the execution platform of the example.
      New in version 24
      A small icon allows you to quickly identify the execution platform of the example.
      A small icon allows you to quickly identify the execution platform of the example.
    • Versions 24 and later
      filter the examples by platform, using the different icons next to the search area.
      New in version 24
      filter the examples by platform, using the different icons next to the search area.
      filter the examples by platform, using the different icons next to the search area.
    • open one of the examples found in the list. Simply click on the name of the example.
Remark: When opening an example:
  • If the example is not installed on the computer, it will be automatically downloaded (from a PC SOFT server) and opened.
  • If the example is installed on the computer, a copy is automatically performed in the directory:
    • "My projects\My examples" for WINDEV.
    • "My Mobile projects\My examples" for WINDEV Mobile.
    • "My sites\My examples" for WEBDEV.
    The open example corresponds to the copy. This allows you to work or to perform modifications on this copy. Therefore, the initial example is stored. Whenever the example is opened (via the "Open an example" button), you have the ability to work on the modified example or to use the initial example.

Open a sample tutorial

WINDEV, WEBDEV and WINDEV Mobile are delivered with a tutorial.. This tutorial consists of a support (in row) and exercises. The home page allows you to quickly open the e-lesson corresponding to the tutorial support, as well as the associated exercises. To do so:
  1. Display the home page.
  2. Click on the "Tutorial" button.
  3. You can:
    • See the lesson e-version via the link displayed at the top.
    • Open one of the exercises of the tutorial displayed in the HEX@. These examples are grouped in the order in which they appear in the tutorial.. To open the desired project, simply click the corresponding link.
Remarks:
  • If the tutorial is not installed, it is possible to download the tutorial examples from a SOFT PC server.
  • When opening an exercise in the tutorial, an copy is automatically performed in the directory:
    • "My projects\My examples" for WINDEV.
    • "My Mobile projects\My examples" for WINDEV Mobile.
    • "My sites\My examples" for WEBDEV.
    The opened project corresponds to the copy. This allows you to work or to perform modifications on this copy. Therefore, the initial project is preserved. At each new opening of the exercise via the "Tutorial" button, it is possible to work on the modified exercise or to resume the original exercise..
Minimum version required
  • Version 18
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