Poffs, PowerBASIC off-line forum search - v.2.55
by Börje Hagsten
Download zipped exe and source code
(Compilator used: PowerBASIC for Windows 8.04
Get database from http://www.garybeene.com/sw/poffs.htm
You could also get Gary Beene's gbThreads from http://www.garybeene.com/sw/gbthreads.htm
Visit Börje site hosted by Don Ewald at hhttp://www.reonis.com/POFFS/
- Additions by Igor Dovgunyk: Keep bookmark visible on horizontal scroll.
- Additions by Igor Dovgunyk: Show vertical line for tab's aligmnent.
- Now compilable with PB/Win 10.
- Whole word search by Börje.
- Remember 40 strings in find combobox instead of 20.
- Changed the loop done sound for "back"/"next" buttons.
- Added an horizontal splitterbar line.
- Poffs check for idx and dat files to populate the sorted forum search list.
- Date shown in YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM format.
- Added selection, "All", "None", or "Custom" in listbox contextmenu.
- Added "Get all checked forums" or "Get all forums" in listbox contextmenu.
- Added a database integrity checking in listbox contextmenu.
- Added post number in post for multi posts thread.
- Added gbThreads folder section for HTM files in configure menu.
- Added listview contextmenu to browse WEB site thread and if present, gbThread's local HTM file.
- Combobox "Search result" is now working.
- Now reload the same three combobox selections that was made when exe was closed
except for "Search result" who will be resetted to "All checked forum"
V.2.25 to V.2.51 update:
- Added a splitter bar for the edm32 edit control.
- Mouse wheel action on position instead of focus.
- All combo box are mouse wheel aware.
- Edm32 edit control will react to mouse wheel tilt left and right,
it will also respond to xButton1 and xButton2 for page-left/right.
- Default dialog font now Segoe UI 9.
- Grid font will follow dialog font (Changed the get font routine).
- Added %SIF_DISABLENOSCROLL to virtual listview to show disabled scrollbar.
- Added manifest to rc.
- Added scrollbar to listbox & "in" combobox.
- Correction of size & position of EDM32 control when under themed Windows.
- Added code for "String to find" combobox controls so it can be longer when window resize.
- Changed "IF dlg.x = 0 THEN" to "IF dlg.w = 0 THEN" to avoid confusion if the dialog is at x position 0.
- Updated version and copyright year info .rc and basic code.
- Updated DoEventsAll
- Remed "CONTROL DISABLE CBHNDL, %IDCANCEL" (Always beep).
- Remove all beeps except to modified "Beep when search wrap around" in Cfg.
- Added .chm to F1 .hlp help.
- Updated basic keyword list.
- Renamed forum in listbox & "in" combobox for shorter names.
- Added a horizontal size limitor for Name, Date, and Forum.
- Use a %ForumLast constant for forum count and $AppName & $appVer for "Poffs" and "v.x.xx".
- Correction of bug in 2.25 version, did not search until the end of data. (v2.40 is OK)