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by amyren
Mon Jan 18, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: General programming
Topic: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems
Replies: 11
Views: 953

Re: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems

using google search, found the following conversation https://stackoverflow.com/questions/31072543/reliable-way-to-get-windows-version-from-registry explains why if you get "6.3" you should double check using the new variables CurrentMajorVersionNumber and CurrentMinorVersionNumber if it works for ...
by amyren
Sun Jan 17, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: General programming
Topic: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems
Replies: 11
Views: 953

Re: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems

DebugPrint(ReadRegistryKey(#HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE, "Software/Microsoft/Windows NT/CurrentVersion/CurrentVersion")) ; 5.0 Win2000 ; 5.1 Win XP ; 5.2 Win XP 64bit/2003 server ; 6.0 Vista / 2008 Server ; 6.1 Win 7 / 2008 Server ; 6.2 Win 8 / 2012 Server ; 6.3 Win 8.1 / 2012 Server ; 10.0 Win 10 However y...
by amyren
Fri Jan 15, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: APK Compiler
Topic: Android Studio 4 and akp compiler error
Replies: 2
Views: 659

Re: Android Studio 4 and akp compiler error

Managed to resolve this.
First downloaded the android-ndk-r21d-windows-x86_64.zip and got the platforms folder from that archeive
Then I used the an older version of Gradle 5.6.2 instead of v6.8
Now it compiles successfully
by amyren
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: APK Compiler
Topic: Android Studio 4 and akp compiler error
Replies: 2
Views: 659

Android Studio 4 and akp compiler error

I am migrating my Hollywood setup to a new win10 laptop. Hollywood 8 and apk compiler 3.2 installed. Installed the Android Studio, which is now at version 4.1.1, added the NDK and CMake from the SDK manager. Extracted the Grade 6.8 archeive and set the paths in the apk compiler settings. Here is wha...
by amyren
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: General programming
Topic: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems
Replies: 11
Views: 953

Re: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems

Is there a way for Hollywood to detect whitch Windows version it is running on?
by amyren
Wed Dec 30, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: General programming
Topic: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems
Replies: 11
Views: 953

Re: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems

It seemes to be an issue for many win 10 users. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_10-files-winpc/the-rule-of-programdata-in-windows-10/42fa2e13-cc42-42cc-895f-3764647176af 116 people have answered that they have the same question. Only a few people is happy with the proposed ...
by amyren
Sun Dec 27, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: General programming
Topic: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems
Replies: 11
Views: 953

Re: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems

"AppData" points to C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming, and I can read/write to files put here. But other users will not have access to this folder. Writable common application data is in C:\Users\Public\AppData\ on windows 10 systems, but there seems not to be a pointer to it. If I could find a meth...
by amyren
Mon Dec 21, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: General programming
Topic: CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems
Replies: 11
Views: 953

CommonAppData on Windows 10 systems

Using GetSystemInfo and using CommonAppData to get the path will result in <sysdrive>\ProgramData This works fine on windows 7 systems, but it seems this is changed since windows 10. If you put files in <sysdrive>\ProgramData they will only be available for writing for the user that have installed i...
by amyren
Fri Dec 11, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Where to find scrolling background examples?
Replies: 9
Views: 1320

Re: Where to find scrolling background examples?

Thank you. I will check it out :)
by amyren
Mon Nov 30, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Newbie questions
Topic: Where to find scrolling background examples?
Replies: 9
Views: 1320

Re: Where to find scrolling background examples?

Thanks for the replies.
I will try DisplayBGPicPart first, since it was easier for me to understand.
All those tiles confuse me a bit :lol: