-- Create working programs by collecting & connecting Delphi's powerful components
-- In-depth coverage of Delphi's Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and debugger
-- Explore complex applications visually with minimal coding
-- Discusses how to design prototype Windows applications to full-fledged production versions
-- Generate native machine code using fast built-in compilerUtilize Delphi's strong OLE support
-- Covers the Database Explorer which allows programmers to easily view and modify database tables
This book gives a great overview of programming in Delphi starting with the basics -- form design. It then takes you step-by-step through placing components on a form, setting properties (color, caption, font) and adding functionality. Delphi For Dummies, 3rd Edition will help users accomplish a lot without doing a lot of coding at all! This book also offers coverage on Delphi's network simulation tools. This must-have reference book will help take the drudgery out of software development with its easy-to-understand language, and lots of tips and examples.