PWCT 1.9 Art Documentation ( http://doublesvsoop.sourceforge.net )

2006-2013, Mahmoud Fayed ( msfclipper@users.sourceforge.net )

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Table of contents

1 - Introduction

2 - Implementation steps

3 - Final Steps Tree

4 - Application during the runtime

1 - Introduction

In this lesson we are going to learn how to use the Timer control.

2 - Implementation Steps

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Fig. (1) Goal Desginer - Steps Tree

Select the step (The First Step)

We will start now new interaction process to generate new steps to our steps tree.

The slow way (Using Mouse):

                1 - Click Interact to open the components browser

                2 - Select the domain (Windows)

                3 - Select the component (Define New Window)

The fast way (Using Keyboard shortcuts):

                1 - Get the component using its name by typing (Define New Window)

                Note : Stop typing when you see the required component is selected

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Fig. (2) Component Browser Select the component (Define New Window)

After selecting the component click Ok or press ENTER

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Fig. (3) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (4) Form Designer

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Fig. (5) Goal Desginer - Steps Tree

Select the step (Window Controls)

We will start now new interaction process to generate new steps to our steps tree.

The slow way (Using Mouse):

                1 - Click Interact to open the components browser

                2 - Select the domain (Controls)

                3 - Select the component (Label)

The fast way (Using Keyboard shortcuts):

                1 - Get the component using its name by typing (Label)

                Note : Stop typing when you see the required component is selected

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Fig. (6) Component Browser Select the component (Label)

After selecting the component click Ok or press ENTER

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Fig. (7) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (8) Form Designer

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Fig. (9) Goal Desginer - Steps Tree

Select the step (Window Controls)

We will start now new interaction process to generate new steps to our steps tree.

The slow way (Using Mouse):

                1 - Click Interact to open the components browser

                2 - Select the domain (Controls)

                3 - Select the component (Timer)

The fast way (Using Keyboard shortcuts):

                1 - Get the component using its name by typing (Timer)

                Note : Stop typing when you see the required component is selected

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Fig. (10) Component Browser Select the component (Timer)

After selecting the component click Ok or press ENTER

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Fig. (11) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (12) Form Designer

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Fig. (13) Goal Desginer - Steps Tree

Select the step (Procedures)

We will start now new interaction process to generate new steps to our steps tree.

The slow way (Using Mouse):

                1 - Click Interact to open the components browser

                2 - Select the domain (Structure Programming)

                3 - Select the component (Define Procedure)

The fast way (Using Keyboard shortcuts):

                1 - Get the component using its name by typing (Define Procedure)

                Note : Stop typing when you see the required component is selected

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Fig. (14) Component Browser Select the component (Define Procedure)

After selecting the component click Ok or press ENTER

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Fig. (15) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (16) Goal Desginer - Steps Tree

Select the step (Start Here)

We will start now new interaction process to generate new steps to our steps tree.

The slow way (Using Mouse):

                1 - Click Interact to open the components browser

                2 - Select the domain (Classes)

                3 - Select the component (Label Class)

The fast way (Using Keyboard shortcuts):

                1 - Get the component using its name by typing (Label Class)

                Note : Stop typing when you see the required component is selected

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Fig. (17) Component Browser Select the component (Label Class)

After selecting the component click Ok or press ENTER

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Fig. (18) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (19) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (20) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (21) Goal Desginer - Steps Tree

Select the step (Start Here)

We will start now new interaction process to generate new steps to our steps tree.

The slow way (Using Mouse):

                1 - Click Interact to open the components browser

                2 - Select the domain (Variables)

                3 - Select the component (Get Time)

The fast way (Using Keyboard shortcuts):

                1 - Get the component using its name by typing (Get Time)

                Note : Stop typing when you see the required component is selected

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Fig. (22) Component Browser Select the component (Get Time)

After selecting the component click Ok or press ENTER

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Fig. (23) Interaction page - Set the properties and enter the required data as in the image above

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Fig. (24) Goal Desginer - Final Steps Tree

3 - Final Steps Tree

The First Step

                Define New Window ( win1 ) , Title : "Window Title"

                                Window Events

                                Window Properties

                                Window Controls

                                                Define Label ( lbl1 ) , Caption : ""

                                                                Label Events

                                                                Label Properties

                                                Define Timer ( Timer1 )

                                End Of Window

                                Activate window

Procedures

                Define Procedure mytimer

                                Start Here

                                                thetime = System Time

                                                win1.lbl1.Value := thetime

                                End of Procedure

4 - Application during the runtime

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Fig. (25) Application during the runtime