927 new features of WINDEV 27, WEBDEV 27 and WINDEV Mobile 27

597 N e w f e a t u r e W D W B WM WHY A CAMERA CONTROL? All mobile devices that have a lens and can take photos or videos already have a camera app. So why include this new Camera control? Simply so that you can do the processing you want without the end user having to leave the application. With the Camera control, you can add buttons, captions and input fields; start processes automatically without leaving the application, without additional actions, just like in a standard window: • send photos to the right folder with a single click • archive photos in a customer's HFSQL file • make an inventory of fixtures, and send it directly by email • Perform OCR on a text and process the text programmati- cally, for example, to prepare the content of an email or to search in a database • perform automatic image recognition via an AI web service • show the nutritional information of a product by scanning its bar code • ... Benefit provided by this new feature of version 27: Photos and videos... 598 N e w f e a t u r e W D W B WM NEW CAMERA CONTROL A new "Camera" control is introduced in WINDEV Mobile 27. The Camera control is used to: • take photos • record videos • scan and decode bar codes This control is very powerful, and has a wide range of settings. A dedicated Smart control has been included in WINDEV Mobile 27 to easily implement all the functionalities of the new Camera control. Benefit provided by this new feature of version 27: A new useful control 599 N e w f e a t u r e W D W B WM MAIN FEATURES The Camera Smart control, based on the new Camera control, boasts many features and includes everything end users expect: • Different display modes: homothetic, extended,... • Pinch zoom (or zoom defined programmatically) • Touch to focus (or focus set programmatically) • Flash and torch • Front/back camera • ... INTEGRATE PHOTO AND VIDEO CAPTURE INTO YOUR APPLICATIONS THE NEW CAMERA CONTROL "RENTAL CAR CHECK" APP. Before rental, the car hire company agent takes a series of photos to have a record of the state of the vehicle: it's better than making crosses on a car drawing on paper. Everything can be done in this window. 58 WINDEV 27 WEBDEV 27 WINDEV MOBILE 27 NEW FEATURES