Cross-platform application development software suite Integrated software for developing cross-platform applications

WINDEV FUNDAMENTALS 1

Pre-requisite

This training session for developers is intended for new WINDEV users and allows you to get an overview of WINDEV's functionalities.
It is recommended to read the Tutorial beforehand (tutorial included with WINDEV).
"Fundamentals 2" is an ideal complement to this training session.

Duration 2 days
Price Flat rate for 1 to 8 developers.
Ask us for a free quote.

The following is the suggested content of this training session:
(This content can be fully customized)

Contents:
Objectives

You will learn to:

  • Familiarize yourself with the development environment
  • Master the basic concepts and the main editors
  • Design and test your application
  • Define your database
  • Use the standard WLanguage functions
  • Create windows to the Windows standard
  • Create reports
Program (details of this training session)

The trainer uses the course support material, adapted to the objectives of the training session.
(the support material is provided in printed format at the beginning of the course)

This course support material is divided into subjects.
Each subject is based on 3 axes:
1 - theoretical presentation of the subject by the trainer and questions/answers

2 - implementation exercise (individual task) within a given time frame
the trainer remains available to help and provide additional explanations.

3 - correction of the exercise with all the necessary explanations and questions/answers
the trainer makes sure that each trainee has fully understood the exercise before continuing.

All of these methods and exercises will help you put into practice what you have learned, when you return to your company.

Subject 1. Overview of WINDEV (45 minutes)

  • Managing the life cycle of your development projects
  • Mastering the main concepts and editors
  • Using the fifth-generation language (5GL)

Subject 2. Databases (2 hours)

  • The analysis editor
  • The HFSQL database: description of files and links (referential integrity)
  • Using an external database
  • Importing and converting an external database
  • Implementation of the GDPR

Subject 3. UI: User interface design (4.5 hours)

  • The window editor
  • The style book
  • RAD (Rapid Application Development)
  • Popup menus
  • Browsing Table and Looper controls
  • Creating a window template

Subject 4. Programming (5 hours)

  • The source code editor
  • The declaration of variables
  • WLanguage: operators and main functions
  • Auto-filled combo boxes
  • Main concepts of the debugger
  • Object properties
  • Procedures and functions (with or without parameters)
  • Tools: WDMAP, WDOptimizer...

Subject 5. Reports (45 minutes)

  • The report editor
  • The different types of reports: labels, form, table...
  • The different types of report blocks
  • Printing parameters (PDF, HTML, paper format, margins, printer drivers, etc.)
  • Opening a report from the UI & UX

Subject 6. Setup (1 hour)

  • Implementing the user groupware
  • Creating the executable
  • Creating the setup procedure
  • Deployment on the client computer

Subject 7. Documentation generator (5 minutes)

  • Data files and their structure
  • Drawing the window, details of objects, sources associated with the object
Duration 2 days
Price Flat rate for 1 to 8 developers.
Ask us for a free quote.

Last updated: January 2020