Paradox formatted memos in Delphi applications

Submitted by Frederic Marand on Sat, 1997-03-08 00:00

Earlier today, someone asked how to display the contents of Paradox formatted memo fields in a Delphi app.

I setup a basic solution, for which the source is given hereunder.

The idea is to define a calculated String field for the Query or Database used. Say be call it FMT in a table TBL, so its object name will be TBLFMT. In the OnGetText event for the field, add this code: