Delphi Source Code
Search engine
HOME Components Tutorials Add Trick Links Contacts
ActiveX Components Database Files Forms Graphic Internet/Lan Math Miscellaneous Multimedia Printing Strings System Information Windows

Delphi source code for Forms >> Create a Splash Screen


Category: Forms
Title: Create a Splash Screen
Author: www.swissdelphicenter.ch
Date added: 15.03.2006
Hits: 25920


What is a Splash Screen ?
  The ones you see when an application is loading.
  (You could use splash screens for other purposes)
  These usually display the application's name, author, version, copyright.
2) How do I create a Splash Screen ?
   Add a new form to your project.
3) Change the Name Property of the Form to something like SplashScreen.
4) Change these Properties in the Object Inspector:}
BorderStyle := bsNone
Position := poScreenCenter
{5) Customize your Splash Screen by adding various components: images, labels...
6) Change your Project file (the .dpr file) to something like the code below:
}


program Project1;
uses
  Forms,
  Windows,
  Unit1 in 'Unit1.pas' {Form1},
  Unit2 in 'Unit2.pas' {SplashScreen};
{$R *.RES}
begin
  SplashScreen := TSplashScreen.Create(Application);
  try
    SplashScreen.Show;
    Application.Initialize;
    SplashScreen.Update;
    Sleep(1000); // Or a delay command.
    Application.CreateForm(TForm1, Form1);
    SplashScreen.Hide;
  finally
   SplashScreen.Free;
  end;
  Application.Run;
end.

Related Delphi Source Code:
Delphi Tricks
Delphi Tricks
For any problems or recommendations about Delphi Tricks site, please

feel free to contact us on that e-mail: support@delphitricks.com.
If you want to advertise on the site use that e-mail: advertise@delphitricks.com.

You can freely use or modify these Delphi source codes for non-commercial use. We are not responsible of any damages that can be caused by the utilisation of that source codes.

Copyright © 2006-2010 AVSoftware Company. All rights reserved.
Hide IP tricks