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How to use EurekaLog

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This article is part of Quick start tutorials series.

 

Important Note: dropping EurekaLog component on your form is not enough! You have to configure EurekaLog for your project. EurekaLog component is used to react to certain events in EurekaLog-enabled projects. The component will do nothing on its own.

 

Short answer:

 

To enable EurekaLog in your application:

1. Save your project;
2. Go to "Project" / "EurekaLog options";
3. Use "Enable EurekaLog for this project" option;
4. Select application type;
5. Rebuild your project.

 

Done!

 

P.S. You have to install EurekaLog before using it.

 


 

Long answer:

 

First, save your project before enabling EurekaLog.

 

To enable EurekaLog for your application - you need to go to Project / EurekaLog options (see also):

 

 

EurekaLog project options in IDE menu

 

Don't see EurekaLog menu items?

 

Then click on "Enable EurekaLog for this project" button:

 

 

General page in EurekaLog project options

 

You should also select type of your application from drop-down list:

 

 

Selecting type of your application

 

See supported application types to get more information about each position.

 

Save options and close dialog.

 

You must recompile your Delphi/C++Builder projects in order to use EurekaLog with them:

 

 

Rebuild your project

 

EurekaLog will automatically apply all necessary changes to make your projects EurekaLog-enabled.

 

 

Done!

 

Now run your application and observe how your application handles exceptions now:

 

Before

 

After

 

 

See also:

What's next?
See demos in Start Menu (Start / Programs / EurekaLog / Demos)
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