Subject ANN: EMS QuickDesk 2.7 released!
Author danyakovt
Dear Sirs and Madams,

EMS HiTech Company is very glad to announce the next version of
(2.7) --
The Best InterBase/FireBird Administration and Development Tool.

You can download the latest version from

If you have already downloaded one of the earlier versions of EMS
you can download the .exe file only (see URL above). Just extract the
archive and replace your old quickdesk.exe file.

What's new in version 2.7?

1. Export Data Dialog was upgraded to a newer version of QuickExport
Component Suite (see to learn more about these

Here is a short list of new export features:

- a possibility of restricting the number of exported records was
- the appearance of the Export Dialog was improved;
- a possibility of changing the order of the exported columns was
- a lot of features to the Excel export was added: now you can
define font,
color, borders, fill, etc. for each column of the spreadsheet, and
define an
aggregate function for each field;
- now it's possible to define page orientation in export to RTF file;
- now it's possible to set the column alignments in export to HTML,
TXT or
RTF file;
- and more... (see URL above) (*)

2. QuickDesk Direct feature was added. Now you can easily check for
QuickDesk updates and download the latest version right from the
application. Use "Help->QuickDesk Direct" menu item to open the
Direct window and click the Update button to receive the latest
about QuickDesk.

3. Sorting modes were added to the Code Completion popup list of the
Editor. Now you can choose how the items should be sorted in the
alphabetically by name or by the item scope (SQL keywords, table,
procedure etc.). Just right-click on the list to call the local menu
switch the sorting mode.
Coloring of the scope categories was also added to the Code
Completion list.
To enable or disable this feature just check or uncheck the "Use
colors for
different object types" option on the Quick Code page of the Editor

4. Restore Database Wizard: now it is possible to register database
after restoring. Check option "Register after restoring" on the
first step
of the wizard, set your username and password, and your database
will be
registered after restore.

5. Register Database Dialog: now alias is set automatically
depending on the
database filename. If there are no registered databases on QuickDesk
Register Database Dialog appears automatically.

6. Now you can disable commit and/or rollback confirmations in SQL
and Table Editor. Just uncheck options "Confirm transaction commit"
"Confirm transaction rollback" on the first page of the Environment

7. Fixed a bug with printing diagrams in the Database Designer. (*)

8. The dependencies of stored procedures are recompiled properly now.

9. Precompiling of triggers and stored procedures can be disabled
Uncheck option "Parse text of stored procedures and triggers before
compiling" on the Tools page of the Environment Options.

10. Import Data Wizard: fixed bug with column selection (now columns
selected from AZ to BA). (*)

11. Visual Query Builder: now the most recent query is loaded
properly on
new Query Builder session if one of the tables, used in the query,
dropped. (*)

12. Some small improvements and minor bugfixes.

(*) -- Professional Edition only

What is EMS QuickDesk?

EMS QuickDesk provides you with effective and powerful tools for
InterBase/FireBird administration. It helps to create/edit all
objects, search in metadata, extract metadata,
print metadata, import data and export it into as many as 12 most
formats. QuickDesk also includes Database Designer, SP Debugger, SQL
Visual Query Builder, Grant Manager, User Manager, BLOB
Viewer/Editor, SQL
Script processor, Third-Party plugins support and many more other

Additional information

If you need a reliable and powerful data auditing solution for your
Interbase/Firebird database, then you should have a look on IB
2.0, which is also available as EMS QuickDesk PlugIn. IB LogManager
gives you a point-and-click interface to integrate an auditing
mechanism in
your Interbase/Firebird database over application boundaries, to
questions like "when, has someone, which record inserted, deleted or
updated". For detailed information please visit

Don't forget check out another our software:

New! v.2.0
EMS QuickExport Component Suite (http://www.ems- --
The set of native Delphi components for
export your data to 12 most popular formats.

EMS QuickLocalizer Component Suite --
The set of native Delphi components for adding multilanguage
to Delphi applications quickly and easily.

EMS QuickImport Component Suite (http://www.ems- --
The set of native Delphi components for
import your data from most popular formats.

EMS MySQL Manager ( --
The Best MySQL Administration and Development Tool.

EMS QueryBuilder ( --
Powerful component intended
for visual building SQL statement for SELECT clause.

We hope you will like our products. Thank you for your time.

Best regards,
EMS HiTech development team