FontMachine module 1.5.3 update released

FontMachine module 1.5.3 update released

A new update for the FontMachine module has been released. This new update fixes some drawing artifacts on fonts being drawn downscaled or deformed due a virtual resolution setting. This update also adds a filter flag to the font loading process, and integrates the possibility to load and use masked-color based fonts (wich will be useful for full ClearType integration in future updates). This...

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BLIde License and Support Requests

BLIde License and Support Requests

Any BLIde License gives you the right to request any help regarding regular usage of the IDE. To do so, you can select: “Tools / Support Tools / Get Support” from the BLIde Menu. This support mechanism is intended to: Solve any questions regarding BLIde usage Fix any technical compatibility problems between BLIde and your machine Fix any bug you discover on the IDE The support...

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BLIde Free Edition

BLIde Free Edition

BLIde free edition is a smaller version of BLIde which is completely functional. It has code folding, intelliprompt, a project management system compatible with BLIde Plus, and some very interesting features. It is not as powerful as BLIde Plus, but it can be user for regular BlitzMax coding, for open source or non commercial projects. With BLIde Free Edition you can experience all the benefits...

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File respository

File respository

This is the file repository for all downloads related to BLIde.

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How to install a module and get intelliprompt for it

How to install a module and get intelliprompt for it

Firs of all, be sure to have the module installed in the proper location. Modules on BlitzMax have the following structure  folder wise: BlitzMax/mod/modserver.mod/modname.mod/modfile.bmx As an example, if you’re installing the sidesing.minib3d module, you should have the following folders and file structure: BlitzMax/mod/sidesign.mod/minib3d.mod/minib3d.bmx In this example, mod,...

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When I launch BLIde, I get a “unhandled exception of type ‘System.InvalidOperationException’ “

When I launch BLIde, I get a “unhandled exception of type ‘System.InvalidOperationException’ “

This is a known issue caused by a system misconfiguration. the most common cause for this error is the system not having properly installed the Arial (or any other) system font BLIde is using. If you look carefully to the error message text, you’ll get a deeper clue about what can be happening. Last time we got an error report about this, the error information was: “An unhandled...

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