Ortus Shell Components Personal Edition 2.38

By Ortus

Freeware 30 Sep 2013

In category

Components > System > Shell


Add Microsoft Windows shell functionality to your applications with this component package.

Ortus Shell Components is a component package for the Borland developer community containing 10 outstanding shell components. Full context sensitive component help file is included.

  • Use TOrtusShellTreeView, TOrtusShellListView and TOrtusShellComboBox for applications that need the "look and feel" of the Explorer, including OLE drag & drop from your application to the shell and vice versa. Control the drag & drop behaviour using the drag & drop effects properties.
  • Use TOrtusShellFolderChangeNotifier and get informed about folder changes.
  • Use TOrtusShellChangeNotifier and get informed about folder and global changes in the shell, including notifications about new media being added or removed. The component is capable to monitor a list of folders, including special folders.
  • Use TOrtusShellSearch and TOrtusShellSearchResultListView to scan disks and folders. The search runs in a separate low priority thread.
  • Use TOrtusShellTrayIcon to create a system tray icon application and add icon animations that can be started and stopped through a simple method call. Balloon tooltips support is included.
  • Use TOrtusShellLink to create shortcuts from within your application.
  • Use TOrtusShellFileAssociation to associate a file extension with your application.


  • Status: Fully functional
  • Source: FW
  • Size: 1 704 263kB


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