This is the first article of a series where I’m going to explain how to build some widely used UI patterns using FireMonkey.
Today I’m going to show how to create a custom MessageBox dialog, which will be multi-device and will adapt to any platform you want to run your app on.
This is the final result:
In the screencast you will see how to create the effect of obscuring your UI, using the ShadowEffect component, getting rounded corners, using gradients, etc. Please, check it out:
So, at this moment, is there any other product in the market that allows you to do this, generating a native code application that works on Windows, Mac OS X, iOS and Android, and without having you to learn different programming languages and frameworks? Please, let me know.