Creating Actions in a VCL Forms Application

Using Delphi 8 for .NET, the following procedure illustrates how to create actions using the ActionList tool. It sets up a simple application and describes how to create an edit menu with cut and paste actions that can be used to cut and paste to a memo.

Creating the VCL application consists of the following major steps:

  1. Create a main window.
  2. Add main menu, actionlist, and memo tools to the form.
  3. Create the cut and paste actions.
  4. Add the actions to the main menu and associate with the edit action category.
  5. Build and run the application.
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