Using Action Manager to Create Actions in a VCL Forms Application

Using Delphi 8 for .NET, the following procedure illustrates how to create actions using ActionManager. It sets up a simple user interface with a text area, as would be appropriate for a text editing application, and describes how to create a file menu item with a file open action.

Building the VCL application with ActionManager actions consists of the following major steps:

  1. Create a main window.
  2. Add a file open action to the ActionManager.
  3. Create the main menu.
  4. Add the action to the menu.
  5. Build and run the application.
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