IDE Palette Menu
For Embarcadero RAD Studio including Delphi and C++Builder IDEs
New support for Embarcadero RAD Studio XE5
Are you tired of scrolling through the pages of the BDS, Delphi, and C++Builder
component palettes looking for the right page? If so, then download and try out the
Raize Palette Menu expert, which when installed adds a new menu to the
selected IDE that provides instant access to any page on the component palette.
The screen shot below shows the Raize Palette Menu in action. When the menu
is invoked, the currently available component palette pages are presented in
RAD Studio Users
If you are using Embarcadero RAD Studio (or an earlier version of CodeGear RAD Studio or
Borland Developer Studio), in addition to the Palette menu
item on the main menu, a new Raize Palette Menu tool button is added to the IDE
Tool Palette window as shown in the following screen shot.
The Raize Palette Menu support defining custom categories for grouping your
various component palette pages. Simply select the "Edit Categories..." menu item.
You can then group the palette pages in any way your desire. In fact, you can
even have pages appear in multiple categories as illustrated in the Data Access
- Download the appropriate zip file from the table below.
- Unzip the file to extract the appropriate design package for your version of RAD Studio, Delphi, or C++Builder.
- Install the extracted package into the appropriate IDE by closing all files and then selecting the Component|Install Packages menu item.
- Click on the Add button and select the appropriate design package. After closing all dialog boxes, the new Palette menu item will be available.