hmCal 7.0 available for 4D v15 and v16

January 10, 2017
– hmCal is a plug-in developed by heubach media (, Hamburg, Germany for 4th Dimension.

With version 7.0 of hmCal we continually integrate new features and improve stability and integrity in 4D.
This version of hmCal is certified for 4D v15 and 4D v16, only!

Version 7 of hmCal is a huge step. We moved our product to a 64 bit version on Macintosh and rewrote the entire graphical engine to DirectX on Windows. We implemented a lot of long wanted features, like breaks in the time line.

hmCal 7.0 contains tremendous new functions and improvements:

- New command hmCal_SET TIMEOUT LIST to set breaks in the time line
- New events: hmCal_OnTooltip, hmCal_OnScroll and hmCal_SortUser
- New command hmCal_GET USER LIST to get a list of all users
- New commands hmCal_SET COLOR NEW and hmCal_GET COLOR NEW to define the alpha channel for colors
- New commands hmCal_Add Group and hmCal_DELETE GROUP to group related appoinments together in a view
- It is now possible to sort the user rows in the user multi day view
- 64 Bit Version for Mac (4D and 4D Server)
- Complete rewritten drawing engine under Windows: Moving from GDI+ to Direct2D and DirectWrite

More you can read in the release notes of the online documentation:

Currently there are 6 demo databases available for 4D v15. These databases shows you, how to handle the new features and how easy it is, to integrate these new features in your 4D application.

hmCal ist available as a 32 and 64 bit universal binary bundle for Macintosh and Windows.
It was developed and tested with 4D v15 and v16.

hmCal is available for Macintosh 10.9 and above and Windows 7 and above as Bundle for 4D v15 and 4D v16.

More information:

Customers about hmCal:

"hmCal has proved a perfect base for our calendar and planning modules. The integration into our system was no problem. heubach media was always open for feedback from practice." - Tilman Haerdle / extragroup GmbH, Münster, Germany

"Tremendous stable plugin. Rapid implementation of new features and Excellent customer support." - Frank Juling / EPI development, Berlin, Germany