hmCal 8.0 available for 4D v16 and v17

July 24, 2018
– hmCal is a plug-in developed by heubach media (, Hamburg, Germany for 4D.

With version 8.0 of hmCal we continually integrate new features and improve stability and integrity in 4D.

This version of hmCal is certified for 4D v16 and 4D v17!

hmCal 8 contains new functions and improvements:

* The command hmCal_Delete Column can now delete all columns
* New command hmCal_GET COLUMN LIST
* New command hmCal_SET LINEDASH to define segmented lines
* New command hmCal_SET LINE WIDTH to define the widths of lines
* New area properties to set the scroll increments
* New command hmCal_SET GROUP PROPERTY
* New command hmCal_Get Point Info JSON for getting detailed information about a point as an C_OBJECT

and with v7:

* 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 v16. 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 v16 and v17.

hmCal is available for Macintosh 10.11 and above and Windows 7 SP1 and above as Bundle for 4D v16 and 4D v17.

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