When the Delphi IDE gets slow…


A few tips for when the Delphi IDE gets slow, try these step by step:

Install Delphi Fix-Pack by Andreas Hausladen (a.k.a. Andy)
Disable “Error Insight”
Disable or install LiveBindings related packages

The first can be hard to find as his site disallows search engine indexing, but I’ve written about it before site:wiert.me delphi fixpack andy.
The second step is not a package, but an IDE setting:

The last step involves packages like these (package path followed by package description in the order of the registry):

$(BDSBIN)\dclBindCompFireDAC220.bpl LiveBinding Expression Components FireDac
$(BDSBIN)\dclbindcomp220.bpl Embarcadero LiveBindings Components
$(BDSBIN)\dclbindcompvcl220.bpl Embarcadero LiveBindings Components VCL
$(BDSBIN)\dclbindcompdbx220.bpl LiveBindings Expression Components DbExpress
$(BDSBIN)\dclbindcompfmx220.bpl Embarcadero LiveBindings Components FireMonkey

In those, $(BDSBIN) and $(BDS)\Bin point to the same directory.
Parts via: [WayBack] EDIT: Pretty sure Fix-Pack solved the speed issue, as I installed it and things started flying. I was trying to be as stock as possible, in order to und… – Vin Colgin – Google+

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