My Personal Programmer uses pre-installed applications and
sub-systems within the Microsoft Windows operating systems.
Below is a list of products required to be installed on
the operating system to utilize the full capabilities of My
Personal Programmer development tool.
Microsoft Windows operating system 7, 8 and Windows 10 and above.
My Personal Programmer will work on both the desktop and
server operating systems 2003 and greater.
Microsoft Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) 3.5 or greater.
Microsoft provides ODBC to connect to multiple databases
that utilize the operating system environment. My Personal
Programmer uses the ODBC drivers to connect to databases.
There are two ways through ODBC to connect to a database. They
are directly, and setting up a DSN, or Data Source Name. My
Personal Programmer can connect directly to Access, SQL
Server, Azure, and SQLite and connects to other databases, such as MySQL and Oracle
through the DSN using ODBC. Connecting through a DSN requires setting up
through the control panel.
Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 or greater.
If you will be using .NET to extend the functionality of My Personal
Programmer, you will need .NET framework installed on your
workstation. My Personal Programmer can use compiled applications from .NET or
traditional languages to script in additional functionality. NOTE: It is not required to have .NET for My Personal Programmer applications. Only if
you will be extending functionality you can use .NET as an extention.
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or greater.
If you want to display files from the internet, using My
Personal Programmer, you will need Internet Explorer 8 or
greater. My Personal Programmer uses a browser control that
displays web content within the application. This gives you flexibility with My Personal Programmer, and provides a
direct interface to the Internet, by letting you directly
download files or images from the Internet. It will
also let you take advantage of custom functionality, including