Tamar E. Granor


The Philadelphia Visual FoxPro user group will meet Wednesday, January 10 at 7 PM.

Location: Valley Forge Pension Management, 715 Twining Road, Suite 202, Dresher, PA 19025. As usual, you can bring a dinner and arrive as early as 6:30.

Speaker: Tamar E. Granor
Tamar E. Granor, Ph.D. (Tamar Granor), is the owner of Tomorrow's Solutions, LLC. She has developed and enhanced numerous Visual FoxPro applications for businesses and other organizations. She currently focuses on working with other developers through consulting and subcontracting. Tamar served as Editor of FoxPro Advisor magazine from 1994 to 2000. She is the magazine's Technical Editor and co-author of the popular Advisor Answers column.

Tamar is author or co-author of nine books including the award winning Hacker's Guide to Visual FoxPro and Microsoft Office Automation with Visual FoxPro. Her most recent books are Taming Visual FoxPro's SQL and What's New in Nine: Visual FoxPro's Latest Hits. Her books are available from Hentzenwerke Publishing (www.hentzenwerke.com).

Tamar is a Microsoft Certified Professional and a Microsoft Support Most Valuable Professional. Tamar speaks frequently about Visual FoxPro at conferences and user groups in North America and Europe, including every FoxPro DevCon since 1993. She is a Lecturer in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University of Pennsylvania. She served as Technical Content Manager for the 1997-1999 Visual FoxPro DevCons and was part of the coordination team for the Visual FoxPro Excellence Awards.

Topic: Customizing the Property Sheet
Since its introduction in VFP 3, the Property Sheet has seen mostly minor changes. Each new version brought a few tweaks. VFP 9 brings significant changes to this tool, introducing a Favorites tab, and most importantly, a mechanism to let you customize behavior.