ANN: SMImport suite v 1.55 for Delphi/C++Builder

Good day,

I glad to announce that today I released the new version of SMImport for

SMImport for Delphi&C++Builder is a native VCL component suite for data
importing into dataset from external files of different formats.

The current version supports the import from:
1. MS Excel spreadsheet (directly without OLE/DDE)
2. text delimited file
3. text fixed width file
4. XML file (directly without XML DOM interfaces, compartible with
   TClientDataset and SMExport formats)
5. HTML file
6. MS Access database (using DAO/MS Jet)
7. Lotus 1-2-3 spreadsheet
8. QuattroPro spreadsheet
9. Paradox table
10. DBase table
11. some dataset component

All import formats implemented directly and doesn't require any external
libraries like OLE/DDE/etc (except Paradox/DBase which requires a BDE

Also SMImport suite contains the TSMIWizardDlg compound component with
visual dialog for import parameters setting (like wizard in MS Access).
With this component you can control a data import process in one place
and give a flexible application to your end-users. For this component
you can define the restrictions for end-user access.

Import is available for any dataset which inherits from TDataset
type (ADO, IBX, BDE, dbExpress, DAO, DOA, Flash Filer, Advantage,
Halcyon etc).

Available the multilanguage resource files for the next languages:
- english
- french
- german
- dutch
- italian
- swedish
- danish
- norwegian
- spanish
- portuguese
- brazilian portuguese
- greek
- russian
- ukrainian
- romanian

Short list of new features in current release:
- new internal engine for fast data loading (300 000 rows with 15 fields
  from text file are loaded in 10 minutes)
- new visual column mapping with data preview in wizard
- modified wizard dialog
- automapping feature for every import component
- extended statistic and status during data loading
- new extended events and properties
- and more

Now you can download from site a trial package for Delphi 3/4/5/6 and/or
C++Builder 3/4/5/6. The demo application and help file is available too.

You may use the trial version for 30 days with IDE running only.
If after 30 days you would like to continue using it, then you
should purshase a license.

Online you can order a product at:

Note: each registered user of SMImport can receive the new 1.55 version
free-of-charge by personal e-mail request to
from the next week. In your request please include your reg.code and/or
order number.

With best regards, Mike Shkolnik