whats new ¦  programming tips ¦  indy articles ¦  intraweb articles ¦  informations ¦  links ¦  interviews
 misc ¦  tutorials ¦  Add&Win Game

Tips (1548)

Database (90)
Files (137)
Forms (107)
Graphic (116)
IDE (21)
Indy (5)
Internet / LAN (131)
IntraWeb (0)
Math (76)
Misc (127)
Multimedia (45)
Objects/
ActiveX (51)

OpenTools API (3)
Printing (35)
Strings (83)
System (268)
VCL (243)

Top15

Tips sort by
component


Search Tip

Add new Tip

Add&Win Game

Advertising

14 Visitors Online


 
...get the Bios Date?
Autor: Thomas Stutz
[ Print tip ]  

Tip Rating (5):  
     


function GetBiosDate1: String;
var
   
Buffer : Array[0..8] Of Char;
   N : DWORD;
begin
   
ReadProcessMemory(GetCurrentProcess,
   Ptr($FFFF5),
   @Buffer,
   8,
   N);
   Buffer[8] := #0;
   result := StrPas(Buffer)
end;

function GetBiosDate2: String;
begin
   
result := string(pchar(ptr($FFFF5)));
end;


{Only for Win 95/98/ME)



 

Rate this tip:

poor
very good


Copyright © by SwissDelphiCenter.ch
All trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners