Archive for October, 2008

Southwest Fox Ambassador Fund

At the keynote presentation for Southwest Fox 2008, we announced the Southwest Fox Ambassador Fund. (We actually called it the Worthy Developer Fund, but that name was just a placeholder until we came up with a better one. Thanks to Christof Wollenhaupt for the inspiration for the new name.)
Many VFP developers around the world are [...]

Some Session Updates Posted

Good news for those who are interested in any of Christof Wollenhaupt’s sessions (updates to all), and Barbara Peisch’s WMI session – all have been updated on the conference FTP site.
We have updates from Alan Stevens too, but they did not post correctly so we are getting them again to post soon.
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VFPX Administrator’s Outstanding Service Award

At the keynote presentation for Southwest Fox 2008, the administrators of VFPX (Craig Boyd, Rick Schummer, and Doug Hennig) presented Bo Durban with the first VFPX Administrator’s Outstanding Service Award. Bo has been one of the driving forces in GDIPlusX, a key project in VFPX that not only brings amazing graphics functionality to VFP but [...]

Southwest Fox Videos Available

Thanks to Steve Bodnar, videos of the keynote presentation and the VFPX meeting at Southwest Fox 2008 are available for viewing at Among the items things shown in the keynote are an update on the VFP Studio project by Craig Boyd and Bo Durban.
As far as we know, this is the first VFP conference [...]

Southwest Fox 2008 is almost here

I want to take a moment and make a quick post for some last minute things about the conference.

All people registered for the conference should get the fourth and final email update on Monday. If you have not received the first three please email us as soon as you are done reading this post so [...]

Streaming Video of Keynote and VFPX Session

Thanks to Steve Bodnar, we’re providing streaming video of the Southwest Fox keynote (Thursday, October 16, 7:00 p.m. MST) and VFPX bonus session (Friday, October 17, 8:00 p.m. MST). You can watch both of these videos at

More Videos Available

We’ve posted more videos of Southwest Fox sessions, including a new one on custom report controls by Bo Durban.
Only two weeks to Southwest Fox!

Still time to register

October is here. Southwest Fox is this month. Holy cow, Southwest Fox is THIS month? Already.
Okay, I should have realized this before based on the flurry of emails between Doug, Tamar and I, but last week it hit me that we are weeks away from heading to Mesa. Decisions on the food, finalizing the conference [...]