O365 IMAP Authentication: OAuth and MFA Solution

There is much confusion and worry about Microsoft’s plans to disable standard password authentication for the IMAP, and POP3  protocols. Here is the announcement posted on 20-Sept-2019 on the Office 365 blog: https://developer.microsoft.com/en-us/office/blogs/end-of-support-for-basic-authentication-access-to-exchange-online-apis-for-office-365-customers/ Chilkat already supports OAuth2 for the IMAP, POP3, and SMTP protocols. (Microsoft will continue to support basic …

Chilkat v9.5.0.82 Pre-Release Notes

The previous version release notes: Chilkat v9.5.0.80 Release Notes (Chilkat v9.5.0.81 was a hotfix specific to UWP (Universal Windows Platform) on NuGet.) Chilkat v9.5.0.82 Pre-Release Notes 6-Nov-2019 JsonObject: Type JsonTypeOf method returned -1 for inner nodes rather than the correct value of 3. 6-Nov-2019 Ftp2: Improved internal directory parsing for …

Accurate Date/Time with Timezone when Downloading Files from FTP?

Question: Can you please confirm when downloading file(s) from FTP using Chilkat component, the date/time stamp of the file (creation/modified date) is communicated after download? For example, a PC where the file is being downloaded is at EST while the server where the file was located is on PST timezone. …

Delphi DLL AbortCheck Callbacks

The Chilkat Delphi DLL (non-ActiveX) supports callbacks starting in version 9.5.0.82, to be released in Feb 2020. Pre-release Beta builds are available upon request. Also see: Delphi DLL PercentDone Callbacks Delphi DLL ProgressInfo Callbacks Delphi DLL TaskCompleted Callbacks 1) First define a function exactly as shown here. Make sure to …

Delphi DLL PercentDone Callbacks

The Chilkat Delphi DLL (non-ActiveX) supports callbacks starting in version 9.5.0.82, to be released in Feb 2020.   Pre-release Beta builds are available upon request. Also see: Delphi DLL AbortCheck Callbacks Delphi DLL ProgressInfo Callbacks Delphi DLL TaskCompleted Callbacks 1) First define a function exactly as shown here.  Make sure to …

Chilkat PHP Extension on MacOSX Catalina with SIP (System Integrity Protection)

Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan and later protects system files and processes with a new feature named System Integrity Protection. SIP is a kernel-level feature that limits what the “root” account can do.   It will prevent you from copying the Chilkat PHP shared lib (.so) to the PHP extensions …