Release Notes for Update 1 (Delphi and C++Builder 2009)

By: Kris Houser

Abstract: This is the Readme file for Update 1 to Delphi and C++Builder 2009.

    Readme: Update 1 for Delphi and C++Builder 2009

This file contains important supplementary information that might not appear in the main product documentation. CodeGear recommends that you read this file in its entirety.

This document refers to "the product" when the information applies to both personalities: Delphi 2009 and C++Builder 2009.

For general information about installation, deployment, and licensing, see the Install, Deploy, and License files located, by default, at C:\Program Files\CodeGear\RAD Studio\6.0.



    Installing This Update

Delphi and C++Builder 2009 Update 1 is an MSI-based patch.

This update can be applied over any of the following products:

  • Delphi 2009
  • C++Builder 2009

    Upgrading via the Automatic Upgrade Mechanism

If you selected "Check for Updates Automatically" when you installed the product, you should automatically be notified when an update is available for download. Click the notification and follow the instructions to download and install the Update.

    Manually Checking for Updates

If you don't receive an automatic notification about the update, you can check for updates manually:

  1. Select Start | Programs | CodeGear RAD Studio 2009 | Check for updates.
  2. In the list of available updates, select Delphi and C++Builder 2009 Update 1.

    Downloading from the Registered Users Web Page

Update 1 is also available for download from the registered users download pages as follows:


Download <Update1setup.exe> to your computer and run it to install the update.

Note: This update process might take thirty minutes or more to complete. You should avoid stopping the Update installation once it has started.

    Uninstalling this Update

If you need to uninstall the update, you must uninstall the entire product and reinstall the RTM build. It is not possible to only uninstall the update.

    General Notes

This update contains fixes for approximately 50 problems in many product areas.

For a complete list of the specific problems fixed in this update, see

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