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Delphi Cookbook - Second Edition by Daniele Teti

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Using SQLite databases to handle a to-do list

Usually, the mobile apps read or write data using the network. In many cases, however, you need local storage to save your data. A local database can be useful for a number of things:

  • To buffer information while the Internet connection is not available
  • To save information that will be realigned on the central server when back at the office
  • To allow you a fast search on a relatively small set of data retrieved from the central databases and stored on the device
  • To store some structured data

In all these cases, you have to handle a database. This recipe will show how to do it.

Getting ready

This recipe is about a to-do list. It is similar to the Using TListView to show and search local data recipe, but in this ...

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