You might not know this but, Borland Delphi 5 Enterprise, Professional and Standard version are all written with the previous version of Delphi another world Delphi 4. From this it shows that Borland or Inprise has great pride in thir product and it is also a very powerful tool. If you found any of the Microsoft Visual programming tools is easy to use then you will find this is even easier to use. There are people out their in the programming world trying to clone this RAD tool. Some are very sucessful and some not as sucessful. There are also alot of open source delphi project around the net for users to use. This allows the User experience how powerful Delphi is.