System Tray Component and pop up functions

Hi guys,

I know this question had been asked a couple of times but all the links to the components are broken when i tried them.

My program is basically a roster program.
I would like to know a VERY GOOD FREE component that I could use to minimize the program into the system tray.
I want a popup message such as MSN messenger (when someone logs on) when a schedule item on the roster program is near.

1)How am I be able to do that?
2)Could you give me the EXACT link to the component?

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For the tray icon,

Get CoolTrayIcon v.4.3.1
JEDI-VCL package
TJvTrayIcon component
from Jv Win32 tab
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download an example that uses 2 components from JEDI-VCL:
a direct link for JEDI package version 2.10 stable is:
download and unzip the file into directory ....\JCL+JVCL210FullInstall
then run Install.bat

TJvBalloonHint is at the "Jv Custom" tab
TJvTrayIcon is from "Jv Win32"
AgeOfWarsAuthor Commented:
Hi guys.. thanks for the input..

I have not tired them. Will do it tonight and determine the best one. Thanks again.

Pierre CorneliusCommented:
For an excellent article with explanations and working examples see the following:

System Tray Delphi application - quick and easy:

Animation and popup menu -

AgeOfWarsAuthor Commented:
Hi guys, thanks for the contribution.
I find all the inputs very useful therefore I have split the points among you.

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