Archive for January, 2016

Sunday, January 31st, 2016

Multi-Level Menu

While I have used variants of the suckerfish menu before, the only place I have ever provided an example was as a page dealing with the JavaScript needed in a .htc file in order that the menu will work with IE6. The alternative now that IE6 use is finally dead is to simply use links […]

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Multi-Page Forms

How can you retain the values someone entered in earlier pages when you have a form split over several pages? Well there are two ways one of which is better than the other. Multi-Page Forms

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Form Actions

A form by itself can’t do much. You need server side processing of some sort to actually do something with what your visitors enter into your form. Form Actions

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

TransactionProcessing

You can perform multiple updates in mySQL and maintain integrity of the data if one of the later updates fails. All you need is a transaction so the changes can be rolled back. Transaction Processing

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Learn CSS In A DAY: The Ultimate Crash Course to Learning theBasics of CSS In No Time (CSS, CSS Course, CSS Development, CSSBooks, CSS for Beginners)

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Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Program Patches

Almost all programs have some sort of security holes in them as a result of the complexity of the programs making it just about impossible to test all possible input data. Where a program bug is an actual security hole then the software will usually be updated fairly quickly to fix it. You should therefore […]

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Upgrading PHP on Windows

PHP 7 was released back in December so I thought that I should upgrade my development environment so I can work out what changes to make to fix all the warnings before my web hosting gets upgraded to use it. Here’s how I upgraded the version running in XAMPP on Windows 10 from PHP 5.3 […]

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Able2Extract Converter 10

Despite the name, this PDF program is an excellent replacement for your PDF reader and possibly your editor as well. It also provides options for converting to more different formats than many of the other PDF converters I have seen. Find out more about what I think of Able2Extract Converter 10.

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Thinking in HTML

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Sunday, January 24th, 2016

AntiSpyware

Almost everyone these days runs an antivirus program and most run at least half a firewall but there are a lot more aspects to system vulnerability than that. In this article we look at one of the other areas you need to protect against – spyware. AntiSpyware

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Antivirus

The most common type of attack that people secure their computers against are of course viruses. Viruses have been around for almost as long as computers have but it has only been since widespread use of the internet that they have become common. Antivirus

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Basic Visual Formatting in CSS: Layout Fundamentals in CSS

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