The ‘Computer programming’ Archives
Posted November 3, 2015 by

How to Block Ads on Chrome

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We are assaulted by advertisements on a daily basis. We get them in the mail, see them plastered on billboards and buses, and they clamor for our attention all over the internet. Fortunately, there is software available called Adblock Plus that will remove ads from your screen and block pop-up ads. This makes browsing the […]

Posted January 19, 2015 by

Google Sheets: How to Write a Custom Function


Google Sheets (spreadsheets) lets you write custom functions using JavaScript.  JavaScript is perhaps the world’s easiest programming language, and there are many examples on the internet, making it easy to copy. There are lots of reasons to write your own functions.  For example, you could convert a temperature reading from Celsius to Fahrenheit. You could […]

Posted December 10, 2014 by

How Do I Fix the Issue “This Class is not Key Value Coding-Compliant for the Key” in Xcode 6?


The error “This class is not key value coding-compliant for the key” is a common problem for iOS developers which causes an app to crash right at launch. Read on to find out the solution to the issue.

Posted July 17, 2014 by

Turn Off Automatic Spell Check in Notepad++ Editor

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Notepad++ is the editor that programmers most widely use because it is fast, lightweight, and filled with tons of useful features and plugins. Recently, Notepad++ added a built-in plugin for automatic spell checking. Unfortunately, this new feature can be annoying to some as it shows a red mark under most programming language keywords, under some […]

Posted February 12, 2014 by

Amazon EC2: Fix for Error When Using Composer.phar


When using The Composer dependency manager for PHP, people will occasionally experience errors when using Amazon’s EC2 service. A simple fix exists for this issue.

Posted February 2, 2014 by

Inner and Left Outer Join with Where Clause vs ON Clause

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Filtering results with the [ON] clause and the [Where] clause using LEFT OUTER JOIN and INNER JOIN is a very powerful technique.

Posted January 7, 2014 by

Creating Basic Snippets in Sublime Text


Snippets make coding less tedious, by allowing you to create smart shortcuts when coding that give your fingers a rest.

Posted January 6, 2014 by

Construct 2: New Project Based on Platform, Game Type, or Template

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Learn how to set up a new project in Construct 2 to begin making your own game! This covers different platforms as well as prebuilt templates.

Posted April 21, 2013 by

PHP: Get Form Data via POST and GET


In many applications you will need to retrieve user entered data from a form of some sort, here are a few methods of doing so with PHP.

Category PHP programming

Posted April 16, 2013 by

Resolving Variables from a Property File in Spring


When writing the configuration in a Spring file, sometimes it is desirable to maintain a list of properties external to the Spring configuration. This list of properties can be edited and the updated values will be picked up by the Spring configuration. This tech-recipe will show you how it is done.

Category Java programming