The ‘Computer programming’ Archives
Posted March 11, 2013 by

Integrate Maven into Eclipse via m2eclipse


Maven is a useful cross-language tool that enables the user to import dependencies into a project and will automatically resolve transitive dependencies. Maven can be used as a command-line tool; however, to unlock its true potential, you should integrate it into Eclipse.

Posted March 2, 2013 by

Tomcat: How to Set the JAVA_HOME Enviroment Variable

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Learn to configure the catalina.bat file so the servlet engine can work with Java.

Category JSP programming

Posted March 1, 2013 by

How to Solve Common Tomcat Problems in Windows

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This article will provide some easy troubleshooting to common problems encountered with Tomcat web server.

Posted February 28, 2013 by

How to Manually Install Tomcat on Windows 7

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Learn how to install Tomcat manually on Windows 7 OS.

Posted January 1, 2013 by

How do I Install Plugins on the Eclipse IDE?


One neat feature of the Eclipse IDE is that you have an entire Marketplace of plugins available to you to install and transform your editor into an even more powerful tool. Installing them is easy as pie!

Posted December 13, 2012 by

PHP Syntax: Three Ways to Create Comments

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PHP allows three different methods of formatting comments. All of these sytax examples will seem familiar to programmers of other languages.

Category PHP programming

Posted November 30, 2012 by

Automatically Focusing on an Object When a Windows Phone App Is Loaded


For example, when developing an app that asks for a password before users can actually use it, developers should set focus on the password box and display the keyboard automatically. This is a good user interface practice to prompt users which step is next. The Visual Studio steps required to do this are documented below.

Category C programming

Posted November 29, 2012 by

Change the Default XAML Page in a Windows Phone App


When creating a Windows phone application, Visual Studio defaults the initial page to MainPage.xaml. However, in many cases, developers need to customize the first loaded page to a different file instead.

Category C programming

Posted October 3, 2012 by

Microsoft Visual Studio: Display Line Numbers in the Text Editor


By default, line numbers are not visible in Microsoft Visual Studio’s Text Editor. This is a disadvantage which may make it difficult for developers to navigate, track, and jump to a specific line in a long script. This tutorial will help you enable this feature easily.

Posted September 25, 2012 by

Use Default Code Snippets in .NET to Accelerate Coding


Knowing how to use default code snippets in .NET is really beneficial for any programmer. Code snippets are pre-written codes in .NET which programmer can quickly insert using shortcut keys. This makes programmer’s job easy by not having to retype frequent reused structures of code.

Posted September 23, 2012 by

Install Pear on Windows 7 64x using WAMP


Learn how to set up PEAR in a Windows 7 environment using WAMP. We go around a Windows 7 64x WAMP issue and make it work!

Category PHP programming

Posted September 17, 2012 by

Use Python 2 with the Python IDLE on Windows


Learn how to install Python on your Windows machine and start using it’s IDLE