The ‘Web application programming’ Archives
Posted November 7, 2006 by

Visual Studio 2005: Disable the Splash Screen

You can shorten start up time for Visual Studio by disabling the splash screen that comes up each time you run the application. To disable it, follow the instructions in this tech-recipe.

Posted October 24, 2006 by

Macromedia Designer: Find and Replace Colors in Flash

With Macromedia Designer, you can use Find and Replace to change the color of text, fills, strokes, or a combination of these. You cannot find and replace colors in grouped objects. To find and replace a color, use the steps below.

Posted October 23, 2006 by

Dreamweaver: Sharpening an Image

You can use Dreamweaver to sharpen an image which increases the image’s definition. To sharpen an image, use the steps provided in this tech-recipe.

Posted October 19, 2006 by

Dreamweaver: Adjust the Brightness and Contrast of an Image

You can use Dreamweaver to modify the midtones, shadows, and highlights of an image. This is helpful in correcting images that are too light or too dark. This Tech-Recipe describes how to adjust the brightness and contrast of an image.

Posted October 19, 2006 by

Dreamweaver: How to Crop an Image

Dreamweaver allows you to crop images. Cropping an image using Dreamweaver will modify the source image file. Because of this modification, it is wise to keep a backup copy of the image file just in case you need to go back to the original image. Read on to find out how this is done.

Posted October 4, 2006 by

Dreamweaver: Saving a Find and Replace Search

You can save your frequently used Find and Replace searches so that you no longer have to recreate them each time you want to use them. To do this, use the steps below.

Posted September 29, 2006 by

Dreamweaver: How to Change the Default Font Options

You can specify which font and size to be used for the default Proportional font, Fixed font, and Code view. To do this, use the steps provided in this tech-recipe.

Posted September 28, 2006 by

Make Microsoft Visual Web Developer Open More Quickly

You can make Visual Web Developer open much more quickly by having it open to an empty environment instead of going to the default Start Page. Read on to find out how this is done.

Posted July 14, 2006 by

PHP: Delete or Expire a Browser Cookie

Cookies may be created with an expiration time. It may become necessary to expire a cookie before the expiration time such as when a user logs out of a cookie-based authentication web application. This tech-recipe describes expiring a cookie.

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Posted July 14, 2006 by

PHP: Read a Browser Cookie Value

Once your web application has set a cookie in a user’s browser, it is a simple matter to retrieve that value in subsequent page requests. This tech-recipe describes reading a value from a cookie in PHP.

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Posted July 14, 2006 by

PHP: Set or Create a Simple Browser Cookie with setcookie

Web applications overcome the lack of session support in the HTTP protocol primarily through the use of cookies. Transparent to the user and simple for the web developer, cookies provide the foundation of keeping up with who web a user is and where they have been.

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Posted July 10, 2006 by

PHP: Rename or move a file on the server

Working with server-side files with PHP adds a great deal of flexibility to some applications. A common scenario when working with files involves creating a temporary file through uploading or other means and then renaming this file to a permanent location. This recipe describes changing the name of an existing file using the PHP function […]

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