Monthly Archives: January 2012

NotesIn9: 042 XPages and Application Layout Control

In this episode Steve Pridemore, a new contributor, comes on the show to demonstation some cool techniques for using the new application layout control available in Domino 8.5.3 with the Extension Library. UPDATE: Here’s the Demo file for the episode. THIS HAS BEEN FIXED. Sorry about that. UPDATE 2: Steve also used the Fake Names [...]

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New XPages book now available!

XPages: Portable Command Guide. A Compact Resource to XPages Application Development and the XSP Language This book is now available from Amazon in print and Kindle editions as well as Apple’s iBooks for iPad use and I’m sure other good bookstores as well. I’ve just purchased it via iBooks and will try to do a [...]

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NotesIn9 041: XPages, Designer – SOURCE CONTROL!!

In this show I talk about what Source Control is, more importantly why even as a solo Domino Developer that you would want to use it, and I go into a hopefully fairly detailed demo on how to install it into Designer and how to use it. I must be clear here that everything I [...]

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New XPages CheatSheet Released

The new XPages Cheatsheet, “XPages: Social Tools”, that was launched at Lotusphere has been added to XPagesCheatSheet.com and is available for immediate download. This sheet, focuses on integrating your XPages applications with social sites, like Connections, Twitter, Facebook, etc. It joins the original XPages Cheatsheet which is geared more for the pure beginner starting out [...]

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Looking for some NotesIn9 feedback.

I noticed something at Lotusphere. There was a hearing impaired person in many of the XPages sessions. She was clearly starting to learn XPages. She had two translators who would switch off during the sessions. While it was amazing to watch I found myself wondering if she knew about NotesIn9 and if she was even [...]

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NotesIn9: 040 Automated XPages Testing

In this show, John Jardin comes on to demonstrate Selenium, from http://seleniumhq.org/, which is a FireFox plugin that lets you automate testing of websites.  This looks really cool!  You can record tests and re-run them later.  So if you make changes you can catch regression bugs and such. This show is not to be missed for [...]

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NotesIn9: 039 Creating PDF’s with XPages Part 2

In this show Brian Moore returns to give is tips on how to get fancier with the PDF’s that you create from XPages and iText.

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Coming to Lotusphere. A New XPages CheatSheet!

I’m very happy to announce that after the amazing success of last years XPages Cheatsheet, there will be a brand new CheatSheet for this year! This year’s sheet is titled “XPages: Social Tools” and is intended to be a starting point on how to connect your XPages Apps to Social Services like LotusLive, DropBox, Twitter, [...]

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