Category Archives: Learning XPages

NotesIn9 141: Java vs JavaScript Throwdown

This is a VERY DIFFERENT NotesIn9.  It’s less of a normal show and more if a response to a recent blog post regarding one persons opinion on the value of Java in XPages and the Value of the UI vs the backend. Actually this show is more of a really long “rant”. This show could [...]

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NotesIn9 130: Using XPages Type Ahead for Navigation.

In this episode Tim Tripcony makes a brilliant return to the show with a great demo on using “Fancy Typeahead” as navigation.  This builds on some previous examples on Type Ahead that you might want to look at as well. http://notesin9.com/index.php/2009/11/07/episode-007-a-license-to-typeahead/ http://notesin9.com/index.php/2012/03/12/notesin9-050-improving-the-type-ahead-control/ http://notesin9.com/index.php/2011/02/11/notesin9-24-fancy-type-ahead-in-xpages/ – This is the really important one for Fancy Typeahead   P.S. [...]

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The NotesIn9 Guide Map to Learning XPages has been updated.

There’s been a bunch of new NotesIn9 shows recently with more on the way.  I’m really close to getting through my contributor backlog.  I even have a several of my own shows I’d like to do. Since there’s been these new shows I took a couple of minutes to update the Mind Map that should [...]

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NotesIn9 120: XPages Data View Control Part 2: Customization

In this show Brad Balassaitis comes back on with a show on how to customize the Data View control.  This is the 2nd video that Brad’s contributed on this control.  Part 1 is at http://notesin9.com/index.php/2013/06/05/notesin9-115-xpages-data-view-control-part-1-implementation. This show also has a lot of great detail on how Facets/Editable areas work.  He also shows you how to inspect elements [...]

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NotesIn9 119: XPages Mobile Development First Steps

In this episode Graham Acres comes back on to talk about getting started with Mobile Development with XPages Mobile Controls. I’ve had some other getting started with mobile shows on NotesIn9, and even though they might seem similar on the surface, each contributor really does bring a different perspective and focus.  Graham does a great [...]

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NotesIn9 117: Using the Navigator Control

In this show John Jardin returns to give us a great demonstration in using the XPages Navigator control to do partial refreshes of an XPages Content.  By using multiple custom controls you can simulate 2 or more web pages within a single .xsp page.  This is a really good demo for this who want to [...]

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XPages Forum has been updated!

I know of 2 main resources to try and get specific help on XPages issues.  StackOverFlow.com and the XPages Forum. While StackOverFlow (SO) is clearly the best place to go with a specific question, it’s not the best place for every situation.  SO is geared more to very specific questions.  It’s not a place for [...]

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Live XPages Webinar today at 10 am EST on OpenNTF

Today Marky Roden and I will be doing a Getting started with XPages Webinar for OpenNTF. This is a rare event because I typically don’t do many webinars do to lack of time.  But one does not simply pass on the chance to speak with Mark Roden. This session is geared for the person new [...]

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Treasure Map to Learning XPages and a NotesIn9 Episode Guide

A couple days ago, Stephan Wissel, created a “Mind Map” on what might be involved for an XPages Project.  I thought that was pretty cool. Around the same time I discovered this XPages community on Google+.  I highly recommend checking that out and I’ll be talking about it more on future shows.  One of the [...]

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NotesIn9 104: Viewer Question – Comboboxes

In this show I answer a question from a poster on the XPages Forum. Ursus Schneider posted that he was having a problem with Arrays (http://www-10.lotus.com/ldd/xpagesforum.nsf/topicThread.xsp?action=openDocument&documentId=646EB71744203F5C85257B38006321C2)  but when he sent me a small sample to look at he had actually was having problems with working with comboboxes and partial refreshes. So in this show I [...]

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