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Microsoft Office Live Small Business: Creating and Customizing Your Webpage

by Rahul Pitre | June 2010 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

In this article series, the objective is to create a skeleton for your website by building four skeletal web pages that will serve as your website's foundation.

In this article by Rahul Pitre, author of Microsoft Office Live Small Business Beginner's Guide we will learn :

  • A Home page that acts as the gateway to your site
  • An About Us page that tells a visitor about you and your business
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Customizing Search Module and Search Component using Joomla! 1.5

by Richard Carter | June 2010 | Joomla! Open Source

With the widespread empowering of website owners being able to manage their own website's content, there are a huge number of content management systems available. Joomla! is one of the most popular of these content management systems with a large user base and active community who are constantly working to improve Joomla! for new and future users.

In the first article of the three part article series by Richard Carter, author of Joomla! 1.5 Templates Cookbook we will learn:

  • Styling the search module
  • Styling the search component
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Overview of the Compiere Application Dictionary and its Components

by Andries L Pretorius | June 2010 | Open Source

In this three-part article series on advanced aspects of Compiere by Andries L Pretorius, author of Compiere 3 Implementation Guide, we will cover:

  1. Overview of the Compiere Application Dictionary and its components
  2. Adding a custom field in Compiere
  3. Setting up a basic document process approval workflow in Compiere

In this article we will cover the first part—overview of the Application Dictionary (AD)

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Microsoft Office Live Small Business: Extending the Personal Website

by Rahul Pitre | June 2010 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

Office Live Small Business is Microsoft's web-presence service for small businesses. It's part software and part service. In fact, Microsoft calls this strategy Software + Services.

In the previous article we have learned How to create and Customize your Home Page

In this article byRahul Pitre, author of Microsoft Office Live Small Business: Beginner’s Guide we will learn :

  • A Contact Us page that enables visitors to contact you
  • A Privacy Policy page that tells visitors how you use their personal information, such as their names and e-mail addresses
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Adding a Custom Field in Compiere 3

by Andries L Pretorius | June 2010 | Open Source

Having seen the Compiere Application Dictionary and its components, in this article by Andries L Pretorius, author of Compiere 3 Implementation Guide, we will cover how to add a menu item and a custom list field to a Compiere window by using the AD components.

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JasperReports 3.6: Creating a Simple, One-page TOC for Your Report

by Bilal Siddiqui | June 2010 | Cookbooks Java Open Source

This article by Bilal Siddiqui, author of JasperReports 3.6 Development Cookbook, teaches you to build a simple one-page table of contents(TOC) for your multi-page reports.

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Setting Up a Basic Document Workflow in Compiere 3

by Andries L Pretorius | June 2010 | Open Source

In the previous two articles of this three-part article series we covered Compiere Application Dictionary and Adding a Custom Field.

This article by Andries L Pretorius, author of Compiere 3 Implementation Guide, gives you an overview of the Compiere Workflow processes, and illustrates how this is set up.

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Moodle 1.9: Working with Mind Maps

by Silvina P. Hillar | June 2010 | e-Learning Moodle Open Source

In this article by Silvina P. Hillar, author of the book Moodle 1.9: The English Teacher's Cookbook, we are going to design four mind maps. In each recipe,we are going to use different software in order to create the graphs. After that, we are going to upload them into our Moodle course. We are going to use either commercial software or free and open source software.

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Indexing in MySQL Admin

by Daniel Schneller Udo Schwedt | June 2010 | MySQL

In this article series by Daniel Schneller and Udo Schwedt, authors of MySQL Admin Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Adding indexes to tables
  • Adding a fulltext index
  • Creating a normalized text search column
  • Removing indexes from tables
  • Estimating InnoDB index space requirements
  • Using prefix primary keys
  • Choosing InnoDB primary key columns
  • Speeding up searches for (sub)domains
  • Finding duplicate indexes

Read the first part of this article series—Optimizing your MySQL Servers' performance using Indexes here.

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Advanced WordPress Themes

by Lee Jordan Nick Ohrn | June 2010 | Content Management Open Source Web Development WordPress

In this article by Lee Jordan and Nick Ohrn, authors of the book WordPress 2.8 Themes Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Adding a theme options page
  • Allowing for multiple theme color schemes
  • Changing the default Gravatar icon for your theme
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Networking in Tcl: Using UDP Sockets

by Piotr Beltowski Wojciech Kocjan | June 2010 | Open Source

In this article by Wojciech Kocjan and Piotr Beltowski, authors of the book Tcl 8.5 Network Programming, we will see how programming based on UDP protocol is presented on the basis of the TclUDP package.

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Using Business Rules to Define Decision Points in Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1- An Introduction

by Antony Reynolds Matt Wright | June 2010 | Enterprise Articles Oracle

In this article by Antony Reynolds and Matt Wright, authors of Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1 Developer's Guide, we will discuss the new Rules Editor in 11gR1, including Decision Tables and how we can incorporate rules as decision points within a BPEL Process.

Read Using Business Rules to Define Decision Points in Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1- An Introduction in full

Optimizing your MySQL Servers' performance using Indexes

by Daniel Schneller Udo Schwedt | June 2010 | MySQL Web Development

In this article series by Daniel Schneller and Udo Schwedt, authors of MySQL Admin Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Adding indexes to tables
  • Adding a fulltext index
  • Creating a normalized text search column
  • Removing indexes from tables
  • Estimating InnoDB index space requirements
  • Using prefix primary keys
  • Choosing InnoDB primary key columns
  • Speeding up searches for (sub)domains
  • Finding duplicate indexes
Read Optimizing your MySQL Servers' performance using Indexes in full

Working with Business Rules to Define Decision Points in Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1

by Antony Reynolds Matt Wright | June 2010 | Architecture & Analysis Oracle

In this article series by Antony Reynolds and Matt Wright, authors of Getting Started With Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1 – A Hands-On Tutorial, we will discuss the new Rules Editor in 11gR1, including Decision Tables and how we can incorporate rules as decision points within a BPEL Process.

Read the first part of this article series—Using Business Rules to Define Decision Points in Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1- An Introduction here.

Read Working with Business Rules to Define Decision Points in Oracle SOA Suite 11g R1 in full

Build your own Application to access Twitter using Java and NetBeans: Part 4

by Alfonso V. Romero | June 2010 | Java Web Development

This is the final article of the article series—Build your own application to access Twitter using Java and NetBeans.

In this article by Alfonso Romero, we will:

  • Add a new tab to your JTabbedPane component programmatically.
  • Add a JEditorPane component to your SwingAndTweet application, so the URL links from your friend’s timeline appear as real hyperlinks.
  • Use the addHyperlinkListener method from your JEditorPane component, so it can listen for hyperlink events that will trigger every time you click on a URL from your friends’ timeline.
  • Use the Pattern and Matcher classes from the java.util.regex package to convert the URL hyperlinks from your friends’ timeline into clickable hyperlinks via a regular expression.
Read Build your own Application to access Twitter using Java and NetBeans: Part 4 in full
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