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Working with ASP.NET Web API

by Joydip Kanjilal | December 2013 | .NET Web Development

In this article by Joydip Kanjilal, the author of ASP.NET Web API, you will learn about working with ASP.NET Web API.

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Working with Audio

by Claire Broadley and Mathew Dixon Mathew Dixon | October 2013 | Open Source

In this article by Claire Broadley and Mathew Dixon, authors of Camtasia Studio 8 – Advanced Editing and Publishing Techniques, we will look at preparing and recording audio, adding background tracks, applying editing techniques, and choosing the right tools to enhance the audio in our projects.

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Working with Away3D Cameras

by Michael Ivanov | June 2011 | Open Source Web Graphics & Video

Three dimensions are better than two — and it's not a secret anymore that 3D is here to stay. Gone are the days when Flash was just used for 2D animations. In the last few years, online Flash content has undergone a revolution with the introduction of real-time 3D engines for Flash. Away3D is the big daddy of them all—which makes it the ultimate resource for top-rated 3D content development and for powering today's coolest games and Flash sites.

In this article by Michael Ivanov, author of Away3D 3.6 Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Creating an FPS controller
  • Creating Camera Depth of Field Effect
  • Following a third-person view with a spring camera
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Working with axes (Should know)

by Brian Peiris | October 2013 | Open Source

In this article by Brian Peiris, the author of the book Instant jQuery Flot Visual Data Analysis, we will understand that the axes are the most configurable parts of the chart. Flot gives you the ability to change the position, type, and colors of the axes. It also gives you full control of the ticks and labels on the axes, letting you adjust the number of ticks and alter the formatting. Axes also determine how the data is displayed; you can change the min and max settings to display only a part of the data on the chart and you can also transform the data in various ways.

The full documentation is available at https://github.com/flot/flot/blob/master/API.md#customizing-the-axes. We will take a look at some examples of the configuration options by creating a chart that has a logarithmic axis and another chart that includes multiple axes.

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Working with axes (Should know)

by Brian Peiris | October 2013 | Open Source

In this article by Brian Peiris, the author of the book Instant jQuery Flot Visual Data Analysis, we will understand that the axes are the most configurable parts of the chart. Flot gives you the ability to change the position, type, and colors of the axes. It also gives you full control of the ticks and labels on the axes, letting you adjust the number of ticks and alter the formatting. Axes also determine how the data is displayed; you can change the min and max settings to display only a part of the data on the chart and you can also transform the data in various ways.

The full documentation is available at https://github.com/flot/flot/blob/master/API.md#customizing-the-axes. We will take a look at some examples of the configuration options by creating a chart that has a logarithmic axis and another chart that includes multiple axes.

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Working with Bazaar in Centralized Mode

by Janos Gyerik | August 2013 | Open Source

This article by Janos Gyerik, author of Bazaar Version Control, explains the principles of the centralized mode and how to work in this mode using Bazaar.

The centralized mode assumes one or more central branches, where collaborators share write access, and require the commit operations of all the users to be synchronized. This is the basic workflow enforced by centralized version control systems. This mode of operation is widely used today in many projects, and it is often preferred in corporate environments.

Although Bazaar is distributed in nature, it includes features to fully support the classic centralized mode. With Bazaar, you can switch in and out of the centralized mode at any time, and implement sophisticated workflows using both centralized and distributed elements.

The following topics will be covered in this article:

  • The centralized mode
  • Using Bazaar in the centralized mode
  • Working with bound branches
  • Working with multiple branches
  • Setting up a central server
  • Creating branches on the central server
  • Practical use cases
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Working with Binding data and UI elements in Silverlight 4

by Gill Cleeren Kevin Dockx | May 2010 | Microsoft

In this article series by Gill Cleeren and Kevin Dockx, authors of Microsoft Silverlight 4 Data and Services Cookbook, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Displaying data in Silverlight applications
  • Creating dynamic bindings
  • Binding data to another UI element
  • Binding collections to UI elements
  • Enabling a Silverlight application to automatically update its UI
  • Obtaining data from any UI element it is bound to
  • Using the different modes of data binding to allow persisting data
  • Data binding from Expression Blend 4
  • Using Expression Blend 4 for sample data generation

Read Introduction to Data Binding here.

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Working with Blocks

by David Strack | July 2013 | Cookbooks Web Development

concrete5 is an increasingly popular open source content management system. concrete5 sets itself apart from other CMS applications with its easy to use point-and-click interface and multitude of features.

In this article, by David Strack, the author of concrete5 Cookbook, we will create a custom block type from scratch. This block type will just display some text that the user can edit through the CMS interface, and will serve as a basic "Hello World" example.

In this article we will cover the following recipes:

  • Creating a custom block type
  • Using block controller callback functions
  • Sending variables from the controller to the view
  • Adding items to the page header and footer from the block controller
  • Creating custom block templates
  • Including JavaScript in block forms
  • Including JavaScript in the block view
  • Including CSS in the block view
  • Loading a block type by its handle
  • Adding a block to a page
  • Getting the blocks from an area
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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.

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Working with Client Object Model in Microsoft Sharepoint

by Balaji Kithiganahalli | October 2011 | Enterprise Articles Microsoft

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 is the best-in-class platform for content management and collaboration. With Visual Studio, developers have an end-to-end business solutions development IDE. To leverage this powerful combination of tools it is necessary to understand the different building blocks of SharePoint.

In this article by Balaji Kithiganahalli, author of Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Development with Visual Studio 2010 Expert Cookbook, we will cover:

  • Creating a list using a Client Object Model
  • Handling exceptions
  • Calling Object Model asynchronously
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Working with Colors in Scribus

by Cedric Gemy | December 2010 | Beginner's Guides Open Source

Even though you can see lots of black-only documents (such as books and the daily press) everyday, it's true that there are more and more full-color advertising brochures being printed. So color is becoming an important printing method. An in-between approach of printing with black and only one another color is less interesting, but is still used for many documents and can be considered as a creative approach. In any case, we need to be sure that the color we have on screen matches the printed results. From this, it becomes evident that using color in Scribus is not just a click here or there but is the result of both aesthetic choices and the capacity of the printing process.

In this article by Cedric Gemy, author of Scribus 1.3.5 Beginner's Guide, we will spend some time on using some color options, and will be able to get a custom render when needed. Especially, we shall:

  • Create and apply CMYK colors
  • Create spot colors
  • Use gradients and patterns
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Working with common architectures

by Yik Yang | January 2014 | Cookbooks Enterprise Articles

This article by Yik Yang, the author of book LabVIEW Graphical Programming Cookbook, covers commonly-used architectures and tools in LabVIEW. LabVIEW is a graphical programming development environment for problem solving, accelerated productivity, and continual innovation. It integrates all the tools that engineers and scientists need to build a wide range of applications in a short amount of time.

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Working with Complex Associations using CakePHP

by Ahsanul Bari Anupom Syam | December 2008 | MySQL Open Source PHP

A many-to-many relation requires an additional table to relate the two tables in relationship. In this article, by Ahsanul Bari and Anupom Syam, we will learn how to define associations in models for many-to-many relations. Then, we will look at how to retrieve, delete, and save related data from and into database tables using model association in this special type of relation.

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Working with CXF Tool

by Naveen Balani | January 2010 | Open Source

The CXF framework provides various tools that assist developers in creating and invoking web services. CXF provides tools to create web service clients and web service implementations from WSDL files, to create SOAP binding and service definition from WSDL interfaces, to validate WSDL files, and to integrate with the popular Apache Maven software tool for build management. In this article by Naveen Balani, we will look at some of the commonly used CXF tools that assist in web service development. We will cover the following topic in this article:

  • Invoking web services using a Java client
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Working with Dashboards in Dynamics CRM

by Mark AuCoin | January 2012 | Microsoft

One of the best user features found in Dynamics CRM 2011 is the addition of standard dashboards. Dashboards can contain any combination of charts, lists, and other components to help give users a visual and interactive view of their CRM data. This article will explain how to edit user and system dashboards along with detailed information about the different properties that you can change on chart and list components.

In this article by Mark AuCoin, author of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011: Dashboards Cookbook, we will cover the following topics:

  • Editing a user dashboard
  • Editing a system dashboard
  • Deleting a user dashboard
  • Deleting a system dashboard
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Working with Data Application Components in SQL Server 2008 R2

by Jayaram Krishnaswamy | February 2010 | .NET Microsoft

In the August CTP Microsoft introduced Data-Tier Applications and several new features were introduced in the Nov 2009 CTP. Registering, Viewing & comparing and upgrading Data-Tier applications were added. This article by Dr. Jayaram Krishnaswamy, author of Learning SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services, shows how you may extract a Data Application Component from a SQL Server 2008 and then deploy the component to an SQL Server 2008 R2 Server. The process is Wizard driven and very easy to understand. DAC files in the field of DATA are like *.msi files for applications. Just as you would install an application from an MSI file, you would install a database package with the DAC file with the extension DACPAC. This article explains how it is done.

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Working with Data Components

by K. Siva Prasad Reddy | November 2013 | JBoss Open Source

In this article by K. Siva Prasad Reddy, author of PrimeFaces Beginner's Guide, we will learn about several data iteration components of PrimeFaces, which include DataList, DataTable, DataGrid, and so on. These can be used to display data in a tabular format. Also, PrimeFaces provides the DataExporter component to export data into PDF, Excel, CSV, or XML formats.

The topics covered in this article are:

  • Displaying data in a list layout using DataList
  • Displaying data in a tabular format using DataTable
  • Displaying data in a grid layout using the DataGrid component
  • Exporting data into PDF, XLS, CSV, and XML formats using DataExporter
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Working with Databases

by Gilberto T. Garcia Jr. | October 2013 | Cookbooks Open Source

In this article by Gilberto T. Garcia Jr., the author of the book Lift Application Development Cookbook, we will cover the following topics:

  • Configuring a connection to database
  • Mapping a table to a Scala class
  • Creating one-to-many relationships
  • Creating many-to-many relationships
  • Creating CRUD features with CRUDify
  • Paginating result sets
  • Using an in-memory database in application tests
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Working with DataForm in Microsoft Silverlight 4

by Gill Cleeren Kevin Dockx | May 2010 | Microsoft

In this article by Gill Cleeren and Kevin Dockx, authors of Microsoft Silverlight 4 Data and Services Cookbook, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Displaying and editing an object using the DataForm
  • Displaying and editing a collection using the DataForm
  • Validating the DataForm
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Working with Different Types of Interactive Charts

by Silvina P. Hillar | October 2013 | Cookbooks e-Learning Open Source

This article written by Silvina P. Hillar, the author of the book Moodle 2.5 Multimedia Cookbook, covers creating and embedding different types of 2D and 3D charts.

In this article, we will cover the following recipes:

  • Inserting column charts
  • Embedding a line chart
  • Designing a graph out of a choice activity
  • Creating bar charts with hyperlinks
  • Working with area charts
  • Creating a poll and designing a surface chart
  • Drawing a donut interactive chart
  • Designing a map chart
  • Creating a gauge chart
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