Web Development Articles

Using Jquery To Select or Deselect All Checkboxes

I recently built a page that lists all orders within a MySQL database and displays them inside a table, one per row. Each row has a checkbox so the end-user can select what orders they want to export to a CSV file. Pretty standard stuff.

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Drupal and the views_plugin_display::destroy() Error

On a staging site we have setup for a client, I started get the dreaded WSoD (White Screen of Death) on a Drupal 7 site. It seemed out-of-the-blue, so I decided to look into the issue, as it was not allowing me to clear all caches or view blocks.

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Inserting a View Block Into a Node in Drupal 7

A client recently asked us to add blogging capabilities into his Drupal 7 site. Easy enough. Just turn on the content type, set the correct permissions, setup a WYSIWYG editor for them, etc. But they wanted the most recent blog entries to appear inside the content of the home page. How could we do this? Could we easily add a view block into the body of our node?

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Edit A Custom Field Size in Drupal 7

We have been working on a rather large project (for us), and within Drupal we had created a custom node type for a clients products. These aren’t products that you can purchase on the website. These are products they sell that their clients can direct order from.

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Custom Page Templates for Nodes in Drupal 7

We are working on a site where different sections of the site have different menu systems, headers, and layouts. What we really needed was custom page templates, and this is how we did it!

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Useful Programs for Windows Development

This list is simply here to help my feeble mind remember where I got certain programs that I use almost daily in my web design and application development activities. Maybe they will help some other people too!

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