The “Terms and Conditions” link when creating a new user in uStore 7.3 do not seem to work on my system. When the link is clicked, it opens the login page in a new window. If an existing user logs in here, the terms page will then appear. The user will need to close this … Read more
You can define custom help or context sensitive help in uStore by creating an HTML file and entering it in the appropriate text box. This section is found when you login to uStoreAdmin and then do the following steps: Open the store. Go to Store Setting. Select Set Up Store. Go to the Advanced tab. … Read more
Writing code in QLingo for XMPie uStore in InDesign is challenging since it can be difficult to read due to the font and lack of colours to highlight key areas. I prefer to write code outside of InDesign so that I can save it in an easy to reference format. My programming editor of choice … Read more
I created this PowerShell utility to backup MySQL databases to a path. You execute it in by right clicking on the script in Windows Explorer and select Run with PowerShell or run it with the PowerShell command line: ./MySQL_Backup.ps1 The script can be downloaded here: MySQL_Backup.ps1.
Uninstalling a program in Windows doesn’t always delete the services that it was using. There is no way to delete a service from the interface in the Windows administrative tools, but you can do this manually through the command prompt. Open the command prompt by press the Windows key and R (or alternately opening the … Read more
The MIT License is my favourite license for publishing free and open source software. Its simple and short which makes it easy to embed in source code. This license basically tells the user that they can do anything they want with your software and your not liable for any damages that may result from their … Read more
Adding a captcha to a form is very easy with Google ReCAPTCHA. It only takes a few lines of code after you register your domain on the ReCAPTCHA site. The problem that I discovered is that the captcha appears in Joomla at the very top of the page when it is used on a form. … Read more
The Clarion template from RocketTheme uses a colour square behind the logo to make the C a blue colour. When you change the logo, the blue square remains in the background. You can remove the square by adding the following code to template.css in the templates/rt_clarion/css folder in Joomla: /* Remove blue box from logo. … Read more