We're giving away five copies of friends of ED's new book, Foundation Dreamweaver MX 2004.
In last week's article ("PHP/ CSS Searchable Image Gallery") we looked at how we could build an image gallery using PHP and MySQL and then display it with minimal effort by positioning the images on the page with CSS. Today we build an admin tool that allows you to define thumbnail images which we will link to the main image, but rather than blindly resize the thumbnail to within a set of specific size constraints, we will interactively provide you with a way of selecting a portion of the image to use as the thumbnail.
These days, running a computer that's connected to the internet is more likely to end in tears than doing splits naked over a live lobster, especially if you've got broadband. Worms, Trojans, Viruses, script kiddies – there's loads of dangers that can inconvenience you, or even worse – wreck your computer and damage your livelihood. And it's not just protecting your computer from attacks; there's also the problem of protecting your privacy from spy-ware etc.
New updater that improves stability, fixes some bugs and restores the DHTML animation timeline!
Good news indeed. The proposed changes to Internet Explorer to force the dialog of doom every time rich content is required have been indefinitely shelved by Microsoft.
That ferocious snake is an ASP! As the ASP asp attempts to eat your code, only pummeling the keyboard in a frenzy of senseless violence can save DMXzoneMan and the World! Level 4 of is now on-line, with terrifying adversaries and not a stupid hobbit in sight. Didn't play the previous levels? Play it now and attractive people will stop laughing at you!
All the code is supplied for you to download, adapt - or just import straight into your PHP pages so you can up and running straight away!
Those Programming Bugs just keep on coming! More evil than a room full of Agent Smiths, all eating babies! More ferocious than a psychotic tiger with a hangover, those bugs just won't give up! Only you and DMXzoneMan can save the world. Do you dare, or are you a big girls' blouse? Level 3 of is now on-line, with nastier villains and eviller monsters.
Continue helping DMXzoneMan vanquish the Programming Bugs! Thanks to the hundreds of people who played level 1 of the DMXzone usability game, and provided us with so much feedback on how we can improve our site and service to you, while simultaneously blasting and jumping your way towards carpal tunnel syndrome. Level 2 is now on-line, with nastier villains and eviller monsters.
This tutorial will explain how to correctly use the Validation server controls built into the .NET Framework to validate user input on your pages. Complete working examples of each of the validation controls are provided as well as solutions to some of the common problems that arise when using the Validator controls, including how to implement validation groups.