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Using chardin.js JavaScript Library For Rich UI Information Overlays in IBM XPages
Thu, Feb 27th 2014 427
IBM Connect Showcase Booths, and what makes a good demo?
Tue, Dec 10th 2013 348
Attending IBM Connect 2014
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Amazon Kindle and Android Marketplace now accepting HTML5 Web Apps
Wed, Aug 7th 2013 274
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REPLAY: Getting Started with Foundation UI JavaScript Framework in IBM Lotus Domino XPages
Mon, Aug 11th 2014 605
Using chardin.js JavaScript Library For Rich UI Information Overlays in IBM XPages
Thu, Feb 27th 2014 427
dominoGuru.com IBM XPages Redesign Update
Fri, Feb 28th 2014 400
IBM Connect Showcase Booths, and what makes a good demo?
Tue, Dec 10th 2013 348
Attending IBM Connect 2014
Tue, Nov 26th 2013 312
Upcoming Webinar: Gamification of Enterprise Applications with IBM Domino XPages II
Thu, Aug 8th 2013 303
Is there a need to 'blog' anymore?
Thu, Aug 1st 2013 289
Amazon Kindle and Android Marketplace now accepting HTML5 Web Apps
Wed, Aug 7th 2013 274
Responsive Layout Frameworks for IBM XPages Application UI - Slidedeck
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Want to learn about using JavaScript and CSS Frameworks with IBM Domino XPages?
Mon, Jul 22nd 2013 269


Chris Toohey
 
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REPLAY: Getting Started with Foundation UI JavaScript Framework in IBM Lotus Domino XPages
Mon, Aug 11th 2014 12:34p   Chris Toohey
The HD replay of today's Google Hangout, covering setup and use of the Foundation UI JavaScript and CSS Framework, using a simple custom Foundation Theme, and demo of a XPages-based websites and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus xpages css google javascript
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dominoGuru.com IBM XPages Redesign Update
Fri, Feb 28th 2014 1:51p   Chris Toohey
The redesigning and repurposing of dominoGuru.com is something that's been on my To Do List for quite some time now. For those of you who have been here since 2002 (yeah, this site is almost 12 years... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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Using chardin.js JavaScript Library For Rich UI Information Overlays in IBM XPages
Thu, Feb 27th 2014 10:27a   Chris Toohey
Part of my gamification methodology is to create as interactive of a user interface as possible to deliver an adaptive user experience to the customer. This helps with onboarding and educating a user... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages interface javascript
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IBM Connect Showcase Booths, and what makes a good demo?
Tue, Dec 10th 2013 11:27a   Chris Toohey
It's a question that I've been wondering since the shift from Lotusphere (an event which was highly-technical developer and administration focused) to Connect (more management and enterprise social... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: administration ibm lotusphere enterprise
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Attending IBM Connect 2014
Tue, Nov 26th 2013 8:07a   Chris Toohey
I will be going to IBM Connect 2014 this year, working the GBS booths, where I'll be there to showcase our Modernization and Mobilization products and services. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm
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Upcoming Webinar: Gamification of Enterprise Applications with IBM Domino XPages II
Thu, Aug 8th 2013 9:45a   Chris Toohey
Part II of my gamification series using IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPages will deep-dive into how we can motivate [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages applications enterprise




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Amazon Kindle and Android Marketplace now accepting HTML5 Web Apps
Wed, Aug 7th 2013 11:48a   Chris Toohey
For those of you IBM Notes Domino XPages application developers, this is amazing news: you can easily use those HTML, CSS, and JavaScript skills to create HTML5 applications that you can now sell to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm notes xpages application applications css javascript
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Is there a need to 'blog' anymore?
Thu, Aug 1st 2013 11:34a   Chris Toohey
Most of my posts on dominoGuru.com have been full-length articles on IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPages application development, or links to other media... which begs the question: should I be running... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application development
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GBS TechTuesday Webinar Replay: Using JavaScript and CSS UI Frameworks with IBM XPages
Wed, Jul 24th 2013 9:20a   Chris Toohey
Check out the replay of my webinar from yesterday, where I talk about using and extending Themes to create layout custom controls using Dojo and Twitter Bootstrap. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages css dojo javascript twitter
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Want to learn about using JavaScript and CSS Frameworks with IBM Domino XPages?
Mon, Jul 22nd 2013 11:10a   Chris Toohey
Join me for a FREE (registration required) webinar where I discuss using Themes and best practices for XPages to easily use JavaScript and CSS frameworks like Twitter Bootstrap, OneUI, and custom... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm xpages css javascript twitter
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CSS for IBM Notes and Domino XPages Developers
Thu, May 9th 2013 10:51a   Chris Toohey
Cascading Style Sheets (or CSS) is a style language that enhances or can outright override the native Web and Mobile Browser rendered representation of HTML markup. Mastering CSS will enable you... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm notes xpages cascading style sheets css mobile
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Speaking at IamLUG 2013: Gamifying Enterprise Applications with IBM Notes Domino XPages by @ChrisToohey
Thu, Apr 18th 2013 10:09a   Chris Toohey
Gamification is altering the way users interact with enterprise applications. By creating an adaptive user interface based on user experience metrics and other gamification principles, we'll take you... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm notes xpages applications enterprise interface
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Appathon: Engaging the IBM XPages and Connections Development Communities
Tue, Feb 26th 2013 3:31p   Chris Toohey
IBM Notes Domino XPages Developers pay attention: You can win 1 of 5 $1000 prizes (IBM Connections Developers can win their own 1 of 5 $1000 prizes) in the latest sponsored OpenNTF application... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: connections domino ibm notes xpages application development openntf
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dominoGuru.com Hangout Replay: Enterprise Gamification for IBM Notes and Domino XPages Applications
Thu, Feb 7th 2013 10:51a   Chris Toohey
Chris Toohey (with Chris Warden, Monica Moira, and Roy Rumaner) discuss enterprise application gamification, personality profiling, and how IBM Notes and Domino XPages developers can get started... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm notes xpages application applications enterprise
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dominoGuru.com Hangouts Playlist
Wed, Feb 6th 2013 7:59a   Chris Toohey
A complete playlist for the dominoGuru.com Hangouts, covering topics that include mobilization, modernization, gamification, and more for the IBM Notes and Domino XPages enterprise application... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm notes xpages application enterprise
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Gamification dominoGuru.com Hangout tomorrow, Wednesday Feb. 6 at 11AM EST US
Tue, Feb 5th 2013 6:50a   Chris Toohey
I will be running a dominoGuru.com Google Hangout tomorrow, Wed Feb 6 at 11AM Eastern US on gamification using IBM Notes Domino XPages application user interface and user experience design. Want to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm notes xpages application google interface
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dominoGuru.com Hangouts: So.. what did we miss in Orlando?
Fri, Feb 1st 2013 10:45a   Chris Toohey
Chris Toohey is joined yet again by Chris Warden and Roy Rumaner where we discuss IBM Connect 2013 (Lotusphere 2013), the lack of IBM Notes Domino and XPages mention in the OGS, IBM Marketing, IBM... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotusphere notes xpages
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dominoGuru.com Hangouts: Using JavaScript and CSS Frameworks with IBM XPages
Thu, Jan 31st 2013 11:53a   Chris Toohey
Chris Toohey is joined by Roy Rumaner and Chris Warden to discuss Using JavaScript and CSS in IBM Lotus Notes and Domino XPages application development. We talk Responsive Web Design (via Twitter... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application css development javascript twitter
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dominoGuru.com Hangouts: Mobilizing IBM Lotus Notes Client Applications
Wed, Jan 30th 2013 3:53p   Chris Toohey
Chris Toohey is joined by Roy Rumaner, Chris Warden, and Dragon Cotterill to discuss Mobilization of IBM Lotus Notes and Domino applications with XPages, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and 3rd-party and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes notes client xpages applications css javascript
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dominoGuru.com Hangouts: Modernizing IBM Lotus Notes Client Applications
Tue, Jan 29th 2013 10:24a   Chris Toohey
Chris Toohey is joined by Roy Rumaner, Chris Warden, and Bill Wheaton to discuss Modernizaton of IBM Lotus Notes and Domino applications with XPages, making sure User Interface and User Experience is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes notes client xpages applications interface
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dominoGuru.com Hangouts: Getting Started with IBM Notes and Domino XPages
Mon, Jan 28th 2013 12:44p   Chris Toohey
Chris Toohey is joined by Roy Rumaner, Chris Warden, and Bill Wheaton to discuss IBM Lotus Notes and Domino development with XPages. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages development
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Lotusphere / IBM Connect 2013 dominoGuru.com Hangouts
Fri, Jan 25th 2013 1:15p   Chris Toohey
I plan on hosting a dominoGuru.com Hangout each day next week at 11AM Eastern US. Each dominoGuru.com Hangout will last at least 30 minutes, while some might take the entire hour and cover various... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm lotusphere
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So you are NOT going to Lotusphere / IBM Connect 2013
Wed, Jan 23rd 2013 2:44p   Chris Toohey
Should we have Google+ Hangouts covering IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPages topics, should I livestream XPages-enabling this site, or something else while everyone else is attending IBM Connect 2013... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus lotusphere notes xpages google
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Using Pass-Thru HTML Markup with IBM XPages xp:table Controls
Tue, Jan 15th 2013 11:03a   Chris Toohey
Having a working knowledge of standard HTML development helps when you're developing IBM XPages applications, and using Pass-Thru HTML Markup with an xp:table Control can give you complete control... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages applications development
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2013 Predictions
Mon, Jan 14th 2013 8:49a   Chris Toohey
Chris Toohey's predictions for 2013, covering IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPages, Mobile Devices, and overall technology that matters to dominoGuru.com Readers. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages mobile
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GBS + TLCC Replay: December Q and A with the XPages Experts
Thu, Jan 3rd 2013 2:46p   Chris Toohey
In case you missed it, here is the replay for the December IBM XPages Webinar and open Question/Answer session from GBS and TLCC. Speakers include Chris Toohey, Keith Strickland, Gary Forbis, and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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Responsive Layout Frameworks for IBM XPages Application UI - Slidedeck
Wed, Dec 12th 2012 1:48p   Chris Toohey
In case you missed today's XPages Experts Panel, here's my slidedeck from 'Responsive Layout Frameworks for IBM XPages Application UI' session... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application
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TLCC: Q and A with the IBM XPages Experts - Wednesday, Dec 12 10AM EST
Tue, Dec 11th 2012 12:25p   Chris Toohey
Got XPages questions? We will have several XPages experts ready to take your questions. First each Xpert will present a short technical topic of their choice. The remainder of the time will be for... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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dominoGuru.com Hangout Replay: IBM XPages Education and Resources
Tue, Nov 27th 2012 11:22a   Chris Toohey
Our panel discusses IBM Lotus Notes Domino and XPages application development education and resources no matter what your level of knowledge or exposure. HUGE thanks to David Leedy, Paul Calhoun, and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application development
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Introducing dominoGuru.com Hangouts!
Tue, Nov 27th 2012 8:55a   Chris Toohey
Topics will cover IBM XPages, collaboration, community, integration, development, modernization, mobilization, gamification, and more... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: collaboration ibm xpages community development integration
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LinkedIn dominoGuru.com Products and Services
Tue, Nov 6th 2012 9:09a   Chris Toohey
LinkedIn released Company Profiles, and now you have the ability to add Products and Services to those profiles. As I list Author n Webmaster as my current position on LinkedIn -- a job that I've... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: linkedin
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Editorial: Is there a market for XPages apps?
Thu, Oct 25th 2012 2:06p   Chris Toohey
So what can XPages-savvy IBM Lotus Notes Domino application developers do to weekend warrior some solutions to pay for their own Netflix and XBox Live subscriptions? [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application
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Multiple NotesDatabases for Function-specific IBM XPages Application User Interfaces
Wed, Oct 24th 2012 7:31a   Chris Toohey
I'm working on a project which requires an XPages-based CMS for managing external website content. The UI for this CMS is written using core and extension library controls, and thus uses the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application
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Creating Dynamic Input Custom Controls for IBM XPages with switchFacet ExtLib Controls
Mon, Sep 24th 2012 12:54p   Chris Toohey
The Extension Library xe:switchFacet Control is quickly becoming my favorite go-to tool for Custom Control development work... but I don't think I use them in what might be considered a traditional... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages development
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IBM XPages: A game-changer for Lotus Notes Domino application developers
Tue, Aug 28th 2012 11:14a   Chris Toohey
But at the end of the day, I can now spin out a solid solution that meets business logic needs while enveloping the user experience expectations that users have today in a fraction of the time it... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application
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IBM XPages Custom Controls: Portlet and titlePane
Mon, Aug 27th 2012 10:00a   Chris Toohey
At the UI level, I was using dijit.TitlePane and dojox.widget.Portlet-based xp:div Controls throughout this project. During my second pass through the project, I had created Custom Controls for these... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages portlet widget
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IBM XPages: HTML Marquee, Dojo Rotator and AutoRotator Controls
Tue, Aug 7th 2012 11:03a   Chris Toohey
A simple overview of my walking-the-process of helping a fellow developer, covering the HTML marquee element, Dojo Controls, and how to get them working using IBM XPages. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages dojo
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IBM XPages: Data Sources via Resource Bundles
Mon, Aug 6th 2012 2:53p   Chris Toohey
Here is a simple way to manage your application data sources, which also speeds up your XPage Source Pane markup editing. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application
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IBM XPages Dojo borderContainer Layout Custom Control
Tue, Jul 31st 2012 12:38p   Chris Toohey
Extending the Extension Library xe:djBorderContainer, this take on a Lotus Notes Client frameset for XPages shows how we can create a reusable layout-type Custom Control that provides an alternative... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm lotus notes notes client xpages dojo
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IBM XPages Demo: Using xp:repeat controls to create dynamic xp:radioGroups
Fri, Jul 13th 2012 11:13a   Chris Toohey
Having been asked by another IBM Lotus Notes Domino application developer for help, I thought I would put together a quick demo showing how you can create/update and dynamically bind input controls... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application
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TLCC and GBS Webinar [10-Noon EST - July 18th, 2012]: Ask the XPages Experts!
Wed, Jul 11th 2012 8:14a   Chris Toohey
Join me along with other IBM XPages experts where we discuss application development best practices, user interface design, and other invaluable topics before we open the lines for your questions --... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application development interface
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HTML5 Geolocation and Canvas IBM XPages Custom Controls Demo
Tue, Jul 10th 2012 11:44a   Chris Toohey
After creating various HTML5 Custom Controls for my IBM XPages application development toolkit, I thought I would showcase two of these controls -- Geolocation and Canvas -- to paint a Google Map of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application development google
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Reserved Custom Control Property Names in IBM XPages
Mon, Jul 9th 2012 12:36p   Chris Toohey
Stumbled across this today while creating some HTML5 Custom Controls for an XPages project that I'm working on -- apparently there are reserved Property Names for Custom Controls in IBM XPages. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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Google Static Maps API XPages Custom Control Demo
Fri, Jun 29th 2012 9:03a   Chris Toohey
A quick demo of one of my latest IBM XPages custom controls, this one using property-driven values to interact with the Google Static Maps API to create xp:image control maps. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages google
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XPages Resources via Themes or Custom Controls?
Wed, Jun 27th 2012 12:30p   Chris Toohey
Should we include Dojo Modules, JavaScript Libraries, Linked Resources, Metadata, Resource Bundles, Stylesheets, and Dojo Module Path Resources via Server or in-NotesDatabase Themes, or simply... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages dojo javascript server
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Using Design Definitions for XPage Custom Controls
Tue, Jun 26th 2012 1:18p   Chris Toohey
For those IBM XPage developers using the Design pane, Custom Control Design Definitions can be an invaluable tool. Here are two examples of Design Definitions that provide Custom Control insight and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm
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And the winner of the IBM XPages Extension Library Book Giveaway is...
Mon, Jun 11th 2012 8:18a   Chris Toohey
The winner of the IBM XPages Extension Library contest is announced! [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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IBM XPages Project WIN: UI / UX Evolution of Customer Solution
Thu, Jun 7th 2012 11:01a   Chris Toohey
I don't typically talk about GBS on the site... but this press release talks about one of my customer projects. And since I'm proud of the work the customer has produced under this 'mentor and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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Review and Giveaway: XPages Extension Library from IBM Press
Mon, Jun 4th 2012 12:46p   Chris Toohey
As the technical editor of the latest book from IBM Press on XPages, I had a first look at what was shaping up to be an absolute must-have resource for the OpenNTF.org Extension Library and XPages... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages openntf
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IBM XPages headTag HTTP Headers for iOS Webclip Applications Icon Sizing
Mon, May 21st 2012 1:45p   Chris Toohey
A detailed article and online demo for iOS devices - iPod Touch, iPhone, and iPad - that delivers specific IBM XPages application webclip icons based on device specs using the XPages xp:headTag... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application applications iphone ipod
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scriptBlock Artifacting for IBM XPages
Tue, May 15th 2012 3:59p   Chris Toohey
A brief discussion about a technique - which I call artifacting - that allows you to easily interact with XPages generated HTML Elements. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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NotesIn9: 067 Creating an HTML5 Audio Custom Control for IBM XPages
Mon, May 14th 2012 8:08a   Chris Toohey
I (finally) contribute to NotesIn9 with a tutorial (and live demo) on how to create an HTML5 Custom Control for IBM XPages. Huge thanks to David Leedy for accepting my ~20 minute rambling... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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HTML5 Video Custom Control for IBM XPages
Wed, May 9th 2012 10:05a   Chris Toohey
An updated version of the HTML5 Video Custom Control I showed in the XPages Markup Ultra Combos article, with online demo. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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XPages Markup Ultra Combos
Tue, May 8th 2012 1:38p   Chris Toohey
A article highlighting the ability to merge pass-thru HTML with SSJS, EL, etc. in IBM XPages user interface application development. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application development interface
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HTML TagNames for IBM XPages xp:text Controls
Mon, May 7th 2012 11:40a   Chris Toohey
A simple article and online demo showing the tagName Property for an IBM XPage xp:text Control, and how it can be used to create any HTML container Element. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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YouTube: X Series QA with XPages eXperts
Fri, Apr 27th 2012 1:22p   Chris Toohey
Here is a replay of the live IBM XPages presentation and QnA with Paul Calhoun, Chris Toohey, Matt White, and Howard Greenberg. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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Mobile Devices Poll + a free $5 dominoGuru.com app!
Thu, Apr 12th 2012 9:51a   Chris Toohey
Trying to gain some information for my IBM XPages application development work, and wanted to know which devices you use, which you support, etc. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application development mobile
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PREVIEW: Using Dojo Toasters for Interactive User Interfaces in XPage Applications
Mon, Apr 9th 2012 9:51p   Chris Toohey
A preview of upcoming article on IBM XPages + Dojo Toasters, and how you can use them in your XPage-based applications! [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages applications dojo
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Creating anchor links for Tabbed Table UIs in IBM XPages Applications
Wed, Mar 28th 2012 9:20a   Chris Toohey
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XPages Portable Command Guide from IBM Press [Review + Giveaway]
Mon, Mar 26th 2012 11:58a   Chris Toohey
My review and giveaway of the latest XPages guide from IBM Press for the Lotus Notes Domino Application Developer. Read the complete review and find out how you can win your own copy of the XPages... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application
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IBM XPages Developers: Do you get the full URL from your XSPUrl?
Wed, Mar 7th 2012 2:51p   Chris Toohey
I spent some time today writing an article on using URL fragments to create anchor tags in tabbedPanel Control-based XPages applications... only to find that the XSPUrl's getFragment() method... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages applications
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Creating an inline Action Bar for IBM XPages viewPanels
Mon, Mar 5th 2012 10:52a   Chris Toohey
Some IBM XPages core controls -- like the viewPanel -- give you the ability to extend the control via facets, allowing you to add various inline controls to your views. Using this technique, we will... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages
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Adaptive User Experiences in IBM XPages Applications: Overview
Wed, Feb 1st 2012 9:04a   Chris Toohey
EXCERPT: This adaptive learning UI/UX will walk the user thru the use of the application and award them experience points upon reaching pre-defined milestones. As the user gains XP, you simply... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application applications
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Adaptive User Experiences in IBM XPages Applications
Tue, Jan 31st 2012 10:00p   Chris Toohey
Back in November of 2010, I wrote the following editorial: Adaptive Tutorial User Experience for IBM Lotus Notes Domino Apps. I never actually completed the series... until now. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages applications
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Editorial: The Evolution of the IBM Collaboration Solutions Developer
Mon, Jan 23rd 2012 5:20p   Chris Toohey
Whether you classify yourself as a Lotus Notes, Domino, Widgets/Plug-in, Connections, or a Sametime Plug-in Developer, 2012 kicks off a year that I think will be filled with one amazing opportunity... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: collaboration connections domino ibm lotus notes sametime widgets
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Video: XLibrary - Social Enabled IBM Lotus Domino XPages Document Library
Wed, Jan 18th 2012 8:14a   Chris Toohey
A demo video for the Lotusphere 2012 GBS sponsor session on leveraging social networks in your IBM Lotus Connections and IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPage applications. We took a core Document Library... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: connections domino ibm lotus lotusphere notes xpages applications
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File Upload XPage Forms via OpenNTF.org Extension Library Dialogs
Fri, Dec 16th 2011 1:23a   Chris Toohey
Sure *simple* IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPage forms can be used in the OpenNTF.org Dialog Control, but if you need to add mutlitype content (like file attachments) then you're out of luck -- until now!... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes openntf
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Using Custom Control Design Definitions for development documentation
Thu, Dec 15th 2011 2:25a   Chris Toohey
IBM Lotus Notes and Domino XPage developers - like any developers - hate documentation. Most applications are lucky to have comments in the code, but how can we add documentation to Custom Controls?... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes applications development
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Creating an application framework for XPages using Custom Controls
Mon, Dec 5th 2011 8:00a   Chris Toohey
Most web applications retain a consistent layout throughout the user experience story. In fact, it's actually bad practice (with few exceptions that all but define the rule) to switch up the user... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages application applications
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More Nested IBM XPage Panels + viewPanel Controls in viewColumns (with an online demo: XBook)
Thu, Oct 27th 2011 12:21p   Chris Toohey
Taking the idea of nesting panel and viewPanel controls inside of viewColumns to the next level, here is a simple yet effective demo -- styled after Facebook -- to illustrate the potential of using... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm facebook
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Installing Custom Themes on a Domino Server for XPages
Fri, Oct 21st 2011 2:00p   Chris Toohey
Here is a simple yet invaluable tutorial on installing custom Themes to your IBM Lotus Notes Domino Server for your XPage applications. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages applications server
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Popup Dialog Forms from Views in XPages
Wed, Oct 19th 2011 9:25a   Chris Toohey
Using the OpenNTF XPages Extension Library, you can create some really slick functionality that a typical Notes Developer might not consider possible on the IBM Lotus Notes Domino application... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application openntf
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IBM XPages + Google Maps Mashup Application Download
Tue, Oct 18th 2011 8:03a   Chris Toohey
For those of you interested in downloading the demo IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPages application from my Proof of Concept for the nested Panels inside of viewPanel Controls... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus mashup notes xpages application google
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IBM XPages + Google Maps Mashup (or Surfacing traditional Views as NotesViewEntryCollections with a viewPanel Control)
Wed, Oct 12th 2011 11:40p   Chris Toohey
Using a viewPanel like a NotesDocumentCollection, I've created a rather simple yet visually appealing and functional maskup of IBM Lotus Notes Domino XPages and Google Maps. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus mashup notes xpages google
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General Form Development with XPages
Mon, Oct 3rd 2011 9:06a   Chris Toohey
Using this technique, you can easily create new NotesItems (or even new types of documents) as needed without the worry of maintaining two design elements (i.e., the XPage and a Data Source-driving... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages development
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Nested XPage viewPanels in viewColumns (with meme-themed demo)
Tue, Sep 27th 2011 6:59a   Chris Toohey
Using a simple viewColumn as the container, I show how you can create inline and dialog-driven user interfaces for document / response IBM Lotus Notes Domino NotesData... and hopefully show you just... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes
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Customizing XPage RadioGroup Controls for Vertical Navigation Menus
Wed, Sep 7th 2011 11:50a   Chris Toohey
While creating an XPages-based user interface for my Remote Console HD application, I ran into a particular issue with the xp:radioGroup Control that I think warrants sharing under the provision of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages application interface
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Using Custom Properties with XPages Custom Controls
Mon, Aug 29th 2011 11:00a   Chris Toohey
This article will hopefully illustrate the potential of how useful they can be and inspire you to create your own Custom Controls by showing you how to employ Custom Properties in your Custom... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages properties
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Inline Buttons for XPage View Controls
Mon, Aug 22nd 2011 9:52a   Chris Toohey
XPages gives you options when crafting your application user interface, and I recently wanted to include a Delete Row button in something I was working on. Using a View Control... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages application interface
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Training a Next Generation Geek
Mon, Aug 8th 2011 10:13a   Chris Toohey
My daughter (12) has taken to IBM Lotus Notes Domino application development and surprising speed... and I suspect she'll surpass me any day now! [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes application development
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XPages: Default Tab Selection via QueryString Parameters
Mon, Jul 11th 2011 7:27a   Chris Toohey
While working on the Web Browser Client version of Remote Console HD last night, I ran into a rather simple situation where with a little more attention being applied to an often overlooked area of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages
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Google +1 on Traditional Lotus Notes Domino and XPages
Thu, Jul 7th 2011 3:40p   Chris Toohey
This site, run on IBM Lotus Notes Domino, has now been updated with the Google +1 add-on. Here is a simple way to add +1 to your traditional IBM Lotus Notes Domino and XPage sites. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages google
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XPages - UI Layering via UserAgent-based Includes
Wed, Jul 6th 2011 7:21p   Chris Toohey
With UI Layering in XPages however, you can create rich, interactive, and client type-specific user interfaces/user experiences for your hybrid applications without relying of the often fragile... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages applications
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Consumer Apps for IBM Lotus Notes Domino Revisited
Tue, Jul 5th 2011 1:30p   Chris Toohey
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Using LotusLive with Google Chrome
Fri, Jun 24th 2011 1:49p   Chris Toohey
Lotus Connections - specifically, LotusLive - can be picky when it comes to browser support. Here is a quick way to get LotusLive working in Google Chrome (until someone updates their User Agent... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: agent connections lotus google
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Roadmap to XPages Application Development
Mon, Jun 20th 2011 11:45a   Chris Toohey
When I was invited to speak at the XPages Guru webinar earlier this month to help jumpstart June as theLearn XPages month... I was assigned a rather interesting subject: defining a roadmap for IBM... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages application development
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Using conditional arguments in SSJS functions for XPages
Thu, Jun 9th 2011 11:25p   Chris Toohey
In JavaScript, arguments is a reserved word variable which contains an array of the arguments passed to the given function. Find out how you can use arguments to conditionally execute functions and... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages javascript
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DDE: I think we need a bigger dialog box...
Thu, Jun 2nd 2011 11:13a   Chris Toohey
Defining an XPage to launch for a Form in Lotus Notes Domino Designer is easy... but reading it can be difficult due to the dialog box. Here is an easy way to view which XPage is defined! [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino lotus notes
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Appending and Prepending Field Values in XPages via SSJS
Wed, Jun 1st 2011 11:03a   Chris Toohey
Sometimes you just gotta add a new value to a field... and sometimes you need to control the order in which the new value is added to said field. In this simple article, you will see how amazingly... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages
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Register Now for the XPages Guru Webinar: June 1st, 2011 @ 11AM-12PM [Eastern]
Mon, May 16th 2011 12:58p   Chris Toohey
Featuring an all-star cast of characters, the XPages Guru Webinar on Jun 1, 2011 from 11:00AM - 12:00PM (Eastern). [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages
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The issue with series-styled posts on this site...
Mon, May 16th 2011 7:20a   Chris Toohey
Be they RESTful Web Services in XPages, or XPages for Smartphones, etc. I personally run into an issue with series-style posts... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: xpages
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First Impressions: IBM Lotus Quickr 8.5 for Domino Administration from Packt Publishing
Wed, May 4th 2011 12:44p   Chris Toohey
I went into this book with an open mind and an understanding that I am NOT the target audience. I haven't done admin work without a gun pointed at my head in a long time and I, thankfully, am no... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: admin administration domino ibm lotus quickr
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The true power of Social Media
Mon, May 2nd 2011 7:52a   Chris Toohey
Last night, while watching Celebrity Apprentice, a report flashed across the screen that the POTUS would address the nation. Fearing for the worst, I grabbed my iPhone and hit Twitter and Facebook... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: facebook iphone twitter
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Mastering XPages - Complete Review and Giveaway!
Mon, Apr 11th 2011 1:07p   Chris Toohey
IBM Press recently released the definitive guide for IBM Lotus Notes Domino 8.5.2 XPages: Mastering XPages: A Step-by-Step Guide to XPages Application Development and the XSP Language... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino ibm lotus notes xpages application development
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Creating Notes Client Mail and Calendar NotesURLs with XPage Link Controls or Traditional HTML A Elements
Thu, Apr 7th 2011 12:46p   Chris Toohey
An oldie but a goodie, this reserved replicaID can be used in both the Lotus Notes Client and Web Browser Clients to create a simple link to the user's Lotus Notes Client mail file. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: lotus notes notes client
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Targeting Domino XPages Dojo Controls with CSS 3 Selectors
Mon, Mar 28th 2011 11:40a   Chris Toohey
The biggest frustration I had with XPages when I first got started was the inability to employ the Element ID attribute-based styling I had been using for years in CSS. Learn how CSS 3 Selectors can... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino xpages css dojo
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Creating a Centered Fixed-width Layout for Traditional Lotus Notes Client Applications
Mon, Mar 21st 2011 11:10a   Chris Toohey
Any sales and marketing person will tell you 'sex sells', and that the user perception of the capabilities of a given application is based on it's appearance. Simply put, if your application user... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: lotus notes notes client application applications
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Mobile XPages: Wireframing the User Experience
Wed, Mar 16th 2011 2:39p   Chris Toohey
In this series, you will be creating a multi-platform mobile device user interface and enhanced user experience for a Domino Server-hosted NotesDatabase app using the Personal Address Book Template. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino xpages interface mobile server
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Gear up Lotus Notes Domino and XPage Developers!
Tue, Mar 15th 2011 10:28a   Chris Toohey
Having recently built-out my new laptop - a Dell Mobile Precision M6500 - I thought I'd quickly share the list of apps that I use as a Lotus Notes Domino XPages Developer... and open the door to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: domino lotus notes xpages laptop mobile
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First Impressions: Mastering XPages and Upcoming Giveaway!
Mon, Mar 14th 2011 10:23a   Chris Toohey
My initial thoughts on Mastering XPages from IBM Press, covering Chapters 1-6. Also announcing a giveaway where you can win your own copy of Mastering XPages. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit www.dominoGuru.com for full links, other content, and more! ]] [read] Keywords: ibm xpages




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