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About admin

Richard has worked in the Information Technology field for 25 years on a variety of platforms and lines of business.

Android SDK

Contains everything you need to start created Android mobile apps.  So far I’ve heard nothing but good things about the Android SDK.  After developing several web applications in Java I’m interested in trying out mobile apps.

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Purchase Order to Customer Invoice Lifecycle

Purchase Order Process 1. Create purchase order (New)      a.  Enter Vendor      b.  Enter Customer      c.  Enter Pet (if applicable)      d.  Choose items/services 2. Submit order (Ordered) 3. Enter shipment tracking data      a. Choose shipper      b. Enter tracking number 4. Order … Continue reading

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Java Programming Video Tutorials

Check out the Java programming video tutorials at http://www.caveofprogramming.com/

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Grails generate-all Example

Use the grails generate-all command to create controller, views, and controller unit tests. First, define a domain such as the below User. package wolbay class User { String userId String password static constraints = { userId(length:6..8,unique:true) password(length:6..8) } } Second, … Continue reading

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List Oracle database contraints

Types of Contraints. 1. Primary Key 2. Foreign Key 3. Unique 4. Not Null 5. Check to enforce columns meet a specific condition Query to list Oracle database contraints. SELECT constraint_name, constraint_type, table_name, search_condition FROM USER_CONSTRAINTS

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Share PDF files instead of Word documents with clients

Microsoft Word allows you to save a document as a “PDF”.   Whenever you send any documentation to a client please remember to save it as a “PDF” and then share it with them.  Almost everyone has the ability to read … Continue reading

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Make a DVD backup using DVD Shrink

Download DVD Shrink 32-bit version and install on Windows 7 computer. Insert DVD to be copied in DVD drive. Start DVD Shrink Click the “Open Disc” button. Wait for the DVD to be read. Click the “Backup!” button. Save the … Continue reading

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Random email being set to recipients in your address book

A friend of mine called me to ask my advice about email being sent to recipients in his address book without his knowledge.  At some point we all have this happen to us to some degree.  At first I didn’t … Continue reading

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Install Wordbook Plug-in for WordPress

== Wordbook Plug-in Installation == 1. [Download](http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordbook/) the ZIP file. 2. Unzip the ZIP file. 3. Upload the `wordbook` directory to the `/wp-content/plugins/` directory. 4. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress. 5. Navigate to `Options`  and choose … Continue reading

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Apache unable to write to files and folders after Fedora 16 upgrade

I’ve recently upgraded to Fedora 16.  After the upgrade, Apache was unable to save media files to the server as it was able to do prior to the upgrade. Here are a few additions to the WordPress “file.php” to determine … Continue reading

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