Static HTML can help reduce the load on the server. This helps resources be used for other things that you may possibly need. Creating static HTML in ColdFusion is a simple task and can simply be done by following this tutorial.
This will show you how to make a simple WHOIS search that can be easily added to any site.
This tutorial shows you how to create a "dataset" just like the one in VB.Net
In VB.Net you would create a dataset with "edit" button in an extra column.
Once you click "edit", you get an option to "update", "delete" or "cancel edit mode"
This is just like a cfgrid tag. Although a cfgrid tag lets you bulk insert, bulk update or bulk delete, the dataset object does it one by one. But cfgrid is slower, and may give users Java errors, depending on their browser settings.
Quickly and easily sort and order records in your database using a cfswitch in your query. Great technique for admin areas of your site, or just allowing visitors to sort the fields they want.
Avoid huge dropdowns! This tutorial shows how to dinamically create a suggest list as long as the user fills a form field. Like Google Suggest
part one of a three-part tutorial designed to gently introduce you to the world of complex variables.
part two of a three-part tutorial designed to gently introduce you to the world of complex variables.
part three of a three-part tutorial designed to gently introduce you to the world of complex variables.
Security is definitely of great concern for both every web developer and web user. This article discusses some of the things you should keep in mind in order to build secure web applications. Learn how to build account activation, use random keys, validate input and protect sensitive information in your site.
A simple approach on how to create a query object from RDF/RSS feed. Further, when news are in HTML format, how to get them using Regular Expressions.
Bring the power of Yahoo News into your site. Everyone wants to bring updated news content to their sites. With this easy quick script, you can bring in yahoo News into your site, easy.
Boolean values are excellent ways to save on precious coding time when you are using a boatload of IF statements in an application.
Having only 2 possible states allows you to kind of cheat on creating your IF statements and minimize redundancy.
This will diplay a map of links to your product categories and subcategories using 1 db table. Also includes advanced features.
Want to know how to parse XML with ColdFusion with ease and very basic concepts? Then this is the tutorial for you.
This tutorial will explain how to export a data table to a csv file. Excellent if you want to export a mailing list from your web site to an e-mail software of some sort.
Dynamically Generate and HTML Table with a Dynamic Number of Columns and rows.
Many times we need a quick and easy way of importing data into our website databases. The CSV file format is one of the defacto standards for moving data between databases easily. Virtually all databases allow exported to CSV format. And virtually all database support importing a CSV formatted file. So why use Coldfusion to do this mundane task? Simply put it is database independant - in this example I created a simple script that reads a CSV file and inserts the records into a matched mySQL table. When I first started looking at this I was surprised that I could find very little of how to achieve this. So now that I have it worked out I thought I could share this little piece...
In FireFox, you can dynamically set the EncType of a form element to be "multipart/form-data" for file uploads; however, this does not work in Internet Explorer (IE). Apparently in IE, you have to set the "encoding" of the form rather than the "enctype". The good news is, you can set both values without concern and this will take care of the problem:
This Tutorial Will show you how to generate RSS Feeds from a Database Query and have those feeds made into a Compliant RSS 2.0 Feed Requires ColdFusion 8, will not work on earlier version of Coldfusion.
In this tutorial I'll show you how to optimze your database tables in MySQL (The script is very similiar for SQL Server) by using CFQUERY in a coldfusion page.
In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how easy it is to create a username check utility directly inside your web-based form, using JQuery & ColdFusion.
A simple script that imports CSV files into backend databases. Easily adaptable for importing CSV files to any type of backend database. Easily extendable. Sample CSV file included.
Your boss wants multiple reports from your database and he wanted them 5 mintues ago. This is a quick way to write one SQL statement but be able to query your database multiple times while specifying what values you want it to return.
This tutorial will show you how to display yout query results in a horizontal format x number of columns without loosing (x)html compliance. It may look slightly more complicated than others you may have seen, but this example provides full html and xhtml compatibility by cloasing all end tags and properly nesting td and tr.