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CSS To Undo Font Family

Posted on 03/11/2014 at 10:55 pm | Viewed 833 times | 0 comments

This is a quick note about how to reset the font being applied to a particular CSS selector.  I always forget about this, so I wanted to post my answer so I'll remember it. Reset CSS Font-Family Declaration The code is very easy.  The only prerequisite is that you have defined the font-family you actually want to use at a higher level (or a...

Facebook Conversion Tracking On a Click

Posted on 02/10/2014 at 12:36 pm | Viewed 850 times | 0 comments

Be Cautious Using Conversion Tracking Scripts Supplied by Vendors We recently experienced a small challenge with the Facebook Conversion Tracking script.  We were using the standard boiler plate script as provided to developers by facebook.  What's touted as a simple method to integrate conversion tracking may not work if you actually want to...

SSH: Trouble Connecting to Web Server? Start here.

Posted on 12/31/2013 at 10:11 am | Viewed 1,764 times | 0 comments

Can't' Connect via SSH to Your Web Server?  Me too. I just spent too long troubleshooting why I couldn't connect to my web server over SSH (the standard SSH port is 22).  I tried everything I could think of.  I whitelisted my IP in ControlPanel Hulk and I allowed my IP through the ConfigServer Firewall.  Nothing worked.  Then, I tried something...

PHP Curl not Working on Windows 7 or Windows 8 (PHP 64-bit version only)

Posted on 12/18/2013 at 11:10 am | Viewed 9,171 times | 0 comments

Download the Fixed Curl Version Short Answer: you need to download and install the corrected version of libCurl for PHP to get it working on 64-bit versions of PHP.  Download from this link: http://www.anindya.com/php-5-4-3-and-php-5-3-13-x64-64-bit-for-windows/   Helpful Hint for those who Already Have PHP Installed Scroll ALL THE WAY...

Reordering Trees in CakePHP 1.3

Posted on 11/07/2013 at 01:39 pm | Viewed 1,944 times | 0 comments

Every time I add a new record to a tree it was added to the end of the list.  This is OK for small lists, but once you get a big list, it's impossible to find things.  It would be great if we could sort the tree list by the displayField... and you can: Reorder CakePHP Trees It's easy with the built in function (although it might take a while...

GeoTrust SSL Intermediate Certificate Bundle

Posted on 09/20/2013 at 01:27 pm | Viewed 1,674 times | 0 comments

Quick Link to GeoTrust Intermediate Certificate I'm sick of googling for this:  here is the link to the intermediate certificate bundle for GeoTrust security certificates: https://knowledge.geotrust.com/library/VERISIGN/ALL_OTHER/geotrust%20ca/QuickSSL_Premium_Intermediate_CA.pem

Turning Off Xdebug on a local web server

Posted on 08/28/2013 at 01:24 pm | Viewed 1,450 times | 0 comments

The settings listed below is what you are going to be adding to your php.ini file.  The xdebug.profiler_output_dir setting, you want to make sure that this goes to the right tmp directory on your server and xdebug.default_enable = 0 is shutting off the xdebug locally. [xdebug] xdebug.remote_enable = 0 xdebug.profiler_enable = 0...

CSS to Turn Off Min-Height

Posted on 07/09/2013 at 10:03 am | Viewed 1,942 times | 0 comments

I needed to turn off min-height in css.  I can't believe it's been this long and I've never had to do it.  In case you are wondering: How to turn off min-height in CSS min-height: inherit;

Lessons Learned: Going to Mobile Website Development

Posted on 07/08/2013 at 12:39 pm | Viewed 6,001 times | 0 comments

I've recently taken the plunge and learned about CSS Media Queries and Responsive Web Design.  We launched a new ordering site and made the whole website, including the checkout process, mobile-friendly.  It's really opened up my eyes to the possibilities of mobile web design.  I started out wondering why responsive web design was all the rage,...

Making PHP File Uploads Work For Large Files

Posted on 06/18/2013 at 01:01 pm | Viewed 2,613 times | 0 comments

Get PHP File Uploads Working The first trick to having any user contributed content these days is to get PHP File Uploads working (especially with big files).  Our configuration we use for our Wamp local development and on our Linux server is below. When managing file uploads to a server, there seems to be a lot of confusion regarding optimized...

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