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Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 October 26th, 2007, 11:13 PM
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Posted By plb
Just another note for those of you not in...

Just another note for those of you not in California.

The LA fires are only about half as big as the Oakland fires - the second of which came within 3 house of my house. We lost over 3,400 homes...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 October 26th, 2007, 10:58 PM
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Views: 24,270
Posted By plb
I have strayed rather far afield. I did an Access...

I have strayed rather far afield. I did an Access development contract and then a Flash contract. I am studying for my Microsoft developer certifications.

If you haven't watched it the telerik...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 October 26th, 2007, 03:19 PM
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Views: 24,270
Posted By plb
jimibt I've been away for awhile and I...

jimibt

I've been away for awhile and I haven't been following all changes as they have evolved. Forgive me if I ask questions that have been covered before.

What part of the forum uses telerik...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 September 11th, 2007, 02:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,897
Posted By plb
I am using a lot of the code in The Beer House on...

I am using a lot of the code in The Beer House on a current contract. I seem to have signed on to integrate a big Flash application with an eCommerce back end. The woman who hired me has had three...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 12th, 2007, 01:30 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
Graphical Presentation Let's face it Marco...

Graphical Presentation

Let's face it Marco is someting of a coding genius but he's no artist. The stock Beer House site is godawful ugly. The funny thing is that he recognized his artistic...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 12th, 2007, 12:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,897
Posted By plb
Eric Thanks for the tips. I did look at...

Eric

Thanks for the tips.

I did look at Community Server and I put up a little site based on it. Community Server is probably the only competitor in ASP.NET to the PHP/MySQL forum software...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 10th, 2007, 11:14 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,061
Posted By plb
Jimi You are indeed a resource for the rest...

Jimi

You are indeed a resource for the rest of us. But a few questions...

Your search function works I presume for Articles. Does it also search the Forums simultaneously?

I see that many...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 10th, 2007, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,538
Posted By plb
Eric, Thanks for the suggestion. I looked at...

Eric,

Thanks for the suggestion. I looked at Siverlight a while ago and decided to wait. I just looked again, and again I will wait.

I don't want animated buttons. If I did I could always use...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 8th, 2007, 06:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,538
Posted By plb
Buttons

I am almost ashamed to mention such a minor matter as buttons but I have begun enhancing my education site with true three state buttons.

I find it remarkable that Microsoft with its new ASP.NET...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 8th, 2007, 06:36 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,897
Posted By plb
Maybe I shouldn't have said CMS. One definition...

Maybe I shouldn't have said CMS. One definition of CMS is a system that allows users to create a web site without having to learn HTML. That's not what I meant. I introduced DreamWeaver at a web...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 7th, 2007, 03:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,897
Posted By plb
That seems fair enough. I was thinking of...

That seems fair enough.

I was thinking of The Beer House as an alternative to something like Joomla. They seem to have comparable functionality.

Pat


http://weboperahouse.com...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 7th, 2007, 01:12 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
oooshola I like your Black History site very...

oooshola

I like your Black History site very much. I have a lot of questions.

How did you do you do your menus?

I note that your top menu bar has gradient graphics, ToolTips, rollovers and...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 7th, 2007, 12:44 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
luisjeronimo Thanks for the suggestion....

luisjeronimo

Thanks for the suggestion. However I notice that the link to your site is down as of now.

Since I complained to WebHost4Life and they moved my sites to another server I have been...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 August 7th, 2007, 12:40 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
Jimibt Your photo gallery control is very...

Jimibt

Your photo gallery control is very nice. You might want to look at Craig's List under computer gigs. There seems to be a continuing market among photographers for web sites that show their...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 27th, 2007, 07:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,897
Posted By plb
Beer House developer

I've been thinking of trying to get some small contract work as a Beer House developer. That is to say I wouldn't look for just any kind of web project but only projects that lend themselves to a...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 17th, 2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
oops! I meant AgaveBlue. Pat ...

oops!

I meant AgaveBlue.

Pat

http://weboperahouse.com
http://www.boyleed.com
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 17th, 2007, 06:55 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
MoSprings Probably your best resource is...

MoSprings

Probably your best resource is Craig's List. Look under Computer gigs. You don't have to be local for most of themso you could look on the New York site as well as the SF or LA site.
...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 13th, 2007, 04:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,357
Posted By plb
Maxxim, You say my site is still not fast...

Maxxim,

You say my site is still not fast enough? First of all I want to thank you for feedback. It was your posts that finally got me to face up to my site's lousy perfeormance. However, now my...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 13th, 2007, 10:36 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
It worked! My sites were transferred last night...

It worked! My sites were transferred last night and today they run just fine (except for some bugs).

I have a longer post on another thread regarding this issue.

Pat

http://weboperahouse.com
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 13th, 2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,357
Posted By plb
My sites now run fast. WebHost4Life...

My sites now run fast.

WebHost4Life [u]can</u> provide decent performance for a BeerHouse based site on a shared server. I think what happened was that my original web sites five years ago were...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 12th, 2007, 04:16 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
Guys, Based on you feedback I wrote to...

Guys,

Based on you feedback I wrote to WebHost4life yesterday complaining about performance and they said that they would move my sites to a new server - probably today. We'll see.

Pat
...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 12th, 2007, 11:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,357
Posted By plb
Jimi, Your site on WebHost4Life is much...

Jimi,

Your site on WebHost4Life is much faster than mine but it seems a little slower than Eric Engler's or the Ski site or the VW site.

All of those sites open the Default page and the About...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 12th, 2007, 10:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,357
Posted By plb
I got a response back from WebHost4Life this...

I got a response back from WebHost4Life this morning. They say they will move my sites to another server. This sounds very good. It also sounds like they routinely get these kind of complaints.

It...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 11th, 2007, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,357
Posted By plb
Web Hosting Issues

I currently use WebHost4Life for my hosting provider. My sites:
www.weboperahouse.comand www.boyleed.com barely run. It takes about a minute to switch to a new page from the menu or to open the main...
Forum: BOOK: ASP.NET 2.0 Website Programming Problem Design Solution ISBN: 978-0-7645-8464-0 July 11th, 2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 55,467
Posted By plb
Maxxim, Thanks. I did Google and I read many...

Maxxim,

Thanks. I did Google and I read many posts from people who had exactly the same sort of problems I have had. I wrote a strong email to WebHost4Life. One poster claimed that he got them to...
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