After hours of frustration trying to make some CSS look right for a selection of people using IE8 I gave up.
There has to be a better solution.
Internet Explorer 8 and Internet Explorer 9 include a Compatibility View feature that displays websites that were created for older browsers as they were designed to appear with Internet Explorer 7. You can enable Compatibility View in Internet Explorer, most users don’t even know they are in Compatibility View – which is where the problems arise! Continue reading “Controling Compatibility View in IE”
Something that really annoys me is the inability to float items centrally in CSS.
Use the CSS element margin.
<input value=”Username” onclick=”this.value=”” type=”text”>
Sites like this come and go all the time, but it’s nice to see a site succeed like this.
This modification is for CubeCart 3.
It will show all the products belong to the subcategories on the main category page. Confused? Check out the image, it explains all!
Continue reading “CubeCart Mod – Show sub-category products on category page”
Since CC4 already uses script.aculo.us for Lightbox2 (for viewing images), it is fairly easy to add effects to other areas of the site.
For example, the notice that says “Product options must be selected before this item can be added to the basket.” can be tarted up very easily. Continue reading “Flashy CubeCart errors”
CubeCart 4 has just been released. CubeCart 3 had been my choice of ecommerce store for some time, version 4 paves the way for some exciting new features.
It includes some of the better CubeCart 3 modifications as standard; Continue reading “CubeCart 4 Released”
The French have come up with something I’ve been looking for a long time – a Prototype/Scriptaculous based DatePicker. Continue reading “DatePicker using Prototype and Scriptaculous”
The best feature is you can filter results using the tag cloud for examples the just use your library of choice.
I recently setup awstats on two Intranet servers for a client. Local web server log analysis software seems to be going the way of the Big-eared Hopping Mouse.
- Analog hasn’t been updated in forever.
- Webalizer hasn’t been updated in forever.
- Firestats is fantastic, I use this on Internet based sites with Google Analytics
* It’s AJAX just doesn’t like mod_auth_ntlm or the other way round.
Continue reading “Setting up awstats”