APEX 4.2 and Textareas

There is a change in behavior in Oracle Application Express 4.2.0.00.27 that I thought was worth making special mention of.

Most page items have a property named "Maximum Width".  The purpose of this attribute, as the item-level help states, is to "specify the maximum number of (more...)

Oracle Application Express 4.2 released


Oracle Application Express 4.2 was officially released today and is available for download from the Oracle Technology Network.

The main goal of Oracle Application Express 4.2 is to enable the easy development of mobile applications, using the same declarative infrastructure and methodology of APEX.  As detailed here, (more...)

Application Express 4.2 Early Adopter instance going away…

It was just 3 short months ago that Application Express 4.2 Early Adopter was made available.  As of September 21, 2012, the Application Express 4.2 Early Adopter site will no longer be available.  The database will be permanently removed.  If you need to export anything, please do it (more...)

apex.oracle.com to be upgraded to Oracle Application Express 4.2

On the evening of Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 1800 PDT (0100 UTC), http://apex.oracle.com will be upgraded to a pre-release version of Oracle Application Express 4.2.

I know that apex.oracle.com is used by numerous people to host their sample APEX applications and sample plug-ins. (more...)

RESTful Services now available on Oracle Application Express 4.2 Early Adopter



Last week, on August 3, 2012, the Oracle APEX Listener 2.0 Early Adopter was made available for download from OTN.  And also this past weekend, the Oracle Application Express 4.2 Early Adopter 2 site was switched from Oracle HTTP Server/mod_plsql to the Oracle APEX Listener 2.0 Early (more...)