The task at hand is to call (more...)
Ever since APEX 5, the poor Navigation Bar has taken a back seat to the Navigation Menu. And for good reason, as the Navigation Menu offers a much more intuitive and flexible way to provide site-wide navigation that looks great, is responsive and just plain works. However, the Navigation Bar can and does still serve a purpose. Most application still use it to display the Logout link and perhaps the name of the currently signed (more...)
"Do you know if Oracle or a third-party has verified how secure APEX is against threats or vulnerabilities? It would be nice to have something published saying how secure APEX is and how it’s never been compromised."Now I imagine smart people like David Litchfield or Pete Finnigan or Alexander Kornbrust would hope that (more...)
I'm currently develop a new version running only inside the Universal Theme (UT). This version is completely redesigned and focused only to work with the UT.
You can follow Twitter yourself searching for this hash tag: #apexcompetition
Oracle APEX Tips: APEX Dashboard Competition for English Locale https://t.co/ovtkMuL3Zn #apexcompetition— Trent Schafer (@trentschafer) January 23, 2016
3-part series on building dashboards. 1. 6 Golden Rules to Successful Dashboard Design: https://t.co/LTuHOEKXH3 #apexcompetition— Trent Schafer (@trentschafer) January 22, 2016
2. Data (more...)
In the interest of saving screen real estate, I wanted to represent the download link in an IR with an icon - specifically fa-download. This is a simple task to achieve - edit the column and set the Download Text to this:
<i class="fa fa-lg fa-download"></i>The (more...)
A position that's been adopted for the Oracle Cloud services and products is to support the current version of a browser and (more...)
At that time I gave two alternative approaches; by using JQuery or SQL, but it looks like I didn't do those posts yet, till somebody reminded me. This post is about using SQL to highlight something in a report.
Let's say we want to highlight negative numbers in a report (as in the previous post):
One for the German speaking community and one for the English speaking APEX developers.
Normally you would create an application and translate the text parts after you finished the development. With apexcompetition.org we developed a one page application. Instead of translating the page we decided to create a copy of the page and translate this one instead. In the end we had one for (more...)
ich bin froh nun endlich die nächste große Sache präsentieren zu können. Wir veranstalten eine APEX Competition nach dem Vorbild der APEX Gaming Competition.
Erstellt bis zum 01.04.2016 eine APEX Universal Theme Anwendung mit einer Seite die auf Basis eines vorgefertigten Sets von Daten, die ultimative Dashboard Erfahrung liefert.
Was bringt euch die Teilnahme?
Es gibt geniale Preise vom ersten bis zum zehnten (more...)
When I try to import that file I get this ORA- error message:
ORA-31011: XML-Parsing nicht erfolgreich
ORA-19202: Fehler bei XML-Verarbeitung
LPX-00217: Ungültiges Zeichen 22 (U+0016)
Error at line 39409 aufgetreten
Quick note: I finally managed to get the APEX Developer Addon signed by Mozilla and therefor working again in Firefox 43 upwards.
Please re-download and install, version of the Addon in Firefox is now 126.96.36.199. No changes for Chrome.
Apologies for the inconvenience and thanks for all those mails I got.
Last year was very eventful at FOEX, which kept me occupied and kept me from blogging. Thankfully I managed to attend a few conferences and stay in touch with the community through Twitter and Slack on apex.world.
FOEX is growing a lot and needed a new website design, so we had a brainstorming meeting and decided to again build it in APEX.
Last week we finally decided everything for the website was ready (more...)
- APEX 5 Migration - Part 1 - Requirements and Installation
- APEX 5 Migration - Part 2 - Common application issues after the migration
This part is about the best and hardest migration:
The Universal Theme migration (UT)!
Most of the developers love the new theme and its functionality but what makes it so different to the old ones? What is the value of (more...)
Here it is:
RMOUG - Denver, CO
One of the larger conferences, the year usually starts out in Denver for me, (more...)