To Framework or Not to Framework is NOT the Question.

All Frameworks are is a set of Rules. So even without a Framework you are making a a set of rules in how you code. So even people who are not Quote Un-quote are not using a framework they are still using a framework. Just like Version Control. Those who say they are not using […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Beginner ColdFusion – ColdFusion Art Gallery ORM No Framework

Now we should take a look at ORM.  First I think it is best to look a ORM without using any Framework. So create a folder in the web root.  The folder  used for this example is “/CFArtGallery/” . In the root you put both the Application.cfc file and the Index.cfm file.   Just to make the demo […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Beginner ColdFusion – ColdBox Art Gallery – Lesson 3

Update the Handler named home.cfc like Brad Wood suggested in a comment to the last lesson and after removing the line “var rc = event.getCollection();”. /handlers/home.cfc The RC is the request collection.  This is where the URL, FORM, and REMOTE variables show up. Quote from ColdBox.org  “On every request to a ColdBox event, the framework creates […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Beginner ColdFusion – ColdBox Art Gallery – Lesson 2

To get started you create a new Handler named home.cfc /handlers/home.cfc Create a folder under views named home  (/views/home/) Create a file named index.cfm and in that file simply put some test text like Home Index just to let you know when the page shows up. /views/home/index.cfm Create a file named default.cfm in the layouts […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Beginner ColdFusion – ColdBox Art Gallery – Lesson 1

The first few steps I am going to not be very detailed as there are plenty of instructions on installing ColdBox.   Go to http://www.coldbox.org/download and download the latest version.  The one I chose to download was the ColdBox Bundle Unzip the File downloaded. Inside is a folder named ColdBox and this folder needs to […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Beginner ColdFusion – ColdFusion Art Gallery

ColdFusion 101 Start by installing ColdFusion Server and ColdFusion Builder. There are many guides out there to teach you how to install ColdFusion Server and ColdFusion Builder. Go to one installation guide to install ColdFusion Server at: http://www.learncfinaweek.com/week1/ After you install ColdFusion there are some example databases installed while installing ColdFusion. I am going to use […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Just Add an Index

While working for a brand new client they called me in a panic. The website is at a standstill.  It is slow it is costing them orders.  They are losing money. After a lot of searching it was found that there was a query that was running very slow. The database was a mySql database. […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Welcome to CFTipsPlus

Please stop by and read my About page. All Expert Programmers can leave my site now. Those that are left are going to start getting some tips and tricks on ColdFusion, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, SQL, and whatever else I play around with while coding. I am NOT an expert just a programmer who has been […]

About Nathan Stanford Sr

Nathan recently has finished a new books. "Loving Your Spouse: Enjoying the Journey" and "You might be Apostolic if..." found on Amazon in paper back and kindle. He also has been losing weight while learning to walk and run. He is an expert programmer. He has spent more then 19 years in Information Technology working for several Fortune 500 companies. He also like to go cycling. His family are avid coupon shoppers. He and his boys enjoy sports together. He enjoys being romantic with his wife. He also likes playing games and fishing with his sons. He works for the University of Maryland in Baltimore.