Category: Standards

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SSRS Export to PDF breaking the columns in larger reports

This is a wierd problem, one could face in SSRS. The export to PDF or Word, appears to break the columns in larger reports with 10 or more columns. The main reason being the report size specifications. You can check your report properties to find the report size specifications. Check the screenshot below: Check the ...

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jQuery noConflict Tips

Some tips which i feel you need to know before using jQuery library: 1. You can use jQuery instead of $. 2. Predefined alias for jQuery: you can assign jQuery to any variable. With this you can load any versions of jQuery into your site. <!-- load jQuery 1.1.3 --> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.1.3.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript" ...

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How to enable javascript in various browsers – help file

This is a help reference for those sites, which are javascript critical. You can use this in a page to which you redirect in your javascript disabled scenario. Microsoft Internet Explorer 1. On the Tools dropdown menu, click Internet Options, and then click the Security tab. 2. Click on the earth «Internet» icon, and then ...

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jQuery Integration with BlogEngine.Net

Let me make it simple and easy to understand: Step 1 : Load the jquery script file, as below: <script src="/js.axd?path=script/jquery-1.3.2.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script> Step 2 : Copy the jquery script to a folder named script inside the theme folder. Step 3 : Register jquery it the site head, as below: <script type="text/javascript"> $j = jQuery.noConflict(); $j(document).ready(function() ...

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Third party tool styles overriding my styles?

You might come across this scenario wherein, you want to override a css class of a third party add-in, but still not able to apply your styles. Well the reason is nothing but the concept of cascading coming into play. In this case, your third party selectors have the higher precedence over your site stylesheet. ...

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Concept of cascading in CSS

Most of us know that Cascaded Style Sheet abbreviates to CSS . But why is it called so? What is the cascading happening out in the stylesheet. Well the concept is pretty simple, but powerful. You might come across scenarios wherein, you want to override a css class of a third party add-in, but still ...

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CSS shortcuts

Using shortcuts in css, makes your CSS look neat, clean and compressed. It should be always taken into account that, you cannot simply play around with shortcuts. Different browsers, behave differently to the shortcuts. Following are some of the simple and effective shortcuts that i use in my css: Using Zeros :You need not mention ...

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CSS Menu Stepdown Issue

Normally when floating objects you can count on them lining up vertically until they break. That is, you could if you weren’t using IE 6. IE 6 appends a line break effect after each floated block element which will cause “stepdown”. The fix here is to make sure the line-height in the parent element is ...

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Some Common Html Validation errors you should keep in mind

Some common standards that i keep in mind while writing an html code: 1. Avoid using html tags inside <script>: It would be good if you avoid using html tags inside script tags on the page. <script type="text/javascript"> <!-- // This is an error! document.write("</P>"); // --> </script> As mentioned in the HTML 4 Recommendation's ...

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Setting screen width for Web sites to be viewed on iPhone

Fixing the width of the page in iPhone to a certain value is not direct. Safari is assuming an 800px width. The best solution to this is just by using the meta tags. Check the snippet below: To set the width to the screen width based on the mode he is in, be it landscape ...